Looking to win big? The Warriors and Terriers face off at 2:00 ET on ESPN+. The Terriers are hosting the game at Case Gym in Boston, MA. The Warriors are the favorites in this non-conference matchup against the Terriers. The over/under for the game is set at 127 points.
MERRIMACK COLLEGE WARRIORS VS BOSTON TERRIERS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Boston Terriers +2
This game will be played at Case Gym at 2:00 ET on Saturday, December 30th.
WHY BET THE BOSTON TERRIERS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 84-62 in favor of the Terriers.
- Not only will Boston pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +2.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 127 points, and we like the over with a projected 146 points.
Can Merrimack College Pull Off a Road Win?
Today, Merrimack College will take on Boston in their 14th game of the season. So far this year, they have a record of 6-7. In away games, the Warriors have gone 2-6, while they have a 2-1 record at home. As of now, Merrimack College holds an ATS record that is above .500, sitting at 10-1. In their previous five games, the team has a perfect 4-0 record vs. the spread.
Merrimack College comes in with an over/under record of 4-7-0 through 13 games, with their games averaging a combined 134.3 points per game so far. When assessing the Warriors’ performance in their last three games, their over/under record stands at 0-2, with their games averaging 135 points per game.
In their recent game, the Warriors’ offense concluded with 68 points, consistent with their ongoing season average of 69.4 points per contest. The top scorer for the Warriors was Jordan Derkack with 21 points, while Devon Savage also chipped in with 16 points.
The Warriors’ defense is presently ranked 127th nationally, allowing an average of 70.3 points per contest. In their previous game vs. Bucknell, the Bison finished with a field goal percentage of 45% and a total of 52 points vs. Merrimack College.
Will the Terriers Make it Happen at Home?
Heading into their 13th game of the season, Boston arrives with a 4-8 record. The Terriers will step onto the court with a 2-6 record away from home this season and a 1-2 record this year. As of now, Boston’s record vs. the spread is below .500 at 3-8. In their last five games, they have gone 2-3 vs. the spread.
Up to this point, games involving Boston have had an average of 131.4 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 136 points. Their over/under record is 4-7-0. The Terriers’ have recorded an over/under record of 1-2 in their last three games, with their games averaging 128 points per game.
In their most recent game, the Terriers’ offense tallied 63 points, consistent with their ongoing season average of 65.4 points per game. Leading the team in scoring is Miles Brewster, who is averaging 9.3 heading into today’s matchup. Additionally, Otto Landrum also maintains a PPG average of 8.9 heading into game.
So far this season, the Boston defense has been performing well, ranking 68th in the country at 66.6 points allowed per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 7.2 threes per game vs. Merrimack College. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 30.4%.