The Hawaii Rainbow Warriors (3-2) will be at home in the Stan Sheriff Center when they meet the New Orleans Privateers (1-3). Action begins at 10 p.m. ET on Sunday, November 24, 2019.
New Orleans Privateers at Hawaii Rainbow Warriors Betting Preview
In the Privateers’ last outing, they were blown out by the Mississippi State Bulldogs, 82-59. New Orleans’ Troy Green had a good performance, recording 14 points. Mississippi State had an offensive rebounding percentage of 50.0 (above their season average of 44.0). New Orleans, on the other hand, had a better turnover percentage (15.7 vs. 16.4).
The Rainbow Warriors are trying to rebound after their 66-53 loss to the Illinois Fighting Illini in their last game. Zigmars Raimo was the game’s high scorer with 16 points on 7-for-12 shooting. Illinois had a much better free throw rate (0.278 vs. 0.031). Hawaii, on the other hand, forced the Fighting Illini into a turnover percentage of 20.0 (above the 15.4 mark opponents have averaged against Hawaii this season).
It will be a battle of opposite styles as the up-and-down Privateers will look to push the more half-court-oriented Rainbow Warriors. Since last season, the Privateers rank 74th in possessions per game while the Rainbow Warriors are 269th.
New Orleans Privateers at Hawaii Rainbow Warriors Prediction
Prediction: SU Winner – Hawaii, ATS Winner – New Orleans, O/U – Over
Betting Notes (2018-Present):
The Rainbow Warriors average 15.3 assists per game, which ranks 38th in the nation. The Privateers rank 211th in assists allowed per game (13.6).
New Orleans ranks 195th in rebounds per game (35.1) while Hawaii ranks 258th (33.7).
New Orleans ranks 22nd in steals per game (8.4) while Hawaii ranks 268th (5.1).
The Rainbow Warriors rank 100th in three pointers attempted per game (23.9) while the Privateers rank 318th (16.9).
Hawaii ranks 15th in blocks allowed per game (2.4) while New Orleans ranks 229th (4.0).