Wednesday, December 30, 2015
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The Navy Midshipmen travel to Sojka Pavilion to play the Bucknell Bison on Wednesday, December 30, 2015. The opening line for this game has Bucknell as 6.5 point favorites and the over/under has been set at 144.
The Midshipmen come into this game with an overall record of 9-4 and a road record of 5-0. They are 0-2 against the spread and their over/under record is 0-2. The Bison have an overall record of 3-8 and a home record of 1-4. They have an over/under record of 1-0 and they are 0-1 against the spread.
Jace Hogan comes into this contest averaging 12.3 points per game while playing 27.1 minutes per night so far this season for the Midshipmen. He pulls down 6.6 rebounds per game and dishes out 1.1 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 46% while his free throw percentage is currently at 75%. Shawn Anderson averages 11.7 points per game in 28.4 minutes per contest this season. He averages 2.5 assists per contest and 3.9 rebounds per game for Navy. His field goal percentage is 49% for the year while his free throw percentage is 69%.
Chris Hass averages 18.1 points per game while playing 31.5 minutes per contest this year for the Bison. He grabs 4.5 rebounds per game and has 1.3 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 44% and his free throw percentage currently is at 79%. Zach Thomas averages 13.4 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 23.2 minutes per contest. He also averages 5 rebounds per contest and 1.9 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 47% and his free throw percentage is 77%.
Navy averages 63 points per contest this season which ranks them 325th in the nation. Their average scoring margin is 2.4 and their shooting percentage is 43% as a team which has them ranked 158th. Behind the arc they shoot 31% which is good for 261st in the country. They average 35.6 rebounds per game and 12.6 assists per game which ranks them 205th and 202nd in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 221st with 13.6 per game. The Midshipmen allow 60.6 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 12th in the nation. They also allow a 41% shooting percentage and a 31% average from behind the arc ranking them 88th and 60th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 31 rebounds a game which ranks 18th and they give up 10.4 assists per contest which puts them in 24th place in the country. They force 13.5 turnovers per game which ranks them 130th in the Division 1.
Bucknell averages 77 points per game this year which ranks them 91st in Division 1 college basketball. Their average scoring margin is -5 and their shooting percentage is 45% as a team which has them sitting in the 109th spot in the country. Behind the arc they shoot 35% which is good for 144th in the nation. They average 34.9 rebounds per game and 15.4 assists per contest which ranks them 225th and 64th respectively. In the turnover department the Bison rank 304th with 14.8 per game. The Bison allow 82 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 322nd in the country. They also allow a 46% shooting percentage and a 39% average from behind the arc ranking them 260th and 307th in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 36.1 rebounds a game which ranks 168th and they give up 16 assists per contest which puts them in 302nd place in the nation. The Bison force 12.3 turnovers per game which ranks them 233rd in college basketball.
Navy Midshipmen Betting Trends
The Navy Midshipmen are 0-2 against the spread
The Navy Midshipmen are 0-2 against the over/under
Bucknell Bison Betting Trends
The Bucknell Bison are 0-1 against the spread
The Bucknell Bison are 1-0 against the over/under
Navy Midshipmen Injuries
No key injuries to report
Bucknell Bison Injuries
11/15/15 C Ben Oberfeld Undisclosed "?"
11/15/15 G Matt O'Reilly Illness "?"
Josh's Pick: Take Navy
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