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Iona Gaels battle vs Siena Saints highlights college odds menu

Siena SaintsIona Gaels
Jan 3, 9:00 PM | Madison Square Garden

Siena Saints vs Iona Gaels Odds

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Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on Madison Square Garden Tuesday as host Iona looks to handle the Siena Saints in NCAAB action.

This game is being played at a neutral-site court (Madison Square Garden).

The Gaels sit at 10-3 (5-6 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Saints are currently 5-7 (3-4-1 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Iona is 7-4 OU, and Siena is 3-5 OU.

View Siena vs Iona Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The Gaels are listed as 16-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 172-ranked Gaels and the No. 253-rated Saints in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 80-69 win for the Gaels on Tuesday.

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How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Iona's No. 5 nationally ranked offense (85.1 points per game) against a Saints defense that sits as the No. 102 at 63.4 PPG. The Gaels have been averaging 50.5% from the field, more than the Saints have managed so far this season (40.9% on average).

Defensively, Siena features the nation's No. 57-rated defense on the road, allowing 63.7 points per game. Iona, meanwhile, comes in at No. 2 nationally in scoring at home.

Last time out for Siena, they were a 67-60 winner as they battled Florida Atlantic on the road. They covered in the match as a 11-point underdog. Siena earned a 67-60 victory over Florida Atlantic on Wednesday, getting 17 points from O.D. Anosike at FAU Arena.

Iona was an 83-75 loser in its last match on the road against Hofstra. They failed to cover the 10–point spread as favorites. Michael Glover scored 20 points and chipped in with 13 rebounds for a double-double, but his team still lost 83-75 against Hofstra in college basketball action at Hofstra Arena.

Siena Saints Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Fairfield are 9-1
After playing Florida Atlantic are 1-0
After a win are 5-5

Iona Gaels Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Niagara are 5-5
After playing Hofstra are 1-7
After a loss are 6-4

A few Saints at Gaels trends to consider:
Iona is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games
Iona is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Siena
Iona is 2-10 SU in its last 12 games when playing Siena

Next up:
Siena home to Fairfield, Friday, January 6
Iona home to Niagara, Friday, January 6

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