Rider Broncs vs Red Foxes College Hoops Game Preview
Rider Broncs vs Marist Red Foxes Odds
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Marist and Rider on Sunday, with the host Red Foxes trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
Marist will face the 11-12 Broncs, who own a 11-10 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Red Foxes are 6-9 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Broncs are 6-11 favoring the OVER.
Bettors looking to go with the Red Foxes in this one found them listed as 3-point underdogs earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Broncs was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Red Foxes at No. 321 and the Broncs at No. 155 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 65-57 result in favor of the Broncs.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Marist's No. 286-ranked offense, averaging 62.3 PPG, against a Broncs defense that ranks No. 126 at 64.3 PPG. The Red Foxes field goal percentage has averaged 40.7% so far, less than the Broncs marksmen have achieved on the year, 42.8% per game.
Defensively, Rider features the nation's No. 134-rated defense on the road, allowing 67.8 points per game. Marist, meanwhile, comes in at No. 200 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Rider, they were a 69-59 loser as they battled Fairfield on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 9-point underdog. Daniel Stewart scored 22 points in a futile effort to lead the Broncs to a win (they lost 69-59 to Fairfield at Webster Bank Arena on Friday).
Last time out for Marist, they were a 70-68 loser as they battled Saint Peter's on the road. They covered in the match as a 3-point underdog. Marist got 23 points from Chavaughn Lewis but lost anyway, 70-68, to Saint Peter's on Thursday at Yanitelli Center.
Rider Broncs Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Niagara are 4-6
After playing Fairfield are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
Marist Red Foxes Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Iona are 2-8
After playing Saint Peter's are 1-9
After a loss are 1-9
A few Broncs at Red Foxes trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Rider's last 5 games on the road
Rider is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Marist
Rider is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Marist's last 5 games when playing Rider
Marist is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Marist is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
Marist is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 games when playing Rider
Rider home to Niagara, Thursday, February 7
Marist at Iona, Thursday, February 7