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Sacred Heart Pioneers take on Colonials in college basketball test

Sacred Heart PioneersRobert Morris Colonials
Jan 14, 7:00 PM | Sewall Center

Sacred Heart Pioneers vs Robert Morris Colonials Odds


Robert Morris looks to cover the Colonials-Pioneers pointspread on Saturday and improve its overall 12-6 mark when they host Sacred Heart in college basketball action.

Supporters of the Pioneers have watched them go 8-10 and 0-0 ATS on the year, while the Colonials are at 12-6 and 1-0 ATS. In totals betting, the Colonials are 0-1, while the Pioneers have a 0-0 mark.

View Sacred Heart vs Robert Morris Odds and Stats.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 282-rated Sacred Heart taking on the No. 115-rated Colonials in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 74-67 win for the Colonials on Saturday.


How They Match Up:
The game also pits Robert Morris's No. 208-ranked offense, averaging 66.6 PPG, against a Pioneers defense that ranks No. 324 at 75.7 PPG. The Colonials field goal percentage has averaged 40.3% so far, less than the Pioneers marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.8% per game.

Defensively, Sacred Heart features the nation's No. 256-rated defense on the road, allowing 74.5 points per game. Robert Morris, meanwhile, comes in at No. 215 nationally in scoring at home.

In their last action, Sacred Heart was a 71-68 winner on the road against St. Francis PA. Shane Gibson went off for 26 points and added 5 rebounds, leading Sacred Heart over St. Francis PA, 71-68, on Thursday at DeGol Arena.

Robert Morris was a 78-76 loser in their most recent outing at home against Quinnipiac. Robert Morris got 22 points from Velton Jones but lost anyway, 78-76, to Quinnipiac on Thursday at Sewall Center.

Next up:
Sacred Heart home to Quinnipiac, Thursday, January 19
Robert Morris at Fairleigh Dickinson, Thursday, January 19