Robert Morris Colonials visit St. Francis PA Red Flash in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Robert Morris Colonials vs St. Francis PA Red Flash Odds
A key college battle sees the visiting Robert Morris Colonials travelling to St. Francis PA Thursday to take on the Red Flash.
The Red Flash currently sports a 1-16 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 0-0 ATS. The Colonials are 12-7 and 3-1 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Red Flash produce a 0-0 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Colonials have gone 0-0 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Red Flash, most recently No. 347 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Colonials, who rate No. 226 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 72-56 victory for the Colonials.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Colonials is ranked No. 258 in NCAA hoops at 33.1 per game. Contrast that with St. Francis PA’s No. 320 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, St. Francis PA is the No. 152-ranked team in the country at 6.4 per game, while Robert Morris rates No. 21 at 8.3 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Robert Morris owns the country's No. 68-rated mark, allowing 64.5 points per game on the highway. St. Francis PA, on the other hand, rates No. 285 in scoring at home.
Robert Morris was an 87-75 winner in their most recent outing at home against Quinnipiac. Russell Johnson scored 22 points leading the Colonials to an 87-75 victory over Quinnipiac at Sewall Center on Saturday.
St. Francis PA lost its last outing, a 75-72 result against Sacred Heart on January 19. The Red Flash endured a 75-72 loss at the hands of the Pioneers on Saturday, despite a 20-point effort from Ben Millaud-Meunier at DeGol Arena.
Robert Morris home to Mount St. Mary's, Saturday, January 26
St. Francis PA home to Wagner, Saturday, January 26