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Niagara Purple Eagles Open as College Basketball Underdog vs Siena Saints

Niagara Purple Eagles

vs

Siena Saints
Thursday, January 08, 2015 7:00 PM ET
Times Union Center

The Siena Saints will try to pay off for their supporters and betting fans on Thursday when they play host to the Niagara Purple Eagles at Times Union Center in NCAA basketball odds action.

Niagara Purple Eagles vs Siena Saints Opening Odds and Betting Line

The Siena Saints betting line opened as -8.5-point favorites in this college basketball tilt over at 5Dimes but the number may be on the move. Watch for the opening over/under total as well at BetOnline.

Niagara Purple Eagles vs Siena Saints Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Siena Saints bring a 5-8 record (2-6-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 3-9 Purple Eagles, who are 3-8 ATS. Those OVER/UNDER betting have witnessed Siena go 2-1 so far and the Niagara Purple Eagles go 0-3-1.

The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Siena Saints rated this week at No. 221 and the Niagara Purple Eagles sitting at No. 288.

How Niagara Purple Eagles vs Siena Saints Stats Matchup

Scoring and defensive stats point to some betting edges in this matchup. The game features Siena's No. 59-ranked scoring average of 72.62 PPG, against a Niagara Purple Eagles defense rated No. 210 and allowing 69.75 PPG. The Siena Saints FG% has averaged 42.91% to date this season, more than the Niagara Purple Eagles shooters have managed so far (38.49% per game).

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Niagara got 18 points from Dominique Reid but lost anyway, 66-50, to Monmouth on Sunday at Gallagher Center.

Siena suffered a 86-72 loss against Iona on Sunday, getting 21 points from Rob Poole in a losing effort at Times Union Center.

Niagara Purple Eagles vs Siena Saints Betting Odds Trends

Niagara is 4-20 SU in its last 24 games
Niagara is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Niagara is 3-22 SU in its last 25 games on the road
Niagara is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Siena
Siena is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
Siena is 15-8 SU in its last 23 games at home
Siena is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
Siena is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Niagara

Next Betting Matchups

Niagara at Manhattan, Saturday, January 10th
Siena at Fairfield, Sunday, January 11th

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