Pennsylvania Quakers vs Fordham Rams Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
Fordham Rams vs Pennsylvania Quakers Odds
The Pennsylvania Quakers host Fordham on Monday, looking to build on their 1-3 mark against the 0-3 Rams in college hoops action at Stabler Arena.
This matchup is a neutral-site affair being played at Stabler Arena.
This season, the Quakers are 1-3 overall and 1-1-1 ATS ATS, while the Rams are 0-3 and 0-3 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Pennsylvania boasts a 0-0 on the OU, and Fordham is 1-0.
The Quakers were listed as 3-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark earlier in the day. It opened first at BetOnline, where the total was expected shortly.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Quakers sit at No. 314 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Rams sit at No. 299 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Quakers will win this game 65-50.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Rams is ranked No. 275 in NCAA hoops at 32.3 per game. Contrast that with Pennsylvania’s No. 309 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Pennsylvania is the No. 229-ranked team in the country at 5.2 per game, while Fordham rates No. 154 at 6.3 per game.
Defensively, Fordham features the nation's No. 320-rated defense on the road, allowing 86 points per game. Pennsylvania, meanwhile, comes in at No. 259 nationally in scoring at home.
Fordham lost its last outing, a 74-58 result against Robert Morris on November 13. They failed to cover in that game as a 7-point underdog. Robert Morris got 18 points from Velton Jones en route to a 74-58 victory over Fordham on Tuesday at Petersen Events Center.
In their last action, Pennsylvania was a 61-59 loser at home against Drexel. They covered the 11.5-point spread as underdogs. Fran Dougherty poured in 21 points and added 10 rebounds in a losing cause for Pennsylvania on Saturday, as the Dragons rolled to a 61-59 victory over Pennsylvania at The Palestra.
Fordham Rams Trends:
When playing on Monday are 2-8
Before playing Fairfield are 4-6
After playing Robert Morris are 1-0
After a loss are 2-8
Pennsylvania Quakers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Lehigh are 6-1
After playing Drexel are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3
A few Rams at Quakers trends to consider:
Pennsylvania is 14-7 SU in its last 21 games
Pennsylvania is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Fordham at Fairfield, Tuesday, November 20
Pennsylvania at Lehigh, Tuesday, November 20