The Navy Midshipmen (8-7, 2-2 Pat) will be at Stabler Arena to challenge the Lehigh Mountain Hawks (5-11, 2-2 Pat) in a Pat matchup. The game starts at 7 p.m. ET on Wednesday, January 15, 2020.
Navy Midshipmen vs. Lehigh Mountain Hawks ATS Odds
In their last game, the Mountain Hawks were victorious over the American University Eagles, 82-73, while the Midshipmen were beaten by the Colgate Raiders, 70-63.
Lehigh dominated nearly every stat category in the game. They had a phenomenal free throw rate of 0.423 (above their season average of 0.160) and an effective field goal percentage of 0.577 (above their season average of 0.489). For those same stats, American University was 0.139 and 0.438, respectively. Navy, meanwhile, had an offensive rebounding percentage of 42.2 (above their season average of 34.5). Jordan Cohen played a key role for Lehigh with 25 points, eight assists and five rebounds. Meanwhile, Cam Davis played well for Navy, recording 22 points.
In their first matchup this season, Davis led the Midshipmen to a 64-58 victory. He scored a game-high 25 points. Navy’s 0.362 free throw rate was their biggest advantage over Lehigh, who had a mark of 0.132.
Lehigh could have difficulty getting to the charity stripe in this matchup. The Mountain Hawks currently rank 324th in the NCAA with a free throw attempt (FTA) rate of 0.175, while Navy ranks 25th in FTA rate allowed (0.158).
Navy Midshipmen vs. Lehigh Mountain Hawks Pick
Prediction: SU Winner – Lehigh, ATS Winner – Navy, O/U – Over
- Navy ranks 159th in three pointers attempted per game (21.6) while Lehigh ranks 285th (16.3).
- The Midshipmen rank 29th in rebounds allowed per game (31.1) while the Mountain Hawks rank 111th (34.3).
- The Midshipmen have been outscored by an average of 1.6 points in their last five games. On the season, Navy has defeated opponents by an average of 2.2 points.
- During their last five games, the Mountain Hawks have scored an average of 69.4 points per game (2.1 above their season average) and allowed an average of 72.6 points per game (1.5 above their season average).