College Basketball Matchup - Fairleigh Dickinson Knights Cent Conn State Blue Devils Odds Preview
Cent Conn State Blue Devils vs Fairleigh Dickinson Knights Odds
Rothman Center features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Fairleigh Dickinson Knights and the visiting Cent Conn State Blue Devils in college hoops action on Saturday.
The Knights sport records of 7-15 and 0-0 ATS heading into this battle, while the Blue Devils have 9-11 and 0-1 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 0-0 for the Knights and 1-0 for the Blue Devils.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Knights sit at No. 343 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Blue Devils sit at No. 293 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Blue Devils will win this game 70-61.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Fairleigh Dickinson's No. 235-ranked offense, averaging 65.1 PPG, against a Blue Devils defense that ranks No. 333 at 75.6 PPG. The Knights field goal percentage has averaged 44.6% so far, more than the Blue Devils marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.3% per game.
Defensively, Cent Conn State features the nation's No. 313-rated defense on the road, allowing 77 points per game. Fairleigh Dickinson, meanwhile, comes in at No. 262 nationally in scoring at home.
Cent Conn State won its last outing, a 78-58 result against Monmouth on January 31. The battle between the Blue Devils and Hawks didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Monmouth was handed a 78-58 defeat on Thursday at Multipurpose Activity Center.
Fairleigh Dickinson was a 78-63 loser in their most recent outing at home against Bryant. The Knights endured a 78-63 loss at the hands of the Bulldogs on Thursday, despite a 16-point effort from Mathias Seilund at Rothman Center.
Cent Conn State at Long Island, Thursday, February 7
Fairleigh Dickinson at Sacred Heart, Thursday, February 7