Fairleigh Dickinson Knights home to Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers in NCAA Basketball betting action
Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers vs Fairleigh Dickinson Knights Odds
The Fairleigh Dickinson Knights hope to be lousy hosts on Saturday as the Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers pay a visit to Rothman Center on the college basketball betting menu.
Fairleigh Dickinson battles the Mountaineers, currently sitting with a 15-13 mark (0-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 0-0 for the Knights and 0-0-1 for the Mountaineers.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Knights sit at No. 340 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Mountaineers sit at No. 327 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Mountaineers will win this game 68-58.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Mountaineers rank No. 344 in NCAA Division 1 with 28.1 per game. That compares with Fairleigh Dickinson’s No. 317 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Fairleigh Dickinson is college basketball's No. 161-ranked team at 6.2 per game, while the Mountaineers rate No. 14 with 8.5 per game.
Defensively, Mount St. Mary's features the nation's No. 273-rated defense on the road, allowing 73.8 points per game. Fairleigh Dickinson, meanwhile, comes in at No. 248 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Mount St. Mary's, they were a 77-63 winner as they battled Monmouth on the road. The Mountaineers grabbed a 77-63 win over the Hawks on Thursday, behind a 16-point effort from Shivaughn Wiggins at Multipurpose Activity Center.
Fairleigh Dickinson was an 84-66 loser in their most recent outing at home against Wagner. Fairleigh Dickinson suffered an 84-66 loss against Wagner on Thursday, getting 22 points from Kinu Rochford in a losing effort at Rothman Center.