Both teams look to remain unbeaten as the Oklahoma Sooners (3-0) challenge the William & Mary Tribe (4-0) at Lloyd Noble Center. The game is scheduled to start at 7 p.m. ET on Monday, November 18, 2019.
William & Mary Tribe vs. Oklahoma Sooners ATS Prediction
The Tribe will be hoping for a similar result after topping the Hampton Pirates in their last matchup, 78-65. The Tribe had a phenomenal effective field goal percentage of 0.627 (above their season average of 0.562) and held the Pirates to an offensive rebounding percentage of 26.1 (below their season average of 50.6). With 22 points on 10-for-13 shooting, Andy Van Vliet led William & Mary in scoring.
In the Sooners’ previous outing, they defeated the Oregon State Beavers, 77-69. The Sooners had a better free throw rate (0.190 vs. 0.106) and had a better offensive rebounding percentage (29.7 vs. 26.2). Kristian Doolittle was the top scorer from either team with 19 points on 6-for-14 shooting from the field.
William & Mary might struggle to create turnovers. Since the 2018-19 season, Oklahoma ranks 61st in the nation at avoiding errors (turnover percentage of 16.9 percent), while William & Mary has forced the fifth-fewest turnovers (15.4 percent). Also, the Tribe’s 26th-ranked offense (effective field goal percentage of 0.550) will face off against the Sooners’ 37th-ranked defense (effective field goal percentage allowed of 0.471).
William & Mary Tribe vs. Oklahoma Sooners Odds Pick
Free Prediction: ATS Winner – William & Mary
William & Mary ranks 10th in assists per game (16.9) while Oklahoma ranks 203rd (12.6).
The Tribe average 4.7 blocks per game, which ranks 23rd in the nation. The Sooners rank 201st in blocks allowed per game (3.7).
William & Mary ranks 121st in three pointers allowed per game (21.6) while Oklahoma ranks 287th (25.6).
The Tribe rank 106th in rebounds allowed per game (33.8) while the Sooners rank 262nd (37.1).
Oklahoma ranks 190th in steals per game (5.9) while William & Mary ranks 258th (5.0).