St. Francis NY Terriers take on Bulldogs in NCAA basketball test
St. Francis NY Terriers vs Bryant Bulldogs Odds
Chace Athletic Center features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Bryant Bulldogs and the visiting St. Francis NY Terriers in college hoops action on Thursday.
The Bulldogs bring a 15-6 record (0-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 9-12 Terriers, who are 0-0 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Bryant go 1-0 so far and the Terriers go 0-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 231-ranked Bulldogs and the No. 229-rated Terriers in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 74-70 win for the Bulldogs on Thursday.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Terriers rank No. 166 in NCAA Division 1 with 35.1 per game. That compares with Bryant’s No. 229 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Bryant is college basketball's No. 66-ranked team at 7.4 per game, while the Terriers rate No. 102 with 6.9 per game.
Defensively, St. Francis NY features the nation's No. 242-rated defense on the road, allowing 72.9 points per game. Bryant, meanwhile, comes in at No. 42 nationally in scoring at home.
St. Francis NY was a 64-61 loser in their most recent outing at home against St. Francis PA. The Terriers got a 20-point effort from Jalen Cannon, who added 11 rebounds, but St. Francis PA still managed to defeat St. Francis NY 64-61 Saturday at Pope Center.
Bryant was a 77-62 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Monmouth. The Bulldogs got a terrific 27-point effort from Frankie Dobbs as Bryant defeated Monmouth 77-62 on Saturday at Multipurpose Activity Center.
St. Francis NY home to Long Island, Sunday, February 10
Bryant home to Sacred Heart, Saturday, February 9