College Basketball Matchup - St. Francis NY Terriers Sacred Heart Pioneers Odds Preview
Sacred Heart Pioneers vs St. Francis NY Terriers Odds
The Sacred Heart Pioneers will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Terriers in St. Francis NY at Pope Center on Saturday in college basketball action.
The Terriers sport records of 11-17 and 0-0 ATS heading into this battle, while the Pioneers have 9-19 and 0-0 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 0-0 for the Terriers and 0-0 for the Pioneers.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Terriers sit at No. 201 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Pioneers sit at No. 278 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Terriers will win this game 71-66.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature St. Francis NY's No. 165-rated squad against Sacred Heart's No. 181-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, St. Francis NY rates No. 105 in the country with 6.9 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 112 nationally with 6.8 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Sacred Heart owns the country's No. 321-rated mark, allowing 77 points per game on the highway. St. Francis NY, on the other hand, rates No. 242 in scoring at home.
Sacred Heart was a 70-68 loser in its last match on the road against Long Island. Shane Gibson went off for 25 points and added 1 rebound but it wasn't enough as Long Island handed Sacred Heart a 70-68 defeat at Wellness Center.
Last time out for St. Francis NY, they were a 78-67 loser as they battled Quinnipiac at home. St. Francis NY got 13 points from Akeem Johnson but lost anyway, 78-67, to Quinnipiac on Thursday at Pope Center.