Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Gaels versus the Panthers? Tip off is at at 11:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on FloH. The game will be played at Hertz Arena in Estero, FL. The Gaels are the favored team in this non-conference contest against the Panthers. The game’s over/under currently sits at 158 points.
IONA GAELS VS HIGH POINT PANTHERS BETTING PICK
The Pick: High Point Panthers +4.5
This game will be played at Hertz Arena at 11:00 ET on Monday, November 20th.
WHY BET THE HIGH POINT PANTHERS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-66 in favor of the Panthers.
- Not only will High Point pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +4.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 158 points, and we like the under with a projected 141 points.
Can Iona Pull Off A Win at Hertz Arena?
After defeating Sacred Heart 88-81, Iona now has a 1-1 record. In their previous five road games, which includes last season, Iona has a 3-2 record. As we delve into Iona’s ATS performance, we find that they enter today’s game with a 0-2 ATS record. Looking further back to last year, the team’s previous three games have resulted in a 1-2 ATS record, accompanied by an average scoring margin of +3.
Iona comes in with an over/under record of 1-1-0 through two games, with their games averaging a combined 154.5 points per game so far. Over the course of the last five games, the Gaels’ games have averaged 73 points per game, along with an over/under record of 2-3.
The Iona offense is coming off a game in which they scored 88 points vs. Sacred Heart. Overall their field goal percentage was 48.4% while connecting on 14 threes. The top scorer for the Gaels was Idan Tretout with 34 points, while Wheza Panzo also chipped in with 12 points.
Iona’s defense is currently in line with the NCAA average for points allowed, allowing an average of 76.0 points per game. Against Sacred Heart in their most recent game, the Iona defense gave up a total of 81 points while allowing Sacred Heart to hit 48% of their shots.
Can High Point Pull Out the Win as Home Underdogs?
Heading into their third game of the season, High Point currently holds a 0-2 record. So far, the Panthers have played all of their games on the road. High Point’s ATS performance heading into today’s game is 0-2. In the last three games, the school has a 1-1 ATS record with an average scoring margin of +14.
High Point comes in with an over/under record of 1-1-0 through two games, with their games averaging a combined 171.5 points per game so far. When analyzing the Panthers’ last five games, they have produced a combined average of 78 points per game and an over/under record of 0-4.
In contrast to their season average of 91.7 points per game, the High Point had a below average performance. They scored 72 points against Queens (NC) and had a field goal percentage of 44.6%. Duke Miles led the team in scoring, putting up 21 points. Additionally, Kimani Hamilton contributed 15 points for the Panthers.
High Point’s defense is currently in line with the NCAA average for points allowed, allowing an average of 74.7 points per game. On average, opposing teams are hitting 7.7 threes per game vs. Iona. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 26.0%.