We’ve got another exciting Big East matchup on the schedule as the Villanova Wildcats and the Seton Hall Pirates are set to tip at noon ET on Sunday at the Wells Fargo Center. Villanova is 12-11 overall and 7-4 at home, while Seton Hall is 15-8 overall and 4-3 on the road. The Wildcats have won the last seven head-to-head matchups with the Pirates.
However, Seton Hall has covered the spread in two of its last three meetings with Villanova. This time around, the Wildcats are favored by 5.5 points in the latest Villanova vs. Seton Hall odds and the over/under is 133 points. Before entering any Villanova vs. Seton Hall picks, you’ll want to see the NCAA Basketball predictions from the advanced computer model at SportsLine.
The model simulates every Division I college basketball game 10,000 times. It enters Week 14 of the 2023-24 season on a 124-82 roll on all top-rated college basketball picks dating back to last season, returning more than $2,000 for $100 players. It is also off to a sizzling 20-9 start on top-rated spread picks this season. Anyone following has seen huge returns.
- Villanova vs. Seton Hall spread: Villanova -5.5
- Villanova vs. Seton Hall over/under: 133 points
- Villanova vs. Seton Hall money line: Villanova: -231, Seton Hall: +188
- Villanova vs. Seton Hall picks: See picks here
What you need to know about Villanova
Villanova fell just short of the Xavier Musketeers by a score of 56-53 on Wednesday. Villanova’s loss shouldn’t obscure the performances of Brendan Hausen, who scored 15 points, and Hakim Hart, who scored seven points to go along with five rebounds, two assists, two steals, and a block.
Both players came off the bench and Villanova did manage to hold Xavier to 34.4% shooting from the floor as a team. However, the Wildcats only shot 33.9% on their own and went just 6-for-21 from the 3-point line. They’re now 0-6 on the season when they shoot less than 30% from beyond the arc.
What you need to know about Seton Hall
Meanwhile, the Pirates earned a 76-70 win over the Georgetown Hoyas on Wednesday. Seton Hall relied on the efforts of Kadary Richmond, who scored 20 points along with eight assists and seven rebounds, and Dre Davis, who dropped a double-double with 25 points and 10 rebounds.
Richmond is now averaging 16.1 points, 7.0 rebounds, and 5.0 assists per game this season, while Davis is averaging 14.3 points and 5.9 rebounds. It was Davis’ second double-double in a row and he’s now averaging 18.0 points and 10.3 rebounds over his last three contests.
How to make Villanova vs. Seton Hall picks
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So who wins Seton Hall vs. Villanova, and which side of the spread hits well over 60% of the time? Visit SportsLine now to find out which side of the spread you need to jump on, all from the model that is on a 124-82 roll on its top-ranked college basketball picks, and find out.