NCAA hoops odds preview - St. Francis NY vs. Quinnipiac
St. Francis NY Terriers vs Quinnipiac Bobcats Odds
The Quinnipiac Bobcats will be trying to slam the St. Francis NY Terriers on Thursday when the teams tip off at TD Bank Sports Center in college betting action.
Quinnipiac will face the 4-7 Terriers, who own a 0-0 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Bobcats are 1-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Terriers are 0-0 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 207 (Bobcats) and the No. 291 (Terriers) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 67-65 result in favor of the Bobcats has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Quinnipiac's No. 211-ranked offense, averaging 66.4 PPG, against a Terriers defense that ranks No. 324 at 75.4 PPG. The Bobcats field goal percentage has averaged 40.5% so far, less than the Terriers marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.2% per game.
Defensively, St. Francis NY features the nation's No. 300-rated defense on the road, allowing 78 points per game. Quinnipiac, meanwhile, comes in at No. 325 nationally in scoring at home.
St. Francis NY was an 89-87 winner in their most recent outing on the road against NJIT. Jalen Cannon scored 23 points and helped out with 12 rebounds for St. Francis NY on Sunday, leading the Terriers to an 89-87 victory over NJIT at Fleisher Center.
Quinnipiac was a 76-71 loser in their most recent outing at home against Maine. Quinnipiac suffered a 76-71 loss against Maine on Saturday, getting 16 points from Ike Azotam in a losing effort at TD Bank Sports Center.
St. Francis NY at Sacred Heart, Saturday, January 5
Quinnipiac home to Long Island, Saturday, January 5