Lafayette Leopards vs Fairleigh Dickinson Knights Odds
The Lafayette Leopards will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Knights in Fairleigh Dickinson at Rothman Center on Friday in college basketball action.
This season, the Knights are 3-4 overall and 0-0 ATS ATS, while the Leopards are 3-7 and 0-0 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Fairleigh Dickinson boasts a 0-0 on the OU, and Lafayette is 0-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 344-rated Lafayette taking on the No. 331-rated Knights in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 62-55 win for the Leopards on Friday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Fairleigh Dickinson's No. 209-ranked offense, averaging 65.9 PPG, against a Leopards defense that ranks No. 332 at 76.8 PPG. The Knights field goal percentage has averaged 43.1% so far, more than the Leopards marksmen have achieved on the year, 42.7% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Lafayette owns the country's No. 318-rated mark, allowing 81.6 points per game on the highway. Fairleigh Dickinson, on the other hand, rates No. 294 in scoring at home.
Lafayette was a 61-58 winner in its last match at home against St. Francis PA. The Leopards got 16 points from Dan Trist as Lafayette ran past St. Francis PA 61-58 on Tuesday at Kirby Center.
Lafayette home to Sacred Heart, Sunday, December 9
Fairleigh Dickinson home to Hartford, Sunday, December 9