Army vs Boston University: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 27, 2021

Written By Staff on February 27, 2021

The Boston University Terriers (5-9) are 5-point underdogs as they try to turn around a three-game losing streak when they visit the Army Black Knights (10-7) on Saturday, February 27, 2021 at Christl Arena. The game airs at 3:00 PM ET on ESPN+. The over/under is 141.5 for the matchup.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 27, 2021, 2:20 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Army Betting Information

  • The Black Knights are under .500 against the spread this season with a record of 6-8
  • The Black Knights are 1-4 against the spread this season when they are at least a 5-point favorite.
  • Army and its opponents have gone over the set over/under in 7 of 14 games this season (50%).
  • The Black Knights lost 67-51 to Holy Cross in their last contest on Sunday. Lonnie Grayson scored a team-high 14 points in the loss. They were favored by 6 points and failed to cover the spread, and the teams combined to fall short of the 143.5 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Army Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Lonnie Grayson 17 13.9 5.6 1.8 1.2 0.1 2.6
Josh Caldwell 17 11.9 4.6 1.5 2.1 0.2 0.6
Alex King 17 10.9 4.2 1.5 0.5 0.3 1.3
Jalen Rucker 17 9.5 1.8 2.8 0.7 0.0 0.8
Tucker Blackwell 17 6.4 0.9 0.8 0.4 0.0 1.4
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Boston University Betting Information

  • Boston University holds a losing record ATS this season, covering five times and failing to cover nine times.
  • The Terriers only hold a 1-4 record against the spread this season when they play as at least a 5-point underdog.
  • Boston University and its opponents have typically hit the over this season, doing so in 64.3% (9) of its 14 games played.
  • The Terriers lost 86-75 to Holy Cross in their last contest on Wednesday. Javante McCoy put up a team-high 18 points in the loss. They were 9-point favorites and failed to cover the spread, and the teams combined to hit the over on the 141 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Boston University Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Javante McCoy 12 16.2 4.2 2.1 0.7 0.3 0.8
Walter Whyte 12 13.4 6.1 0.7 1.1 0.6 1.1
Sukhmail Mathon 14 11.2 7.9 1.4 0.5 0.9 0.1
Jack Hemphill 14 7.0 3.9 1.1 0.4 0.3 0.9
Jonas Harper 11 6.6 2.7 1.0 1.1 0.2 1.0

Total Facts

  • Army’s games this year have gone over the point total for Saturday’s matchup (141.5 points) in eight out of 17 opportunities (47.1% of matchups).
  • In 57.1% of Boston University’s games this season (8 of 14), the total points scored was greater than Saturday’s 141.5-point over/under.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 143 points per game, 1.5 points more than the total of 141.5 for this matchup.
  • The 146.8 points per game these two teams surrender to opponents on average this season are 5.3 more than the 141.5 over/under in this contest.
  • This season, the average total for Black Knights games is 142.8 points, 1.3 more than the over/under of 141.5 points for this contest.
  • Terriers games have a total points bet of 146.9 points this season, 5.4 points more than the over/under for this matchup.

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/17/2021 Army Boston University -4 140 -183 +150 Regular Season 76-65 ARMY
1/16/2021 Boston University Boston University -1.5 142 -125 +103 Regular Season 79-59 ARMY
2/5/2020 Boston University Army -2 143 -136 +110 Regular Season 80-66 BU
1/11/2020 N/A Boston University N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 81-59 BU

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