St. Francis NY Terriers visit Sacred Heart Pioneers in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
St. Francis NY Terriers vs Sacred Heart Pioneers Odds
The Sacred Heart Pioneers will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when they tip off against the St. Francis NY Terriers at Pitt Center on Saturday in NCAA hoops play.
The Pioneers are 3-9 so far on the season, and 0-0 ATS vs. the number. The Terriers, meanwhile, are 5-7 and 0-0 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Sacred Heart go 0-0 and the Terriers go 0-0 on the totals.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 326 (Pioneers) and the No. 291 (Terriers) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 67-60 result in favor of the Terriers has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Sacred Heart's No. 228-ranked offense, averaging 65.3 PPG, against a Terriers defense that ranks No. 314 at 74.2 PPG. The Pioneers field goal percentage has averaged 42.5% so far, almost the same as the Terriers marksmen have achieved on the year, 42.5% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, St. Francis NY owns the country's No. 276-rated mark, allowing 76.1 points per game on the highway. Sacred Heart, on the other hand, rates No. 116 in scoring at home.
St. Francis NY was a 63-61 winner in its last match on the road against Quinnipiac. St. Francis NY got 15 points from Travis Nichols en route to a 63-61 victory over Quinnipiac on Thursday at TD Bank Sports Center.
Sacred Heart was a 77-73 winner in its last match at home against Long Island. Sacred Heart got 35 points from Louis Montes en route to a 77-73 victory over Long Island on Thursday at Pitt Center.
St. Francis NY home to Mount St. Mary's, Thursday, January 10
Sacred Heart at Cent Conn State, Thursday, January 10