Connecticut Huskies vs Fordham Rams Betting Matchup Report
Fordham Rams vs Connecticut Huskies Odds
Fordham pays a visit to Connecticut on Friday, hoping to send the Huskies to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Gampel Pavilion.
Supporters of the Rams have watched them go 2-8 and 5-4 ATS on the year, while the Huskies are at 8-2 and 1-4-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Huskies are 2-4, while the Rams have a 2-3 mark.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Huskies as 19-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 128-rated Huskies and the No. 292-ranked Rams, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 75-56 result in favor of the Huskies.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Connecticut's No. 320-rated squad against Fordham's No. 185-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Connecticut rates No. 226 in the country with 5.6 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 283 nationally with 4.9 per match.
Defensively, Fordham features the nation's No. 253-rated defense on the road, allowing 75.1 points per game. Connecticut, meanwhile, comes in at No. 231 nationally in scoring at home.
Fordham was a 63-60 winner in their most recent outing at home against Princeton. They covered the 9-point spread as underdogs. The Rams grabbed a 63-60 win over the Tigers on Saturday, behind a 19-point effort from Branden Frazier at Barclays Center.
Connecticut was an 84-50 winner in their most recent outing at home against MD-Eastern Shore. The Huskies blew out MD-Eastern Shore on Monday, running up a 20+ point victory in an 84-50 win at Gampel Pavilion.
Fordham Rams Trends:
When playing on Friday are 4-5
Before playing Siena are 1-7
After playing Princeton are 0-1
After a win are 2-8
Connecticut Huskies Trends:
When playing on Friday are 8-2
Before playing Washington are 3-0
After a win are 7-3
A few Rams at Huskies trends to consider:
Fordham is 1-15 SU in its last 16 games on the road
Connecticut is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games at home
Connecticut is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Fordham home to Siena, Sunday, December 23
Connecticut home to Washington, Saturday, December 29