Drexel Dragons visit Fairfield Stags in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Drexel Dragons vs Fairfield Stags Odds
The Fairfield Stags will hit the floor running against the visiting Drexel Dragons Sunday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
The Dragons will try to spoil to the party on Sunday; they are 1-8 ATS against the number this season, while the Stags are 3-5-2 ATS. Drexel is 5-2 on the totals; Fairfield is 1-4.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Stags as 1.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Stags at No. 270 and the Dragons at No. 275 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 65-62 result in favor of the Stags.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Dragons rank No. 248 in NCAA Division 1 with 33.2 per game. That compares with Fairfield’s No. 287 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Fairfield is college basketball's No. 156-ranked team at 6.4 per game, while the Dragons rate No. 206 with 5.9 per game.
Defensively, Drexel features the nation's No. 62-rated defense on the road, allowing 63.5 points per game. Fairfield, meanwhile, comes in at No. 295 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Drexel was a 64-57 winner on the road against Princeton. They covered the 6.5-point spread as underdogs. Drexel earned a 64-57 victory over Princeton on Saturday, getting 21 points from Damion Lee at Jadwin Gymnasium.
Fairfield was a 62-46 winner in their most recent outing at home against Wisc-Milwaukee. They covered the 12-point spread as favorites. Fairfield earned a 62-46 victory over Wisc-Milwaukee on Wednesday, getting 13 points from Derek Needham at Webster Bank Arena.
Drexel Dragons Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Davidson are 1-0
After playing Princeton are 2-1
After a win are 6-4
Fairfield Stags Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Saint Joseph's are 1-4
After playing Wisc-Milwaukee are 1-0
After a win are 4-6
A few Dragons at Stags trends to consider:
Drexel is 11-3 SU in its last 14 games on the road
Drexel is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Fairfield is 12-2 SU in its last 14 games at home
Fairfield is 3-5-2 ATS in its last 10 games
Drexel home to Davidson, Saturday, December 22
Fairfield at Saint Joseph's, Saturday, December 22