Colgate Red Raiders vs Terriers College Hoops Game Preview
Colgate Red Raiders vs St. Francis NY Terriers Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Saturday when the St. Francis NY Terriers try to run the Colgate Red Raiders off the court at Pope Center in college hoops action.
The Terriers are 2-7 so far on the season, and 0-0 ATS vs. the number. The Red Raiders, meanwhile, are 3-8 and 1-0 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen St. Francis NY go 0-0 and the Red Raiders go 1-0 on the totals.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 318 (Terriers) and the No. 209 (Red Raiders) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 63-60 result in favor of the Terriers has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits St. Francis NY's No. 177-ranked offense, averaging 68 PPG, against a Red Raiders defense that ranks No. 319 at 75.5 PPG. The Terriers field goal percentage has averaged 43.5% so far, more than the Red Raiders marksmen have achieved on the year, 41.3% per game.
Defensively, Colgate features the nation's No. 294-rated defense on the road, allowing 78.1 points per game. St. Francis NY, meanwhile, comes in at No. 323 nationally in scoring at home.
Colgate was a 79-45 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Providence. Colgate was run off the court by the Friars on Tuesday as Providence routed them 79-45 at Dunkin Donuts Center.
St. Francis NY was a 77-60 loser in their most recent outing on the road against St. John's. The Terriers got 14 points from Jalen Cannon, but it was St. John's that prevailed in a 77-60 final on Saturday at Barclays Center.
Colgate home to Binghamton, Friday, December 28
St. Francis NY at NJIT, Sunday, December 30