Robert Morris Colonials vs Blue Devils College Hoops Game Preview
Robert Morris Colonials vs Cent Conn State Blue Devils Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Saturday when the Cent Conn State Blue Devils try to run the Robert Morris Colonials off the court at Detrick Gymnasium in college hoops action.
The Blue Devils are 13-15 so far on the season, and 0-1 ATS vs. the number. The Colonials, meanwhile, are 21-9 and 3-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Cent Conn State go 1-0 and the Colonials go 0-0 on the totals.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 265-ranked Blue Devils and the No. 198-rated Colonials in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 77-69 win for the Colonials on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Cent Conn State's No. 39-ranked offense, averaging 74.1 PPG, against a Colonials defense that ranks No. 159 at 66 PPG. The Blue Devils field goal percentage has averaged 43.7% so far, more than the Colonials marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.1% per game.
Defensively, Robert Morris features the nation's No. 78-rated defense on the road, allowing 65.2 points per game. Cent Conn State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 102 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Robert Morris was a 77-75 winner on the road against Bryant. Karvel Anderson scored 24 points leading the Colonials to a 77-75 victory over Bryant at Chace Athletic Center on Thursday.
Cent Conn State was an 84-81 winner in their most recent outing at home against St. Francis PA. The Blue Devils grabbed an 84-81 win over the Red Flash on Thursday, behind a 23-point effort from Matt Hunter at Detrick Gymnasium.