Saint Peter's vs. Seton Hall Pick
Will No. 15 Seton Hall have another lopsided win at home when the Pirates take on Saint Peter’s tonight at 7PM ET?
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Seton Hall is favored at home tonight, as the Pirates are getting odds of -21.5 points against Saint Peter’s. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 133 points. Tonight’s game takes place from Walsh Gymnasium in South Orange, New Jersey and will air live on FS1.
Seton Hall is riding a four-game win streak following a 90-67 victory over VCU this weekend. The Pirates are 8-1 on the season while posting a 5-4 record against the spread. Seton Hall has covered in four straight as well. The Pirates are averaging 81.7 points per game while giving up 67.9 per contest. Desi Rodriguez is leading Seton Hall with 19.7 points and 5.1 rebounds per game while Angel Delgado is adding 13.3 points and 9.7 rebounds per contest.
Saint Peter’s is coming off a 76-74 win over Houston Baptist to improve to 4-4 on the season. The Peacocks are 2-3 against the spread, failing to cover in their last two games. Saint Peter’s is averaging just 66.1 points per game while allowing 66.4 per contest. Nick Griffin is leading Saint Peter’s with 18.1 points and 3.6 rebounds per game while Davauhnte Turner is putting up 10.4 points and 5 rebounds per contests.
Seton Hall has won nine of the last 10 meetings with Saint Peter’s while both teams are 2-2-1 against the spread in the last five in this series. Saint Peter’s is just 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games following a win. Seton Hall is 7-3 ATS in their last 10 after a win. Seton Hall has too much talent for the low-scoring Saint Peter’s team to keep pace with. The public betting is backing Seton Hall tonight and I think the Pirates will manage to cover.
CBB DAILY PREDICTION: SETON HALL -21.5