Don’t miss out on the NCAA showdown between the Spiders and Eagles. The game is starting at 7:00 ET on ACC, and it’s hosted by the Eagles at Silvio Conte Forum in Chestnut Hill, MA. Get ready to place your bets! The odds for this non-conference game currently have the Eagles as the betting favorite with the over/under line sitting at 141.5 points.
RICHMOND SPIDERS VS BOSTON COLLEGE EAGLES BETTING PICK
The Pick: Boston College Eagles -5
This game will be played at Silvio Conte Forum at 7:00 ET on Wednesday, November 15th.
WHY BET THE BOSTON COLLEGE EAGLES:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-67 in favor of the Eagles.
- Not only will Boston College pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 141.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 142 points.
Can the Spiders Grab a Win in Chestnut Hill?
As they face off vs. Richmond, the Richmond Spiders come in with an overall record of 2-0. This season, the Spiders’ games have all been road contests. Richmond has an ATS record of 2-0 as they take the floor vs. Richmond. As they prepare for their first road game of the season, Richmond went 2-14 vs. the spread on the road a season ago.
Richmond comes in with an over/under record of 1-0-1 through two games, with their games averaging a combined 153 points per game so far. When assessing the Spiders’ performance in their last three games, their over/under record stands at 1-1-1, with their games averaging 80 points per game.
The Richmond offense is coming off a game in which they scored 90 points vs. Siena. Overall their field goal percentage was 59.3% while connecting on 10 threes. Isaiah Bigelow led the scoring for the Spiders, contributing 17 points. Additionally, Dji Bailey chipped in with 14 points.
Coming into today’s game, the Richmond defense is giving up an average of 61.5 points per contest.
Is A Home Victory Likely for Favored Boston College?
Richmond has an overall record of 2-0 as they gear up for the 3rd game of the season. Over their previous three home games including last year, Richmond has gone 2-1 at home. Currently, Richmond has an ATS record of 1-1 heading into their matchup vs. Richmond. When looking at Boston College’s performance in the last three games including last year, they have an ATS record of 2-1 and an average scoring margin of 2.
Boston College’s games have, on average, featured 152.5 points per game leading to an over/under record of 2-0-0. Their average over/under line is currently 135 points so far. When analyzing the Eagles’ last five games, they have produced a combined average of 71 points per game and an over/under record of 4-1.
Coming off their recent game, the Richmond offense tallied 75 points in a matchup against Citadel. Their field goal percentage for the game was 53.3%, and they made 4 threes. For the season, the Richmond offense has been one of the more efficient shooting teams in the NCAA with a field goal percentage of 51%. So far, they have hit 58% of their looks from inside the arc, and are averaging 7.5 made three’s per contest.
Currently, the Eagles’ defense holds the 70th rank in the nation, allowing 70.5 points per game.