The Delaware State Hornets (2-4) will be at home in Memorial Hall when they meet the Binghamton Bearcats (3-4). Tip-off is set for 8 p.m. ET on Wednesday, November 29, 2017.
Binghamton Bearcats at Delaware State Hornets Betting Preview
The Bearcats had no trouble getting past the Hartwick Hawks in their last contest, 97-65. Thomas Bruce was the games high scorer with 23 points on 10-for-10 shooting. Binghamton dominated every stat category in the game. They had a superb turnover percentage of 9.9 (better than their season average of 19.1) and an offensive rebounding percentage of 29.3 (above their season average of 26.3). For those same stats, Hartwick recorded marks of 25.1 and 16.7, respectively.
In the Hornets last matchup, they were thoroughly outplayed by the Troy Trojans, 95-64. Johquin Wiley led Delaware State in scoring with 14 points on 4-for-7 shooting. Troys 30.0 offensive rebounding percentage was their biggest advantage over Delaware State, who had a rate of 14.3. The Trojans mark was above their season average of 29.2, while the Hornets was below their season average of 40.2.
Delaware State could have difficulty getting to the foul line in this showdown. Since the 2016-17 season, the Hornets rank 338th in the nation with a free throw attempt (FTA) rate of 0.194, while Binghamton ranks 91st in FTA rate allowed (0.220).
The Bearcats won the sole contest against the Hornets last season, 85-66. The Bearcats dominated nearly every facet of the game. They had a solid free throw rate of 0.294 and a ridiculous effective field goal percentage of 0.686. The Hornets had marks of 0.145 and 0.527, respectively, for those same stats.
Binghamton Bearcats vs. Delaware State Hornets Prediction
Predictions: SU Winner – Binghamton, ATS Winner – Binghamton, O/U – Over
Betting Notes (2016-Present):
- The Bearcats rank 176th in blocks per game (3.1) while the Hornets rank 227th (2.7).
- Binghamton averages 21.7 three pointers per game, which ranks 142nd in the NCAA. Delaware State ranks 291st in three pointers allowed per game (24.7).
- The Bearcats rank 159th in rebounds allowed per game (34.9) while the Hornets rank 277th (37.8).
- Binghamton averages 12.9 assists per game, which ranks 196th in the nation. Delaware State ranks 270th in assists allowed per game (15.1).