Robert Morris Colonials vs Quinnipiac Bobcats Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Thursday when the Quinnipiac Bobcats try to run the Robert Morris Colonials off the court at TD Bank Sports Center in college hoops action.
The Bobcats are 10-13 so far on the season, and 2-1 ATS vs. the number. The Colonials, meanwhile, are 17-8 and 3-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Quinnipiac go 1-1 and the Colonials go 0-0 on the totals.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 185-ranked Bobcats and the No. 228-rated Colonials in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 74-69 win for the Colonials on Thursday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Quinnipiac's No. 99 nationally ranked offense (70.7 points per game) against a Colonials defense that sits as the No. 184 at 66.7 PPG. The Bobcats have been averaging 42.9% from the field, more than the Colonials have managed so far this season (42.6% on average).
Defensively, Robert Morris features the nation's No. 73-rated defense on the road, allowing 64.8 points per game. Quinnipiac, meanwhile, comes in at No. 258 nationally in scoring at home.
Robert Morris won its last outing, an 83-79 result against Wagner on February 9. Robert Morris earned an 83-79 victory over Wagner on Saturday, getting 21 points from Lucky Jones at Sewall Center.
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