Villanova vs Seton Hall Odds & Free Pick

Villanova vs Seton Hall Odds & Free Pick

Villanova vs Seton Hall Odds & Free Pick

The Villanova Wildcats look for their seventh straight win as they take on the Seton Hall Pirates in a Big East weekend matchup. The betting odds favor Nova by 6.5-points to beat Hall. Tip-off is this Saturday, February 18th at 12:30 PM ET on FOX from the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.

Villanova Wildcats Vs Seton Hall Pirates Odds & Free Pick

What: No. 2 Villanova Wildcats (25-2) at Seton Hall Pirates (15-9)
When: Saturday, February 18, 2017
Start Time: 12:30 PM ET  
Where: Newark, New Jersey
Stadium: Prudential Center
Spread: NOVA -6.5
Watch: FOX Sports
Stream: Fox Sports Go
Listen: Villanova vs Seton Hall

Why Bet The Villanova Wildcats To Beat The Pirates

The Wildcats have won six straight games in a row including 75-62 win in midweek over DePaul. They are 25-2 SU and 10-14-2 ATS this season. They average 77.3 points per game (Tied-93rd) and allow 62.7 points per game (16th).

Villanova shoots 49.2% from the field (9th) and 37.1% from three-point land (90th). Sophomore guard Jalen Brunson (14.3 PPG & 4.3 APG) shot 4-8 from the field and 2-3 from beyond the arc to lead the team with 18 points against DePaul. Senior guard Josh Hart (18.7 PPG & 6.6 RPG) added 16.

"I was just focused on playing for my teammates and coaches. Honestly." Brunson said. "I looked at it as just another game as a team."

The Wildcats average 33.9 rebounds (Tied-281st), 14.6 assists (108th) and 7.0 steals per game. Villanova has a +14.6 point differential this season. Hart leads the team with 6.6 rebounds and sophomore guard Mikal Bridges is tops with 1.7 steals.

Why Bet The Villanova Wildcats To Beat The Pirates

Seton Hall has won three of their last five games, including an 87-81 upset win against Creighton in their last outing. They are 16-9 SU and 14-9 ATS this season. They average 74.2 points per game (163rd), and give up 70.3 points per game (125th).

The Pirates shoot 44.5% from the field (171st) and 34.0% from three-point land (226th). In their win over Creighton, junior guard Khadeen Carrington had a career’s best 41 points after shooting 10-15 from the field and 3-5 from beyond the arc.

“I am definitely finding it,” said Carrington. “I didn’t play too well against St. John’s from a shooting standpoint. I didn’t hit a lot of shots that I usually hit. The biggest thing for me tonight was the seven assists and one turnover.”

Seton Hall averages 41.3 rebounds per game (4th), 12.5 assists (Tied-253rd) and 6.9 steals. They have a slim +3.88 point differential. Junior forward Angel Delgado leads the Pirates with 13.0 rebounds and senior guard Madison Jones is tops with 1.7 steals.

If You Still Can’t Decide Who To Bet On:

  • Villanova is 4-0 SU and 1-3 ATS in their last four.
  • Villanova is 3-4 ATS on the road, 8-9 ATS as a favorite, 2-2 ATS when the spread was between -8.5 and -4.5.
  • Seton Hall is 3-1 SU and 2-2 in their last four.
  • Seton Hall is 4-5 ATS at home, 3-3 ATS as an underdog or PK, 2-1 ATS when the spread was between +4.5 and +8.5.
  • Seton Hall has covered the spread in three of their last four games against Villanova
  • Seven of the last ten games in the series have gone UNDER the game total.

Villanova vs Seton Hall ATS Pick

Villanova is inching its way to becoming the first team in Big East history to win four straight regular-season titles and Seton Hall won’t be but a speedbump.

Bet Villanova to cover.

Sources:
http://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/game?gameId=400919724
http://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/team/_/id/222/villanova-wildcats
http://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/team/_/id/2550/seton-hall-pirates http://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/statistics/team/_/stat/field-goals/sort/fieldGoalPct/count/9
http://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/statistics/team/_/stat/3-points/sort/threePointFieldGoalPct/count/90
http://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/statistics/team/_/stat/field-goals/sort/fieldGoalPct/count/169
http://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/statistics/team/_/stat/3-points/sort/threePointFieldGoalPct/count/210