Virginia at Boston College College Basketball Parlay 1/9/2019
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
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The Virginia Cavaliers head to Conte Forum to take on the Boston College Eagles on Wednesday, January 9, 2019. The opening line for this game has Virginia as 12.5 point favorites.
Virginia comes into this game with an overall record of 13-0. They currently have a point differential of 22.5 as they are averaging 73.9 points per game while giving up 51.5 per contest. Boston College has an overall mark of 9-4. They are averaging 76.5 points per contest and giving up 71.3, which is a point differential of 5.2.
Valuable Virginia Cavaliers Betting Trends
The Virginia Cavaliers are 10-3-0 against the spread this season
The Virginia Cavaliers are 5-8-0 against the over/under this year
Important Boston College Eagles Betting Trends
The Boston College Eagles are 6-7-0 against the spread this season
The Boston College Eagles are 7-6-0 against the over/under this year
Key Virginia Cavaliers Injuries
No key injuries to report
Key Boston College Eagles Injuries
01/08/19 F Steffon Mitchell Undisclosed is questionable Wednesday vs Virginia
01/08/19 G Wynston Tabbs Knee is questionable Wednesday vs Virginia
De'Andre Hunter averages 13.8 points per contest in 28.2 minutes per game this year. He averages 2.2 assists per game and 5.1 rebounds per contest. His field goal percentage is 52% for the season while his free throw percentage is 83%. Kyle Guy comes into this game averaging 15.8 points per contest while playing 32.8 minutes per night. He grabs 4.1 rebounds per contest and distributes 2.1 assists per game. His FG percentage is 43% while his free throw percentage is 87%.
Wynston Tabbs averages 14.6 points per game and he sees the court an average of 31.3 minutes per game. He also hauls in 4.3 rebounds per game and dishes 3.0 assists per contest. His field goal percentage is 45% and his free throw percentage is 85%. Ky Bowman scores 20.4 points per contest while playing 38.6 minutes per game. He hauls in 7.8 rebounds per contest and has 3.6 assists per game on the season. His FG percentage is 43% and his free throw percentage is at 83%.
Useful Team Statistics
The Cavaliers allow 51.5 points per contest which is 1st in the country. They also surrender a 37% shooting percentage and a 25% average from 3-point range, ranking them 7th and 2nd in defensive field goal percentage. Opponents average 29.2 rebounds a game which ranks 9th, and they allow 8.0 assists per game which puts them in 1st place in D-1. They force 13.5 turnovers per game which ranks them 154th in Division 1. Virginia averages 73.9 points per contest, which is 180th in the NCAA. Their average scoring margin is 22.5 and their shooting percentage is 47% as a unit, which has them ranked 79th. From 3-point territory they shoot 40%, which is good for 17th in the nation. They average 34.8 boards per contest and 14.8 assists per game, which ranks them 248th and 111th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they are 351st with 8.8 per game.
Useful Team Statistics
The Eagles give up 71.3 points per game, which ranks them 185th in the nation. Their defense surrenders a 40% shooting percentage and a 31% average from behind the 3-point line, ranking them 38th and 68th in those defensive statistics. They rank 282nd with 14.7 dimes allowed per game and 239th with 36.4 boards surrendered per contest. The Eagles are 57th in Division 1 in forcing turnovers with 12.0 per contest. Boston College is 118th in the country with 76.5 points per contest this season. They are 176th in D-1 in shooting at 45%, while their average scoring margin is 5.2. They shoot 31% from beyond the arc, which is good for 307th in the country. They are 54th in the nation in rebounding with 39.2 boards per contest and 270th in assists per game with 12.3. The Eagles are 245th in turnovers per contest with 12.6.
The Cavaliers are 9th in the nation in offensive rating with 118.2. In terms of pace they are 350th in the country with 62.5 possessions per 40 minutes, and their effective field goal percentage of 55% is 61st. As a team they are 28th in college basketball in true shooting percentage with 59% and they shoot 3-pointers on 39% of their shots, ranking 166th in Division 1. Virginia is 348th in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 12.2 times per 100 possessions.
Boston College is 248th in the country in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 15.4 times per 100 possessions. The Eagles have an offensive rating of 106.5, which is ranked 134th. They are 182nd in D-1 in pace with 70.4 possessions per 40 minutes, and their eFG% of 51% is 206th. As a unit they are 164th in college basketball in true shooting percentage with 55% and they shoot 3-pointers on 39% of their shot attempts, ranking 168th in the country.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take Virginia -12.5 and under 128 total points
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