Quinnipiac Bobcats vs Robert Morris Colonials Odds
A key college battle sees the visiting Quinnipiac Bobcats travelling to Robert Morris Saturday to take on the Colonials.
The Bobcats will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 2-1 ATS against the number this season, while the Colonials are 3-1 ATS. Quinnipiac is 1-1 on the totals; Robert Morris is 0-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Colonials at No. 218 and the Bobcats at No. 200 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 72-67 result in favor of the Colonials.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Bobcats is ranked No. 10 in NCAA hoops at 41.4 per game. Contrast that with Robert Morris’s No. 245 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Robert Morris is the No. 28-ranked team in the country at 8.2 per game, while Quinnipiac rates No. 336 at 3.9 per game.
Defensively, Quinnipiac features the nation's No. 291-rated defense on the road, allowing 75.9 points per game. Robert Morris, meanwhile, comes in at No. 88 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Quinnipiac was a 75-66 winner on the road against St. Francis PA. St. Francis PA was victimized for 22 points and 10 rebounds by Ike Azotam as the Bobcats bested the Red Flash 75-66 in college basketball action on Thursday.
Last time out for Robert Morris, they were a 66-62 winner as they battled Sacred Heart at home. The Colonials grabbed a 66-62 win over the Pioneers on Thursday, behind a 15-point effort from Mike McFadden at Sewall Center.
Quinnipiac home to Cent Conn State, Thursday, January 24
Robert Morris at St. Francis PA, Thursday, January 24