Eastern Washington Eagles vs. Seattle Redhawks ATS Prediction

Daniel GimenezArticles, Basketball, College Basketball

The Seattle Redhawks (7-2) will be at home in the Redhawk Center when they meet the Eastern Washington Eagles (1-4). The game gets underway at 8 p.m. ET on Saturday, December 1, 2018.

Eastern Washington Eagles at Seattle Redhawks ATS Odds

In their last outing, the Redhawks won big over the Northwest University Eagles, 107-72, while the Eagles got blown out by the Washington Huskies, 83-59.

Seattle dominated every facet of the game. They had a free throw rate of 0.227 (matching their season average) and a turnover percentage of 9.7 (better than their season average of 15.3). For those same stats, Northwest University was 0.081 and 15.2, respectively. Eastern Washington, on the other hand, forced Washington into a turnover percentage of 20.5 (above their season average of 16.6). Seattle was lifted by Terrell Brown, who finished with 26 points, 14 rebounds and six assists. Meanwhile, Jesse Hunt played a pivotal role for Eastern Washington with 15 points.

The Redhawks won the only game between these two teams last season, 84-65. Seattle launched 17 three pointers, making nine of them (52.9 percent). Eastern Washington was, meanwhile, 6-29 (20.7 percent).

From an effective field goal percentage perspective, Seattle figures to have a noteworthy advantage. Since last season, the Redhawks defense ranks 17th in effective field goal percentage allowed (0.463), while the Eastern Washington offense ranks 129th in effective field goal percentage (0.523).

Eastern Washington Eagles at Seattle Redhawks Betting Pick

Basketball Prediction: SU Winner – Seattle, O/U – Over

Betting Notes (2017-Present):

  • Seattle ranks 43rd in rebounds per game (38.4) while Eastern Washington ranks 236th (34.1).
  • The Eagles average 25.0 three pointers per game, which ranks 56th in the nation. The Redhawks rank 123rd in three pointers allowed per game (21.1).
  • Eastern Washington ranks 253rd in steals per game (5.2) while Seattle ranks 274th (4.9).
  • The Redhawks rank 21st in assists allowed per game (10.9) while the Eagles rank 163rd (13.3).
  • Eastern Washington ranks 35th in blocks allowed per game (2.6) while Seattle ranks 123rd (3.2).