Betting on today’s River Hawks and Peacocks game? Catch the action at Yanitelli Center in Jersey City, NJ, as the Peacocks hosts this showdown at 7:00 ET on ESPN+. The River Hawks are the favorites in this non-conference matchup against the Peacocks. The over/under for the game is set at 130.5 points.
MASSACHUSETTS-LOWELL RIVER HAWKS VS SAINT PETER’S PEACOCKS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Saint Peter’s Peacocks +5.5
This game will be played at Yanitelli Center at 7:00 ET on Monday, November 20th.
WHY BET THE SAINT PETER’S PEACOCKS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 72-69 in favor of the Peacocks.
- Not only will Saint Peter’s pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +5.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 130.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 141 points.
Can Massachusetts-Lowell Secure a Road Victory?
This will be Massachusetts-Lowell’s fourth game of the season and they currently have a 2-1 record. In their previous ten road games, Massachusetts-Lowell has gone 5-5, dating back to last year. As of today’s game, Massachusetts-Lowell holds a 2-1 ATS record. When factoring in the outcomes from last season, Massachusetts-Lowell has gone 7-2 against the spread in their previous ten games.
So far, Massachusetts-Lowell’s games have averaged 138 points per game with the average over/under line being 146.5 points. In the River Hawks’ last five games, the combined scoring average stands at 75 points per game, accompanied by an over/under record of 0-4.
The Massachusetts-Lowell offense is coming off a game where they scored 69 points against Arizona State. They posted a field goal percentage of 48.1% and connected on 6 threes. Offensively, the River Hawks have a season long field goal percentage of 49%, which is 81st in the nation. In terms of three-pointers, they are 303rd in percentage and 341st in three-pointers made.
In the current season, the Massachusetts-Lowell defense has excelled, sitting 24th in the nation by allowing 60.2 points per game. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Massachusetts-Lowell’s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 35.3% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 15.0% this season.
Can Saint Peter’s Pull Off a Home Win?
As they prepare for their fourth game of the season, Saint Peter’s comes in with a record of 1-2. Over their previous ten home games, which includes last year, Saint Peter’s has gone 5-5. As of today, Saint Peter’s has a 1-2 ATS record. Over their last ten games, which includes the previous season, Saint Peter’s is 4-6 vs. the spread.
In three games, Saint Peter’s comes in with an over/under mark of 2-1-0, with their games averaging 131 points per game. Over the course of the last five games, the Peacocks’ games have averaged 62 points per game, along with an over/under record of 4-1.
In their previous game, the Peacocks’ offense finished with 70 points, which is right in line with their current average of 68 points per contest. Michael Houge is currently the leading scorer for the team, entering today’s matchup with an average of 13.3. Meanwhile, Marcus Randolph also brings a PPG average of 10.7 into the game.
Saint Peter’s’ defense has been playing well, ranking 40th nationally, with 63.0 points allowed per game. The Saint Peter’s defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 71 points and allowed Fairleigh Dickinson to connect on 8 threes.