Siena Saints visit Maine Black Bears in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Siena Saints vs Maine Black Bears Odds
A key college battle sees the visiting Siena Saints travelling to Maine Sunday to take on the Black Bears.
The Black Bears sit at 0-4 (0-0 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Saints are currently 2-3 (0-3 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Maine is 0-0 OU, and Siena is 0-0 OU.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 212-rated Black Bears and the No. 218-ranked Saints, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 58-49 result in favor of the Saints.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Maine's No. 324 nationally ranked offense (56.2 points per game) against a Saints defense that sits as the No. 72 at 60 PPG. The Black Bears have been averaging 36.8% from the field, less than the Saints have managed so far this season (38.2% on average).
Defensively, Siena features the nation's No. 87-rated defense on the road, allowing 61.5 points per game. Maine, meanwhile, comes in at No. 238 nationally in scoring at home.
Siena was a 77-60 loser in their most recent outing on the road against San Diego. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as underdogs. O.D. Anosike scored 19 points in a futile effort to lead the Saints to a win (they lost 77-60 to San Diego at Jenny Craig Pavilion on Sunday).
Maine was a 76-49 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Seton Hall. Maine was crushed on Wednesday, getting blown out by Seton Hall and falling by a 76-49 score at Prudential Center.
Siena Saints Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Massachusetts are 1-2
After a loss are 5-5
A few Saints at Black Bears trends to consider:
Siena is 6-19 SU in its last 25 games on the road
Siena home to Massachusetts, Wednesday, November 28
Maine at Northeastern, Wednesday, November 28