Boston University at Holy Cross 2/18/19 - CBB Picks & Predictions
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Boston University Terriers vs. Holy Cross Crusaders
NCAAB: 7:05 PM EST
Feb. 18, 2019
Latest Odds : HC -5 Total 133
The Boston University Terriers visit the Hart Center in Worcester, Massachusetts in Monday to play the Holy Cross Crusaders. Boston University fell to 11-16 on the season following its 84-79 loss at home to Lehigh on Saturday. Tyler Scanlon led the Terriers in the loss with 19 points and six assists, while Max Mahoney scored 17. The Terriers have now lost four straight.
Holy Cross improved to 14-13 on the season following its 72-71 win on Saturday over Bucknell. The Crusaders were led by Jehyve Floyd with 19 points and eight boards while Matt Faw sank a critical 3-pointer with just 6.3 seconds remaining to help lift Holy Cross to the win.
Max Mahoney leads Boston University in scoring and rebounding with averages of 16.5 points and 6.2 rebounds per game. Tyler Scanlon is the leader in assists with an average of 3.2 per game. The Terriers are shooting 47.0% from the field and 33.8% from 3-point territory.
Jacob Grandison leads the Crusaders in scoring with an average of 14.0 points per game. Jehyve Floyd leads Holy Cross in rebounds and assists with averages of 6.0 rebounds and 3.5 assists per game. As a team, Holy Cross is shooting 46.1% from the field and 37.2% from 3-point territory.
Recent Betting Trends:
Boston University is 3-7 ATS in its last 10
The OVER has cashed in 4 of the Terriers last 5
Holy Cross is 2-8 ATS in its last 10
The OVER has cashed in 6 of the Crusaders last 10
Free Betting Pick: Boston University +5
Holy Cross lost to Boston University on January 30 by the score of 68-54 failing to cover as 1.5-point home dogs. The Crusaders have failed to cover 11 of the last 13 overall. Boston University has not covered the nut very well failing to do so in 3 of the last 4 overall, but did easily defeat Holy Cross two weeks ago by 14 points. Final Score Prediction, Boston University wins and covers ATS 65-60.