Fairfield Stags vs Manhattan Jaspers Odds
Manhattan will look to improve on its 11-16 record on Friday when they host Fairfield in NCAA basketball odds action at Draddy Gymnasium.
The Jaspers sit at 11-16 (14-11 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Stags are currently 17-12 (11-15-2 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Manhattan is 8-13 OU, and Fairfield is 9-14 OU.
Bettors looking to go with the Jaspers in this one found them listed as 1-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Stags was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Jaspers, most recently No. 226 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Stags, who rate No. 189 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 64-58 victory for the Stags.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Manhattan's No. 329-ranked offense, averaging 59.2 PPG, against a Stags defense that ranks No. 36 at 60.1 PPG. The Jaspers field goal percentage has averaged 41.4% so far, less than the Stags marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.4% per game.
Defensively, Fairfield features the nation's No. 31-rated defense on the road, allowing 61.9 points per game. Manhattan, meanwhile, comes in at No. 332 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Fairfield, they were a 58-50 loser as they battled Albany at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 9.5-point favorite. Fairfield suffered a 58-50 loss against Albany on Saturday, getting 15 points from Derek Needham in a losing effort at Webster Bank Arena.
Manhattan won its last outing, a 65-64 result against Buffalo on February 23. They covered in that game as a 3.5-point underdog. Shane Richards scored 14 points leading the Jaspers to a 65-64 victory over Buffalo at Alumni Arena on Saturday.
Fairfield Stags Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Marist are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
Manhattan Jaspers Trends:
When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing Loyola are 4-6
After playing Buffalo are 1-1
After a win are 3-7
A few Stags at Jaspers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Fairfield's last 7 games when playing on the road against Manhattan
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Fairfield's last 5 games on the road
Fairfield is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games on the road
Fairfield is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Manhattan
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Manhattan's last 5 games when playing Fairfield
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Manhattan's last 7 games when playing at home against Fairfield
Manhattan is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Manhattan's last 6 games at home
Fairfield home to Marist, Sunday, March 3
Manhattan at Loyola, Sunday, March 3