Manhattan Jaspers host Siena Saints in college basketball action

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Dec 9, 2:00 PM | Draddy Gymnasium

Siena Saints vs Manhattan Jaspers Odds

2-8TEAM RECORD2-5

Siena travels to Manhattan on Sunday, hoping to boost its 2-8 record with a victory over the Jaspers.

The Jaspers bring a 2-5 record (3-4 ATS) to this tilt against the 2-8 Saints, who are 1-5 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Manhattan go 1-2 so far and the Saints go 0-3.

View Siena vs Manhattan Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Manhattan opened as 7.5-point favorites in this college basketball tilt over at 5Dimes but the number may be on the move. Watch for the opening total as well at BetOnline.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 186-rated Siena taking on the No. 254-rated Jaspers in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 55-51 win for the Saints on Sunday.

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How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Saints is ranked No. 118 in NCAA hoops at 37 per game. Contrast that with Manhattan’s No. 256 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Manhattan is the No. 264-ranked team in the country at 5 per game, while Siena rates No. 140 at 6.5 per game.

Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Siena owns the country's No. 59-rated mark, allowing 62.7 points per game on the highway. Manhattan, on the other hand, rates No. 252 in scoring at home.

Last time out for Siena, they were a 62-56 loser as they battled Rider at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 4-point underdog. The Saints endured a 62-56 loss at the hands of the Broncs on Friday, despite a 12-point effort from Rakeem Brookins at Times Union Center.

Manhattan lost its last outing, a 62-58 result against Marist on December 7. They failed to cover in that game as a 1-point favorite. Manhattan suffered a 62-58 loss against Marist on Friday, getting 19 points from Michael Alvarado in a losing effort at McCann Field House.

Siena Saints Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Fordham are 4-4
After playing Rider are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6

Manhattan Jaspers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Long Island are 3-2
After playing Marist are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4

A few Saints at Jaspers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Siena's last 6 games when playing on the road against Manhattan
Siena is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Manhattan
Siena is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games when playing on the road against Manhattan
Siena is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Manhattan's last 5 games when playing Siena
Manhattan is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games at home
Manhattan is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games when playing at home against Siena
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Manhattan's last 6 games when playing at home against Siena

Next up:
Siena at Fordham, Sunday, December 23
Manhattan at Long Island, Sunday, December 16

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