Nicholls State Colonels vs. Houston Baptist Huskies: 2/24/2021 Predictions, Computer Picks, Odds, Line, Spread and Betting Trends

Written by on February 24, 2021

The Nicholls State Colonels (12-5) will attempt to build on a three-game win streak when they host the Houston Baptist Huskies (3-13) on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at Stopher Gymnasium as big, 12-point favorites. The contest airs at 8:00 PM ET. The matchup has an over/under of 154.5.

Betting Information

Nicholls State vs Houston Baptist Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Nicholls State -12 -110 -110 154.5 -110 -112 -910 575

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Computer picks for Nicholls State vs Houston Baptist
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Houston Baptist (+12) Under (154.5) Nicholls State 81 Houston Baptist 70

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Total Facts

  • In 29.4% of their opportunities this year (five of 17 chances), the Colonels and their opponents have recorded more than this matchup’s over/under of 154.5 points.
  • Houston Baptist and its opponents have added up to score at least 154.5 points in 43.8% of their matchups this year (seven of 16 opportunities).
  • The two teams average a combined 5.6 less points per game (148.9) than this game’s total of 154.5 points.
  • The Colonels and the Huskies have seen their opponents average a combined 1.4 less points per game than the over/under of 154.5 set for this game.
  • The Colonels average point total in outings this year is 148.9, 5.6 points below the total in this game.
  • The average over/under in Huskies games this year is 1.4 fewer points than the point total of 154.5 in this outing.

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Nicholls State Betting Information

  • Nicholls State has covered in just six of 16 matchups this season.
  • When favored by at least 12 points, the Colonels have struggled to a 0-1 record ATS this season.
  • Nicholls State and its opponents have converted the over just 6 times in 16 (37.5%) games this season.

Houston Baptist Betting Information

  • Houston Baptist has covered the spread in more than half of its contests, going 7-5-1 ATS.
  • The Huskies and their opponents have hit the over in fewer than half of their matchups this season — 6 of 13 (46.2%).

Head to Head

Nicholls State vs Houston Baptist (Last 5 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/20/2021 Nicholls State -9 155 -451 +342 Regular Season 92-83 NICHLS
2/26/2020 Nicholls State -7.5 162.5 -343 +263 Regular Season 93-85 NICHLS
1/22/2020 Nicholls State -17.5 167 -2667 +1080 Regular Season 91-83 NICHLS
2/16/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 88-82 HOUBAP
1/12/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 77-76 NICHLS

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Nicholls State Leaders

  • Jitaurious Gordon leads the Colonels in points and assists per game, scoring 14.8 points and distributing 3.7 assists.
  • Najee Garvin is the Colonels best rebounder, pulling down an average of 6.8 boards in each contest while scoring 12.7 points per game.
  • Gordon leads the Colonels in three-point shooting, making an average of 2.6 shots per game from beyond the arc.
  • The Nicholls State steals leader is Kevin Johnson, who averages 2.3 takeaways per game, while its blocks leader is Ryghe Lyons, who compiles 1.6 rejections per contest.

Houston Baptist Leaders

  • Pedro Castro records 14.1 points and 7.2 rebounds per game for the Huskies, enough to make him the leading scorer and rebounder on the team.
  • Jade Tse dishes out 2.8 assists per game, the most assists on the Huskies.
  • Za-Ontay Boothman connects on more threes per game than any other member of the Huskies, knocking down shots from deep at a rate of 2.1 per game.
  • Castro’s stat line of 1.3 steals and 1.3 blocks per game put him at the top of the team’s steals and blocks leaderboards.
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