The Stanford Cardinal (5-0) are off to a hot start and will try to remain undefeated when they meet the William & Mary Tribe (4-1) at Maples Pavilion. Tip-off is set for 10 p.m. ET on Thursday, November 21, 2019.
William & Mary Tribe at Stanford Cardinal Odds Preview
In the Tribe’s last game, they were beaten by the Oklahoma Sooners, 75-70. With 30 points on 13-for-18 shooting, Nathan Knight was the top scorer from either team. Oklahoma had a turnover percentage of 5.0 (better than their season average of 13.0). William & Mary, meanwhile, held the Sooners to an effective field goal percentage of 0.440 (below their season average of 0.495).
The Cardinal come in on a high note after blowing out the Maryland Eastern Shore Hawks in their last outing, 76-55. Stanford was lifted by Jaiden Delaire, who was the game’s leading scorer with 21 points on 7-for-10 shooting. Stanford dominated nearly every facet of the game. They had a free throw rate of 0.260 (below their season average of 0.267) and an effective field goal percentage of 0.630 (above their season average of 0.570). Maryland Eastern Shore was 0.154 and 0.452, respectively, for those same stats.
It could be a tough game for Stanford on the offensive glass. The Cardinal rank 168th in offensive rebounding percentage (29.0 percent), while William & Mary ranks 61st in defensive rebounding percentage (74.5 percent) since last season. Moreover, the Tribe rank 25th in effective field goal percentage (0.550), while the Cardinal rank 50th in effective field goal percentage allowed (0.475).
William & Mary at Stanford ATS Prediction
Free Pick: SU Winner – Stanford, ATS Winner – William & Mary, O/U – Under
Betting Notes (2018-Present):
The Tribe rank 27th in blocks per game (4.6) while the Cardinal rank 129th in blocks allowed per game (3.3).
William & Mary ranks 12th in assists per game (16.8) while Stanford ranks 189th (13.0).
The Cardinal rank 143rd in steals per game (6.4) while the Tribe rank 269th (4.9).
William & Mary ranks 116th in three pointers attempted per game (23.5) while Stanford ranks 239th (20.5).