Rider Broncs host Marist Red Foxes in college basketball action
|Marist Red Foxes||Rider Broncs|
|8-14||February 06, 2014, 08:30 | Alumni Gymnasium||12-9|
College hoops betting interest focuses on the Rider vs Marist battle Thursday at Alumni Gymnasium as the Broncs look to defend home court and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
The Broncs bring a 12-9 record (7-9-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 8-14 Red Foxes, who are 9-11 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Rider go 12-5 so far and the Red Foxes go 8-11.
View Marist Red Foxes vs Rider Broncs Odds and Stats.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Rider Broncs as -6-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 176-rated Marist taking on the No. 101-rated Broncs in this contest.
Marist won its last outing, a 78-64 result against Niagara on February 1. They covered in that game as a 5-point favorite. Marist got 31 points from Jay Bowie en route to a 78-64 victory over Niagara on Saturday at McCann Field House.
Last time out for Rider, they were a 73-65 winner as they battled Fairfield at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 9.5-point favorite. Rider earned a 73-65 victory over Fairfield on Monday, getting 18 points from Daniel Stewart at Alumni Gymnasium.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Red Foxes rank No. 205 in NCAA Division 1 with 33.32 per game. That compares with Rider’s No. 173 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Rider is college basketball's No. 31-ranked team at 7.9 per game, while the Red Foxes rate No. 171 with 5.64 per game.
Marist at Quinnipiac, Monday, February 10th
Rider at Quinnipiac, Saturday, February 8th