Robert Morris Colonials visit St. Francis NY Terriers in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Robert Morris Colonials vs St. Francis NY Terriers Odds
Robert Morris pays a visit to St. Francis NY on Thursday, hoping to send the Terriers to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Pope Center.
The Terriers are 8-11 so far on the season, and 0-0 ATS vs. the number. The Colonials, meanwhile, are 14-7 and 3-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen St. Francis NY go 0-0 and the Colonials go 0-0 on the totals.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 227-ranked Terriers and the No. 249-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:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Colonials rank No. 269 in NCAA Division 1 with 32.5 per game. That compares with St. Francis NY’s No. 161 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where St. Francis NY is college basketball's No. 78-ranked team at 7.2 per game, while the Colonials rate No. 19 with 8.5 per game.
Defensively, Robert Morris features the nation's No. 77-rated defense on the road, allowing 64.9 points per game. St. Francis NY, meanwhile, comes in at No. 262 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Robert Morris was a 76-68 winner at home against Mount St. Mary's. The Colonials got 22 points from Karvel Anderson as Robert Morris ran past Mount St. Mary's 76-68 on Saturday at Sewall Center.
In their last action, St. Francis NY was a 72-70 loser on the road against Cent Conn State. St. Francis NY suffered a 72-70 loss against Cent Conn State on Saturday, getting 18 points from Jalen Cannon in a losing effort at Detrick Gymnasium.
Robert Morris at Long Island, Saturday, February 2
St. Francis NY home to St. Francis PA, Saturday, February 2