Rhode Island Rams vs. Duquesne Dukes 1/20/2021 Betting Preview: Predictions, Computer Picks, Odds, Line, Spread and Trends

Written by on January 20, 2021

The Rhode Island Rams (6-6) hit the road in A-10 action against the Duquesne Dukes (2-3) on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 6:00 PM ET. The Rams are 5-point favorites in the game, the first matchup between the squads this season. The matchup has a point total of 135.5.

Betting Information

Rhode Island vs Duquesne Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Rhode Island -5 -112 -109 135.5 -114 -108 -233 184

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Computer picks for Rhode Island vs Duquesne
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Rhode Island (-5) Over (135.5) Rhode Island 72 Duquesne 65

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Total Facts

  • The Rams and their opponents have scored at least 135.5 points — this matchup’s over/under — in eight of 12 opportunities (66.7%) this year.
  • Duquesne has played in two games this season (out of five total matchups — 40% of chances) where they and their opponents combined to score at least 135.5 points.
  • The Rams and the Dukes combine to average 1.3 more points per game than the total of 135.5 set for this game.
  • Opponents of the two teams average a combined 0.6 more points per game (136.1) than this matchup’s over/under of 135.5 points.
  • The average over/under the Rams have had set in games this season is 11.6 more points than this outing’s point total.
  • The average point total for the Dukes this season is 9.7 points less than this game’s over/under.

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Rhode Island Betting Information

  • Rhode Island has been strong against the spread, going 7-5 this season.
  • The Rams have posted an even record of 1-1 against the spread when the spread is -5 or higher.
  • More often than not, Rhode Island and its foes have united to reach the over, cashing in on 8 of 12 chances this season.

Duquesne Betting Information

  • Duquesne has covered the spread in fewer than half of its contests, going 1-4 ATS.
  • When they are at least 5-point underdogs, the Dukes have a record ATS of 0-2.
  • Duquesne and its opponents have hit the over in more than half of their games this year — 3 of 5 (60%).

Head to Head

Rhode Island vs Duquesne (Last 2 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/22/2020 Rhode Island -3.5 137 -174 +141 Regular Season 77-55 URI
1/30/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 75-72 DUQ

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Rhode Island Leaders

  • The Rams leader in points and assists is Fatts Russell, who puts up 15.4 points per game along with 3.9 assists.
  • Rhode Island’s best rebounder is Antwan Walker, who averages 6.6 boards per game in addition to his 8.9 PPG average.
  • D.J. Johnson leads the Rams in three-point shooting with an average of 1.4 made threes per game.
  • Russell is the Rams leader in steals, averaging 2.2 steals per game, while Makhel Mitchell leads them in blocks with 1.4 per contest.

Duquesne Leaders

  • Marcus Weathers sits atop the Dukes leaderboards for scoring and rebounding with 13.8 points and 6.8 rebounds per game.
  • Duquesne’s assist leader is Sincere Carry with 4.2 per game. He also averages 9.0 points per game and grabs 4.8 rebounds per game.
  • Tavian Dunn-Martin makes more threes per game than any of his teammates on the Dukes, knocking down shots from downtown at a clip of 1.9 per contest.
  • Carry (1.6 steals per game) and Michael Hughes (1.5 blocks per game) lead the Dukes in steals and blocks, respectively.
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