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Manhattan Jaspers vs Siena Saints Odds
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Manhattan when they take on the Siena Saints on Friday in college hoops betting action.
Siena battles the Jaspers, currently sitting with a 6-14 mark (10-8 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 6-7 for the Saints and 5-9 for the Jaspers.
Bettors looking to side with Siena in this one found them as 2.5-point underdogs earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 267-rated Manhattan taking on the No. 291-rated Saints in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 57-54 win for the Jaspers on Friday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Siena's No. 209-rated squad against Manhattan's No. 283-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Siena rates No. 162 in the country with 6.2 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 197 nationally with 6 per match.
Defensively, Manhattan features the nation's No. 109-rated defense on the road, allowing 66.5 points per game. Siena, meanwhile, comes in at No. 332 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Manhattan was a 62-51 winner on the road against Rider. They covered the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. Manhattan got 19 points from Shane Richards en route to a 62-51 victory over Rider on Sunday at Alumni Gymnasium.
Last time out for Siena, they were a 79-75 winner as they battled Marist on the road. They covered in the match as a 6-point underdog. Evan Hymes scored 21 points leading the Saints to a 79-75 victory over Marist at McCann Field House on Sunday.
Manhattan Jaspers Trends:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Saint Peter's are 1-9
After playing Rider are 5-5
After a win are 1-9
Siena Saints Trends:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Fairfield are 7-3
After playing Marist are 8-2
After a win are 4-6
A few Jaspers at Saints trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Manhattan's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Manhattan's last 6 games when playing on the road against Siena
Manhattan is 3-11 SU in its last 14 games on the road
Manhattan is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Siena
Siena is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Manhattan
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Siena's last 5 games
Siena is 14-4 SU in its last 18 games when playing Manhattan
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Siena's last 6 games when playing at home against Manhattan
Manhattan home to Saint Peter's, Sunday, February 3
Siena home to Fairfield, Monday, February 4