St. Francis NY Terriers vs Monmouth Hawks in college hoops odds
Monmouth Hawks vs St. Francis NY Terriers Odds
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between St. Francis NY and Monmouth on Thursday, with the host Terriers trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
The Terriers sport records of 7-8 and 0-0 ATS heading into this battle, while the Hawks have 6-11 and 2-1 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 0-0 for the Terriers and 0-0 for the Hawks.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 250-ranked Terriers and the No. 331-rated Hawks in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 68-60 win for the Terriers on Thursday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up St. Francis NY's No. 135 nationally ranked offense (69.5 points per game) against a Hawks defense that sits as the No. 296 at 72.3 PPG. The Terriers have been averaging 42.9% from the field, more than the Hawks have managed so far this season (37.9% on average).
Defensively, Monmouth features the nation's No. 240-rated defense on the road, allowing 73.5 points per game. St. Francis NY, meanwhile, comes in at No. 281 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Monmouth was a 70-55 loser at home against Robert Morris. Monmouth suffered a 70-55 loss against Robert Morris on Saturday, getting 17 points from Jesse Steele in a losing effort at Multipurpose Activity Center.
St. Francis NY was a 71-52 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Wagner. St. Francis NY earned a 71-52 victory over Wagner on Saturday, getting 20 points from Travis Nichols at Spiro Sports Center.
Monmouth at Long Island, Saturday, January 19
St. Francis NY home to Fairleigh Dickinson, Saturday, January 19