Robert Morris Colonials battle vs Fairleigh Dickinson Knights highlights college basketball odds menu
Fairleigh Dickinson Knights vs Robert Morris Colonials Odds
The visiting Fairleigh Dickinson Knights hope to send their backers to the pay window on Saturday as they look to cover the spread at Sewall Center against the Robert Morris Colonials.
The Colonials sport records of 19-9 and 3-1 ATS heading into this battle, while the Knights have 7-21 and 0-0 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 0-0 for the Colonials and 0-0 for the Knights.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Colonials - Knights odds would favor the Colonials if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Robert Morris is rated No. 230 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Fairleigh Dickinson is at No. 337. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 74-58 win for the Colonials.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Robert Morris has the nation's No. 101-rated offensive output, at 70.4 PPG. The visiting Knights defense ranks No. 345 allowing on average 77.6 PPG. The Colonials FG% has averaged 43.1% so far, less than the Knights marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.4% per game.
Defensively, Fairleigh Dickinson features the nation's No. 328-rated defense on the road, allowing 78.8 points per game. Robert Morris, meanwhile, comes in at No. 64 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Fairleigh Dickinson, they were a 69-63 loser as they battled St. Francis PA on the road. Fairleigh Dickinson got 21 points and 15 rebounds from Kinu Rochford in a losing cause in their 69-63 loss to St. Francis PA on Thursday.
In their last action, Robert Morris was a 77-65 winner at home against Monmouth. Russell Johnson scored 20 points leading the Colonials to a 77-65 victory over Monmouth at Sewall Center on Thursday.
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