Fairfield Stags visit Siena Saints in college basketball clash
Fairfield Stags vs Siena Saints Odds
The Siena Saints will try to pay off for their supporters on Monday when they play host to the Fairfield Stags at Times Union Center in NCAA basketball action.
The Saints currently sports a 6-16 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 6-12 ATS. The Stags are 13-10 and 8-12-2 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Saints produce a 7-7 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Stags have gone 8-9 against the number.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Saints as 8-point underdogs on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Saints sit at No. 291 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Stags sit at No. 198 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Stags will win this game 66-55.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Siena has the nation's No. 322-rated offensive output, at 59.7 PPG. The visiting Stags defense ranks No. 58 allowing on average 61.2 PPG. The Saints FG% has averaged 39.6% so far, less than the Stags marksmen have achieved on the year, 44.3% per game.
Defensively, Fairfield features the nation's No. 44-rated defense on the road, allowing 62.5 points per game. Siena, meanwhile, comes in at No. 330 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Fairfield was a 69-59 winner at home against Rider. They covered the 9-point spread as favorites. Fairfield got 25 points and 10 rebounds from Maurice Barrow en route to a 69-59 victory over Rider on Friday at Webster Bank Arena.
Last time out for Siena, they were a 66-63 winner as they battled Manhattan at home. They covered in the match as a 4-point underdog. Siena got 18 points from Rakeem Brookins en route to a 66-63 victory over Manhattan on Friday at Times Union Center.
Fairfield Stags Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Saint Peter's are 9-1
After playing Rider are 9-1
After a win are 7-3
Siena Saints Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Loyola are 5-5
After playing Manhattan are 3-7
After a win are 4-6
A few Stags at Saints trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Fairfield's last 5 games on the road
Fairfield is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games on the road
Fairfield is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Fairfield is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Siena
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Siena's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Siena's last 6 games when playing Fairfield
Siena is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Fairfield
Siena is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing Fairfield
Fairfield home to Saint Peter's, Thursday, February 7
Siena at Loyola, Friday, February 8