St. Francis PA Red Flash home to Bryant Bulldogs in NCAA Basketball betting action
Bryant Bulldogs vs St. Francis PA Red Flash Odds
DeGol Arena features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host St. Francis PA Red Flash and the visiting Bryant Bulldogs in college hoops action on Saturday.
St. Francis PA battles the Bulldogs, currently sitting with a 8-4 mark (0-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 0-0 for the Red Flash and 1-0 for the Bulldogs.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Red Flash - Bulldogs odds would favor the Bulldogs if the lines were set according to our power ranks. St. Francis PA is rated No. 347 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Bryant is at No. 274. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 67-55 win for the Bulldogs.
How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features St. Francis PA's No. 308-ranked scoring average of 60.2 PPG, against a Bulldogs defense rated No. 229 and allowing 68.9 PPG. The Red Flash FG% has averaged 41.1% to date this season, less than the Bulldogs shooters have managed so far (42.9% per game).
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Bryant owns the country's No. 242-rated mark, allowing 74 points per game on the highway. St. Francis PA, on the other hand, rates No. 290 in scoring at home.
Bryant was an 84-77 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Robert Morris. The Bulldogs got a terrific 29-point effort from Dyami Starks as Bryant defeated Robert Morris 84-77 on Thursday at Sewall Center.
St. Francis PA was a 67-60 winner in its last match at home against Cent Conn State. Umar Shannon scored 19 points leading the Red Flash to a 67-60 victory over Cent Conn State at DeGol Arena on Thursday.
Bryant home to Quinnipiac, Thursday, January 10
St. Francis PA at Monmouth, Thursday, January 10