Villanova vs Providence: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – January 23, 2021

Posted By Staff on January 23, 2021

The No. 3 Villanova Wildcats (9-1) are big, 10.5-point favorites as they look to extend a seven-game win streak when they host the Providence Friars (8-6) on Saturday, January 23, 2021 at Finneran Pavilion. The matchup airs at 2:30 PM ET on FOX. The over/under is 140 in the matchup.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of January 23, 2021, 2:16 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Villanova Betting Information

  • The Wildcats have covered the spread more often than not this season, earning a record ATS of 6-3.
  • When favored by at least 10.5 points, the Wildcats are 3-2 against the spread this season.
  • In 55.6% of its games this season (5/9), Villanova and its opponents have outscored the set over/under.

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

Villanova Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Collin Gillespie 10 16.0 2.6 3.9 1.1 0.0 2.6
Jeremiah Robinson-Earl 10 15.4 6.9 2.0 0.5 0.5 0.9
Justin Moore 10 13.1 5.0 3.3 0.7 0.1 1.6
Caleb Daniels 10 11.3 2.9 1.7 0.4 0.1 2.1
Jermaine Samuels 10 9.1 6.8 2.0 0.3 0.2 0.7

Providence Betting Information

  • With a 6-5 record ATS this season, the Friars have topped expectations.
  • The Friars attain a 1-0 record against the spread this season when they enter a game as at least a 10.5-point underdog.
  • Six of the Friars 11 games (54.5%) this season have gone over the over/under.

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

Providence Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
David Duke 14 19.4 5.8 4.8 1.1 0.3 2.3
Nate Watson 14 19.1 7.1 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.0
A.J. Reeves 14 8.7 3.9 1.4 1.1 0.0 1.6
Jimmy Nichols Jr. 12 6.7 2.6 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.6
Jared Bynum 11 5.8 1.7 4.5 1.2 0.1 0.2

Total Facts

  • Villanova and its opponents have gone over Saturday’s 140 total in eight out of 10 games (80%) this year.
  • In nine out of Providence’s 14 games this year (64.3%), the competing teams combined for a higher point total than the total in Saturday’s matchup.
  • The over/under for the game of 140 is 13.8 points fewer than the combined points per game averages for the Wildcats (79.7 points per game) and the Friars (74.1 points per game).
  • This matchup’s total is 0.5 fewer points than the 139.5 these two teams combine to give up per game in 2020-21.
  • On average, the Wildcats have seen a 147.5 over/under in their games this season, 7.5 more points than the over/under in this contest.
  • Friars games have a total points bet of 145.9 points this season, 5.9 points more than the over/under for this game.

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/29/2020 Villanova Villanova -7 136.5 -335 +252 Regular Season 58-54 PROV
1/25/2020 N/A Providence N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 64-60 NOVA
2/13/2019 N/A Villanova N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 85-67 NOVA
1/5/2019 N/A Providence N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 65-59 NOVA

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