Colgate Red Raiders vs Lehigh Mountain Hawks Odds
The Lehigh Mountain Hawks hope to be lousy hosts on Saturday as the Colgate Red Raiders pay a visit to Stabler Arena on the college basketball betting menu.
The Red Raiders will look to vanquish their hosts on Saturday, as they are 1-0 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Mountain Hawks are 2-2 ATS. Colgate is 1-0 against the total, while Lehigh is 0-1 versus the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 101 (Mountain Hawks) and the No. 258 (Red Raiders) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 82-64 result in favor of the Mountain Hawks has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Lehigh's No. 21-ranked offense, averaging 78.4 PPG, against a Red Raiders defense that ranks No. 281 at 71.4 PPG. The Mountain Hawks field goal percentage has averaged 47.8% so far, more than the Red Raiders marksmen have achieved on the year, 42.7% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Colgate owns the country's No. 275-rated mark, allowing 75.3 points per game on the highway. Lehigh, on the other hand, rates No. 16 in scoring at home.
Colgate was a 73-59 loser in their most recent outing at home against Bucknell. The Red Raiders endured a 73-59 loss at the hands of the Bison on Wednesday, despite a 17-point effort from Murphy Burnatowski at Cotterell Court.
Lehigh was a 63-57 winner in its last match on the road against American. Lehigh got 22 points from Holden Greiner en route to a 63-57 victory over American on Wednesday at Bender Arena.
Colgate home to Army, Wednesday, January 23
Lehigh at Bucknell, Wednesday, January 23