College Basketball Matchup - Cent Conn State Blue Devils St. Francis PA Red Flash Odds Preview
St. Francis PA Red Flash vs Cent Conn State Blue Devils Odds
College basketball wagering interest will be high on Thursday when the Red Flash of St. Francis PA hit the hard court against the Blue Devils of Cent Conn State.
This season, the Blue Devils are 12-15 overall and 0-1 ATS ATS, while the Red Flash are 5-22 and 0-0 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Cent Conn State boasts a 1-0 on the OU, and St. Francis PA is 0-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Blue Devils - Red Flash odds would favor the Blue Devils if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Cent Conn State is rated No. 265 in the current Odds Shark poll, while St. Francis PA is at No. 341. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 68-61 win for the Blue Devils.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Red Flash rank No. 326 in NCAA Division 1 with 30.2 per game. That compares with Cent Conn State’s No. 197 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Cent Conn State is college basketball's No. 64-ranked team at 7.3 per game, while the Red Flash rate No. 111 with 6.7 per game.
Defensively, St. Francis PA features the nation's No. 167-rated defense on the road, allowing 69.4 points per game. Cent Conn State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 127 nationally in scoring at home.
St. Francis PA won its last outing, a 70-68 result against Monmouth on February 23. St. Francis PA earned a 70-68 victory over Monmouth on Saturday, getting 19 points from Anthony Ervin at DeGol Arena.
Cent Conn State won its last outing, a 67-65 result against Quinnipiac on February 25. Cent Conn State got 17 points from Kyle Vinales en route to a 67-65 victory over Quinnipiac on Monday at Detrick Gymnasium.
St. Francis PA at Bryant, Saturday, March 2
Cent Conn State home to Robert Morris, Saturday, March 2