Fairleigh Dickinson Knights home to St. Francis PA Red Flash in NCAA Basketball betting action
St. Francis PA Red Flash vs Fairleigh Dickinson Knights Odds
St. Francis PA travels to Fairleigh Dickinson on Saturday, hoping to boost its 1-13 record with a victory over the Knights.
Fairleigh Dickinson battles the Red Flash, currently sitting with a 1-13 mark (0-0 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 0-0 for the Knights and 0-0 for the Red Flash.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 336-rated Knights and the No. 346-ranked Red Flash, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 57-56 result in favor of the Red Flash.
How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Fairleigh Dickinson's No. 214-ranked scoring average of 66.1 PPG, against a Red Flash defense rated No. 302 and allowing 72.9 PPG. The Knights FG% has averaged 45.1% to date this season, more than the Red Flash shooters have managed so far (40.1% per game).
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, St. Francis PA owns the country's No. 165-rated mark, allowing 69.9 points per game on the highway. Fairleigh Dickinson, on the other hand, rates No. 300 in scoring at home.
St. Francis PA was a 65-60 loser in its last match on the road against Monmouth. The Red Flash endured a 65-60 loss at the hands of the Hawks on Thursday, despite a 13-point effort from Stephon Whyatt at Multipurpose Activity Center.
Fairleigh Dickinson lost its last outing, an 88-54 result against Robert Morris on January 10. Fairleigh Dickinson was run off the court by the Colonials on Thursday as Robert Morris routed them 88-54 at Rothman Center.
St. Francis PA home to Quinnipiac, Thursday, January 17
Fairleigh Dickinson home to NJIT, Monday, January 14