Prairie View A&M Panthers vs UNC Greensboro Spartans Prediction, 12/1/2020 College Basketball Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Prairie View A&M Panthers vs UNC Greensboro Spartans
Date: Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Location: KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, KY
Odds/Point Spread: Prairie View A&M (+15)
The Prairie View A&M Panthers (1-2) are headed to KFC Yum! Center on Tuesday where they'll meet the UNC Greensboro Spartans (1-0). Prairie View A&M opens this contest as 15-point dogs. The total opens at 138.5.
Prairie View A&M will enter this contest with a record of 1-2 this year. The Panthers are shooting 36.7% on 3-point shots (22 of 60) and 60.9% from the charity stripe. They are averaging 64.7 pts per game (205th in Division 1) on 42.9% from the floor. They cough up possession 16.3 times per game and as a team they are committing 22.3 personal fouls per game. As a unit, Prairie View A&M is grabbing 32.3 rebounds per game and has earned 36 dimes so far this year, which is 64th in college hoops in terms of passing the rock. On the defensive end, the Panthers are forcing their opponents into 15.0 turnovers every game and they draw 17.0 personal fouls. They are ranked 292nd in college hoops in giving up assists to their opponents with 33 relinquished on the year. The Panthers are allowing a field goal percentage of 45.8% (70 of 153) and they concede 36.3 boards per game as a group. They are surrendering 27.9% on 3-point attempts and they rank 254th in the nation in PPG allowed (72.7).
The Prairie View A&M Panthers played the Louisville Cardinals and took a loss by a score of 86-64 in their last game. Prairie View A&M ended with a 39.3% field goal percentage (22 of 56) and buried 9 out of their 23 shots from 3-point land. At the free throw line, the Panthers buried 11 of their 20 attempts for a percentage of 55.0%. Concerning grabbing rebounds, they compiled 27 with 15 of them being on the offensive end. They also doled out 13 assists for the matchup as well as getting 8 steals and 2 rejections. In reference to the defense, Prairie View A&M allowed the other team to shoot 39.3% from the floor on 22 out of 56. Louisville dished out 16 dimes and 3 steals in this game. In addition, the Cardinals had 33 rebounds (8 offensive, 25 defensive) and had 2 blocks. Louisville ended up shooting 75.0% from the charity stripe by knocking down 24 of their 32 tries. They also knocked down 6 out of their 17 attempts from beyond the arc.
Faite Williams is a player who played a role in the game. He ended up finishing with 6 points on 3 out of 15 shooting. He was on the court for 38 minutes played and also grabbed 6 rebounds. Williams finished the game shooting 20.0% from the field and totaled 11 dimes. Someone else that played big minutes in this game for the Panthers was Jeremiah Gambrell. He had 2 rebounds and also earned 2 dimes. He ended up shooting 58.3% from the floor in this game by connecting on 7-of-12 (20 points). When this game wrapped up, Gambrell was on the court for 29 min.
UNC Greensboro has a win-loss mark of 1-0 on the season. When it comes to offensive execution, the Spartans are hitting on 45.8% from the field, which is ranked 110th in college basketball. UNC Greensboro has 77 pts on the season and they pull down 39 rebounds per contest. Their rate of dishing out assists is at 13 times per game (148th in D-1) and they are giving up possession 17 times per contest. The Spartans commit 24 fouls every game and they connect on 61.5% from the free throw line. The Spartans defensively are ranked 226th in college hoops in points given up per game with 70. The UNC Greensboro defense concedes 45.5% on 3-pointers (5 of 11) and their opponents are converting on 81.0% of their free throw attempts. They allow 11 assists and 24 boards per contest, which is ranked 198th and 104th in those defensive categories. They are able to force 20 turnovers on a nightly basis and allow teams to shoot 50.0% from the field (324th in college basketball).
When they last stepped on the court, the UNC Greensboro Spartans got the win with a final of 77-70 when they played the Little Rock Trojans. The Spartans were able to collect 20 defensive boards and 16 offensive boards totaling 36 in this game. They stuffed 7 attempts while recording 9 steals in this matchup. The Trojans committed 23 personal fouls in this contest which got the Spartans to the free throw line for a total of 26 attempts. They were able to convert 16 of those for a percentage of 61.5%. When it comes to shooting from downtown, UNC Greensboro converted 7 out of their 26 attempts (26.9%). Overall, the Spartans ended up shooting 27 out of 59 from the field which gave them a shooting percentage of 45.8%. The Spartans allowed the Trojans to knock down 24 out of 48 attempts from the floor which left them shooting 50.0% in this contest. They finished the game shooting 45.5% from three-point range by shooting 5 of 11 and ended up shooting 17 out of 21 from the charity stripe (81.0%). Concerning how they attacked the glass, UNC Greensboro allowed Little Rock to grab 22 in all (5 on the offensive glass).
Isaiah Miller ended up being important for the Spartans for this contest. He made 10 of 13 in the game giving him a field goal percentage of 76.9%, which gave him 24 points. Miller snagged 4 rebounds in his 30 mins and totaled 4 dimes for the contest. Another guy that ended being a contributor for UNC Greensboro was Kaleb Hunter. He accumulated 10 points in 29 minutes on the hardwood by way of 4 out of 11 from the floor in this contest. Hunter wrapped this one up going 36.4% from the floor while totaling 5 assists and 3 boards.
Who will win tonight's college basketball game against the spread?
Josh Schonwald's Pick: Take Prairie View A&M (+15)
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