The Detroit Titans (1-9), who are currently riding a six-game losing streak, look to get back in the win column when they welcome the Northeastern Huskies (5-6) to Calihan Hall. Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. ET on Thursday, December 19, 2019.
Northeastern Huskies vs. Detroit Titans Odds Preview
The last time the Huskies played, they lost to the Eastern Michigan Eagles, 60-55. Maxime Boursiquot had a good performance for Northeastern, putting up 10 points and 10 rebounds. Eastern Michigan had a much better free throw rate (0.271 vs. 0.145). Northeastern, meanwhile, had a better turnover percentage (19.0 vs. 19.8).
The Titans are trying to rebound after their 80-72 loss to the Toledo Rockets in their last game. With 11 points, Willy Isiani put together a good performance for Detroit. Toledo did a fantastic job of converting from the charity stripe (22-28; 78.6 percent). Detroit, meanwhile, was lights out from beyond the arc (13-28; 46.4 percent).
Northeastern could have their way on the offensive side of the ball as their elite offense squares off against one of the worst defenses in the nation. The Huskies currently rank sixth in effective field goal percentage (0.578), while Detroit ranks 339th in effective field goal percentage allowed (0.559).
Northeastern Huskies vs. Detroit Titans Odds Prediction
Prediction: SU Winner – Northeastern, ATS Winner – Northeastern, O/U – Under
Northeastern ranks 95th in three pointers allowed per game (21.3) while Detroit ranks 242nd (27.0).
The Titans’ average margin of defeat in their last five games has been 19.2, up from 17.1 for the season.
During their last five games, the Huskies have scored an average of 66.2 points per game (5.6 below their season average) and allowed an average of 64.2 points per game (3.2 below their season average).