College Basketball Matchup - Saint Joseph's Hawks Fordham Rams Odds Preview
|Fordham Rams||Saint Joseph's Hawks|
|9-15||February 22, 2014, 02:00 | Hagan Arena||18-7|
Saint Joseph's looks to cover the Hawks-Rams pointspread on Saturday and improve its overall 18-7 mark when they host Fordham in college basketball wagering action.
The Hawks sport a record of 18-7 and 11-9-1 ATS heading into this battle, while the Rams have 9-15 and 8-10-1 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 8-13 for the Hawks and 10-7 for the Rams.
View Fordham Rams vs Saint Joseph's Hawks Odds and Stats.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Rams were listed as 14-point underdogs earlier in the day at Bovada.
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 291-rated Fordham taking on the No. 183-rated Hawks in this contest.
Fordham was an 82-70 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Richmond. They failed to cover the 11-point spread as underdogs. Jon Severe went off for 28 points and added 4 rebounds but it wasn't enough as Richmond handed Fordham an 82-70 defeat at Robins Center.
Last time out for Saint Joseph's, they were a 57-54 winner as they battled Rhode Island on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 4.5-point favorite. Ronald Roberts, Jr. scored 18 points leading the Hawks to a 57-54 victory over Rhode Island at Thomas M. Ryan Center on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Rams rank No. 54 in NCAA Division 1 with 37.33 per game. That compares with Saint Joseph's’s No. 109 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Saint Joseph's is college basketball's No. 73-ranked team at 7 per game, while the Rams rate No. 57 with 7.38 per game.
A few Rams at Hawks trends to consider:
Fordham is 4-8-1 ATS in its last 13 games
Fordham is 2-11 SU in its last 13 games
Fordham is 1-6-1 ATS in its last 8 games on the road
Fordham is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Saint Joseph's is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Saint Joseph's is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Saint Joseph's's last 6 games
Saint Joseph's is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Fordham home to Virginia Commonwealth, Thursday, February 27th
Saint Joseph's at Dayton, Tuesday, February 25th