Betting on today's Skyhawks and Scarlet Knights game? Catch the action at Jersey Mike's Arena in Piscataway, NJ, as the Scarlet Knights hosts this showdown at 12:00 ET on BTN. The over/under for this non-conference contest is set at 136.5 points, with the Scarlet Knights being the favored team playing at home against the Skyhawks.

STONEHILL SKYHAWKS VS RUTGERS SCARLET KNIGHTS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Rutgers Scarlet Knights -26.5

This game will be played at Jersey Mike's Arena at 12:00 ET on Saturday, December 30th.

WHY BET THE RUTGERS SCARLET KNIGHTS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 93-56 in favor of the Scarlet Knights.
  • Not only will Rutgers pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -26.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 136.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 149 points.

Does Stonehill Stand a Chance on the Road?

After 14 games, Stonehill has a 2-12 record. In their 10 road games, the Skyhawks have yet to win and are 2-2 at home. Stonehill currently has an ATS record of 5-9, which is below .500. In their last five games, they have gone 2-3 vs. the spread.

Through 14 games, Stonehill has an over/under record of 6-8-0 with their games averaging a combined 145.9 points per game so far. When analyzing the Skyhawks' last five games, they have produced a combined average of 136 points per game and an over/under record of 1-4.

In their most recent game, the Skyhawks' offense tallied 59 points, consistent with their ongoing season average of 63.9 points per game. Tony Felder led the scoring for the Skyhawks, contributing 22 points. Additionally, Se'yphon Triplett chipped in with 16 points.

The Skyhawks' defense is presently ranked 275th nationally, allowing an average of 81.9 points per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 11.1 threes per game vs. Rutgers. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 35.6%.

Will Rutgers Find a Way to Win at Home?

After 11 games, Rutgers currently has a 7-4 record. In away games, the Scarlet Knights have a 1-1 record this season, and a 6-3 record when playing at home. Rutgers has a sub-.500 ATS record at 5-6. Over their last five games, the team is 1-4 vs. the spread.

After 11 games, Rutgers has an over/under record of 2-9-0, with their games averaging a combined 130 points per game so far. The Scarlet Knights have an over/under record of 1-2 in their last three games, with their games averaging 135 points per game.

In their most recent game, the Rutgers offense put up just 60 points vs. the Mississippi State Bulldogs. Overall, they are now averaging 68.3 points per game which is 359th in the country. On offense, Rutgers has been struggling with their efficiency, coming into today's game with a field goal percentgage of 41%. So far, they are 170th in free-throws made on a free throw shooting percentage of 65%.

So far this season, the Rutgers defense has been performing well, ranking 13th in the country at 61.7 points allowed per contest. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Rutgers' defense has allowed opponents to shoot 37.6% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 29.7% this season.