Boston University vs Holy Cross: College Basketball Betting Picks, Predictions and Tips – February 13, 2021

Posted By PlayPicks Staff on February 13, 2021 - Last Updated on February 16, 2021

The Holy Cross Crusaders (1-7) are expected to continue a six-game losing streak when they host the Boston University Terriers (2-4) as 4.5-point underdogs at 2:00 PM ET on Saturday, February 13, 2021 at Hart Center. The contest airs on ESPN+. The matchup has an over/under of 142 points.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 13, 2021, 2:17 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Best Betting Odds

Computer Picks

Pick ATS:
Crusaders (+4.5)

While DraftKings has the Terriers winning by 4.5, the model has the Crusaders taking home the victory, with a considerable margin between the two spreads (7.5 points). Take the Crusaders.

Pick OU:
Over (142)

The model predicts a total 4.4 points higher than the one set by DraftKings for this game.

Prediction: Holy Cross 75, Boston University 72

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.

Examining the Over/Under

  • The Terriers’ average implied point total this season is 2.2 more points than their implied total in Saturday’s game (75.2 implied points on average compared to 73 implied points in this game).
  • Boston University is attempting to surpass its implied point total for this matchup (73) for the second time this season.
  • The average implied point total on the season for the Crusaders (80.1) is 11.1 more points than the team’s implied total in this matchup (69).
  • Holy Cross has scored more than this game’s implied total of 69 points four times this season.

Implied totals are projected point totals for each team based on totals and spreads set by sportsbooks.

Boston University and Holy Cross Records ATS

ATS Record ATS Record Against 4.5+ Point Spread Over/Under Record (O-U-P)
Terriers 2-4 0-0 3-3
Crusaders 3-5 0-0 4-4

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

Last 5 Games

Boston University

Holy Cross
Date Opponent Result Score Date Opponent Result Score
1/24/2021 Lafayette Win 64-61 1/31/2021 Colgate Loss 78-60
1/23/2021 Lafayette Win 81-76 1/30/2021 Colgate Loss 74-63
1/17/2021 Army Loss 76-65 1/24/2021 Lehigh Loss 82-74
1/16/2021 Army Loss 79-59 1/23/2021 Lehigh Loss 75-72
1/10/2021 Colgate Loss 89-45 1/17/2021 Colgate Loss 96-87

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