Lafayette Leopards vs Army Black Knights Odds
A key college battle sees the visiting Lafayette Leopards travelling to Army Wednesday to take on the Black Knights.
Army will face the 8-10 Leopards, who own a 1-0 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Black Knights are 0-0 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Leopards are 0-1 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 140-rated Black Knights and the No. 328-ranked Leopards, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 74-67 result in favor of the Black Knights.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Leopards is ranked No. 335 in NCAA hoops at 29.5 per game. Contrast that with Army’s No. 52 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Army is the No. 43-ranked team in the country at 7.9 per game, while Lafayette rates No. 28 at 8.2 per game.
Defensively, Lafayette features the nation's No. 326-rated defense on the road, allowing 79.2 points per game. Army, meanwhile, comes in at No. 43 nationally in scoring at home.
Lafayette was a 64-47 winner in their most recent outing at home against Navy. The Leopards got 22 points from Seth Hinrichs as Lafayette ran past Navy 64-47 on Saturday at Kirby Center.
Army lost its last outing, a 76-55 result against Bucknell on January 12. Army was crushed on Saturday, getting blown out by Bucknell and falling by a 76-55 score at Sojka Pavilion.
Lafayette at Bucknell, Saturday, January 19
Army home to Navy, Sunday, January 20