Don’t miss out on the NCAA showdown between the Lancers and Redhawks. The game is starting at 6:00 ET on ESPN+, and it’s hosted by the Redhawks at Redhawk Center in Seattle, WA. Get ready to place your bets! The over/under goal line for this matchup is currently at 135 points, and the Redhawks are favored to win at home against the Lancers.
CALIFORNIA BAPTIST LANCERS VS SEATTLE REDHAWKS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Seattle Redhawks -6.5
This game will be played at Redhawk Center at 6:00 ET on Saturday, January 6th.
WHY BET THE SEATTLE REDHAWKS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 77-68 in favor of the Redhawks.
- Not only will Seattle pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -6.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 135 points, and we like the over with a projected 145 points.
Will the Lancers Secure A Victory as Road Underdogs?
California Baptist comes into today’s game as the underdog, with a point spread of +6.5. So far this season, they have an overall record of 8-6 and are currently on a two-game losing streak.
On the road, the Lancers are 2-3 this season and have an average scoring margin of -1.4 points per game. In their last game, they faced off against Utah Valley and lost by a score of 65-58.
California Baptist has struggled against the spread this season, going just 3-9. On the road, their ATS mark is 1-4. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, the Lancers are 2-8 vs. the spread.
Today’s over/under line of 135 for the California Baptist game against Seattle matches the average over/under line in their games this season. So far, the over/under record in their games is 5-7. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 128 points, which is lower than the average over/under line in their games this year (137.8).
In their most recent game, the California Baptist offense put up just 58 points vs. the Utah Valley Wolverines. Overall, they are now averaging 69.1 points per game which is 351st in the country. Dominique Daniels Jr. led the scoring for the Lancers, contributing 20 points. Additionally, Brantly Stevenson chipped in with 13 points.
This season, the California Baptist defense has been impressive, holding the 55th position in the country while permitting an average of 65.5 points per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 4.6 threes per game vs. Seattle. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 31.8%.
Is A Home Victory Likely for the Favored Redhawks?
Seattle comes into today’s game favored by 6.5 points and have a record of 9-5. They have won three straight games and are 7-2 at home this season.
In their last game, the Redhawks took on Utah Tech and won by a score of 70-53. Over their last ten games at home, Seattle is 8-2.
As the favorite this season, Seattle has a record of 5-5 vs. the spread. Their overall ATS mark is 8-5. At home, the Redhawks are 5-4 vs. the spread this year and 3-0 in their last three home games. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, Seattle is 5-5.
Seattle’s over/under record for the season is 5-8 and the average scoring total in their games is 139.7. Today’s over/under line of 135 is lower than the average OU line in their games of 140.5. So far, 12 of their games have had higher OU lines than today’s line. In their last three games, their over/under record is 1-2 and the average scoring total is 136 points.
Coming off their recent game, the Seattle offense tallied 70 points in a matchup against Utah Tech. Their field goal percentage for the game was 39.1%, and they made 9 threes. Leading the team in scoring is Cameron Tyson, who is averaging 18.5 heading into today’s matchup. Additionally, Alex Schumacher also maintains a PPG average of 12.4 heading into game.
So far, the Redhawks’ defense is ranked 44th in the country at 64.9 points per contest. Seattle’s three-point defense is currently 31st in the country at 5.1 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 38.1% of their shots vs. Seattle.