Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Bobcats versus the Mountaineers? Tip off is at at 4:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on ESPN+. The game will be played at Knott Arena in Emmitsburg, MD. Quinnipiac is favored by -1.5 in this Metro Atlantic Athletic conference matchup the against Mount St. Mary’s. The over/under for the game is set at 150.5 points.
QUINNIPIAC BOBCATS VS MOUNT ST. MARY’S MOUNTAINEERS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers +1.5
This game will be played at Knott Arena at 4:00 ET on Saturday, February 10th.
WHY BET THE MOUNT ST. MARY’S MOUNTAINEERS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 74-69 in favor of the Mountaineers.
- Not only will Mount St. Mary’s pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +1.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 150.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 143 points.
Will the Bobcats Find a Way to Win on the Road?
Quinnipiac has been dominant at home this season, but they have also been very good on the road. They are 8-3 on the road, and they have won their last four road games.
Overall, the Bobcats have won 10 games in a row, and they are 19-4 on the season. In their last game, they beat Saint Peter’s by a score of 84-73.
Quinnipiac has been a solid team against the spread this season, going 14-8 overall. As the favorite, the Bobcats have a mark of 10-5 vs. the spread this year. On the road, their ATS record is 7-4 and over their last 10 games as the favorite, Quinnipiac has an 8-2 ATS mark.
Quinnipiac games have an over/under record of 8-14 this season, and today’s line of 150.5 is higher than the average over/under line in their games (148.4). In their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 with an average scoring total of 152 points compared to their season average of 149.3 points per game.
In their recent matchup, the Quinnipiac offense ended with 84 points against Saint Peter’s. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 58.7% and made 6 threes. Offensively, the Bobcats have a season long field goal percentage of 45%, which is 177th in the nation. In terms of three-pointers, they are 194th in percentage and 190th in three-pointers made.
So far, the Bobcats’ defense is ranked 145th in the country at 71.1 points per contest. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Quinnipiac’s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 40.5% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 31.1% this season.
Does Mount St. Mary’s Have a Shot at a Home Win?
Mount St. Mary’s will look to continue their three-game winning streak when they take on Quinnipiac. The Mountaineers have been much better at home this season, going 6-3 compared to 4-10 on the road.
Mount St. Mary’s is 1-9 as an underdog this season, and they are coming off an 82-78 win over Manhattan. Over their last 10 home games, the Mountaineers are 7-3.
Mount St. Mary’s has struggled against the spread this season, going just 9-13-1. Their ATS record at home is 4-5 and they are 0-3 ATS in their last three home games. Overall, they are 4-6 ATS in their last 10 games as the underdog and have gone just 1-4 ATS in their last five games as the underdog.
Mount St. Mary’s games have an over/under record of 14-9 this season. So far, the average point total in their games is 142.6 points. Today’s over/under line of 150.5 is higher than the average over/under line in their games this season (137.8). Over their last three games, their games have had an average scoring total of 140 points compared to their season average of 142.6 points per game.
Mount St. Mary’s recently showcased a strong offensive performance, scoring 82 points against Manhattan. This output exceeded their season average of 72 points per game. The top scorer for the Mountaineers was Dakota Leffew with 20 points, while Josh Reaves also added 15 to the scoreboard.
Coming into today’s game, the Mount St. Mary’s defense is giving up an average of 70.6 points per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 6.3 threes per game vs. Quinnipiac. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 32.8%.