Planning on watching today's Wildcats and Rams game? Catch the action at Ryan Center in Kingston, RI, as the Rams hosts this showdown at 6:00 ET on ESPN+. The odds for this non-conference game currently have the Rams as the betting favorite with the over/under line sitting at 150 points.

NEW HAMPSHIRE WILDCATS VS RHODE ISLAND RAMS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Rhode Island Rams -4

This game will be played at Ryan Center at 6:00 ET on Thursday, December 21st.

WHY BET THE RHODE ISLAND RAMS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-68 in favor of the Rams.
  • Not only will Rhode Island pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -4.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 150 points, and we like the under with a projected 143 points.

Will the Wildcats Pull Through as the Away Underdog?

As they prepare for their 12th game, New Hampshire holds a record of 7-4 and will face Rhode Island. In away games, the Wildcats are 2-4 while they are 2-0 at home. As for New Hampshire's performance against the spread, they come into today's game with a 5-3 record. On the road, the Wildcats have gone 4-2 vs. the spread, while at home they are 1-1 ATS.

After 11 games, New Hampshire has an over/under record of 5-3-0, with their games averaging a combined 152.1 points per game so far. When looking at the Wildcats' last three games, their over/under record is 0-2-1, with their games averaging 142 points per game.

The New Hampshire offense is coming off a game in which they scored 64 points vs. Dartmouth. Overall their field goal percentage was 34.8% while connecting on 5 threes. Leading the team in scoring is Clarence O. Daniels II, who is averaging 19.2 heading into today's matchup. Additionally, Ahmad Robinson also maintains a PPG average of 16.3 heading into game.

New Hampshire's defense is currently in line with the NCAA average for points allowed, allowing an average of 71.6 points per game. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, New Hampshire's defense has allowed opponents to shoot 38.4% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 22.8% this season.

Can Rhode Island Secure a Home Victory?

Rhode Island will have a 5-6 record when they play New Hampshire in their 12th game. So far this season, they are 0-4 on the road and 4-0 at home. Rhode Island has a current ATS record of 3-4-1 heading into today's game. In their last ten games, Rhode Island is 1-3 vs. the spread.

So far, Rhode Island's games have averaged 146.2 points per game with the average over/under line being 139.6 points. Over the course of the last five games, the Rams' games have averaged 142 points per game, along with an over/under record of 3-1.

The Rams' offense wrapped up their last game with 70 points, aligning closely with their current season average of 72.1 points per contest. Cam Estevez was the leading scorer for the Rams, putting up 13 points. In addition, Jaden House contributed 12 points.

At present, the Rams' defense is nationally ranked 141st, allowing 70.2 points per game. In their previous game vs. Charleston, the Cougars finished with a field goal percentage of 50% and a total of 85 points vs. Rhode Island.