Sunday, December 13, 2015
Bob Devaney Sports Center
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The Rhode Island Rams travel to Bob Devaney Sports Center to play the Nebraska Cornhuskers on Sunday, December 13, 2015. The opening line for this game has Nebraska as 1 point favorites and the over/under has been set at 148.
The Rams come into this game with an overall record of 6-3 and a road record of 0-0. They are 3-4 against the spread and their over/under record is 3-4. The Cornhuskers have an overall record of 6-4 and a home record of 5-1. They have an over/under record of 5-1 and they are 4-2 against the spread.
Hassan Martin comes into this contest averaging 11.8 points per game while playing 29.9 minutes per night so far this season for the Rams. He pulls down 6 rebounds per game and dishes out 1.1 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 56% while his free throw percentage is currently at 50%. Kuran Iverson averages 11.4 points per game in 28.4 minutes per contest this season. He averages 1.2 assists per contest and 5.6 rebounds per game for Rhode Island. His field goal percentage is 53% for the year while his free throw percentage is 48%.
Andrew White III averages 17.5 points per game while playing 27.1 minutes per contest this year for the Cornhuskers. He grabs 5.4 rebounds per game and has 0.1 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 49% and his free throw percentage currently is at 81%. Shavon Shields averages 14.9 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 28.3 minutes per contest. He also averages 5.2 rebounds per contest and 2.8 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 48% and his free throw percentage is 71%.
Rhode Island averages 68.6 points per contest this season which ranks them 239th in the nation. Their average scoring margin is 9.1 and their shooting percentage is 45% as a team which has them ranked 124th. Behind the arc they shoot 32% which is good for 222nd in the country. They average 35.1 rebounds per game and 10.4 assists per game which ranks them 221st and 304th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 103rd with 12.1 per game. The Rams allow 59.4 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 10th in the nation. They also allow a 42% shooting percentage and a 28% average from behind the arc ranking them 120th and 22nd in those defensive categories. Opponents average 32.6 rebounds a game which ranks 45th and they give up 7 assists per contest which puts them in 1st place in the country. They force 14.3 turnovers per game which ranks them 91st in the Division 1.
Nebraska averages 74.9 points per game this year which ranks them 125th in Division 1 college basketball. Their average scoring margin is 8.3 and their shooting percentage is 44% as a team which has them sitting in the 149th spot in the country. Behind the arc they shoot 35% which is good for 126th in the nation. They average 39.9 rebounds per game and 12.3 assists per contest which ranks them 72nd and 215th respectively. In the turnover department the Cornhuskers rank 231st with 13.9 per game. The Cornhuskers allow 66.6 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 74th in the country. They also allow a 41% shooting percentage and a 30% average from behind the arc ranking them 93rd and 46th in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 33.4 rebounds a game which ranks 64th and they give up 10.4 assists per contest which puts them in 38th place in the nation. The Cornhuskers force 13.9 turnovers per game which ranks them 115th in college basketball.
Rhode Island Rams Betting Trends
The Rhode Island Rams are 3-4 against the spread
The Rhode Island Rams are 3-4 against the over/under
Nebraska Cornhuskers Betting Trends
The Nebraska Cornhuskers are 4-2 against the spread
The Nebraska Cornhuskers are 5-1 against the over/under
Rhode Island Rams Injuries
11/16/15 G E.C. Matthews Knee out for season
Nebraska Cornhuskers Injuries
No key injuries to report
Guy's Pick: Take Rhode Island
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