St. Francis PA Red Flash visit Sacred Heart Pioneers in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
St. Francis PA Red Flash vs Sacred Heart Pioneers Odds
A key college battle sees the visiting St. Francis PA Red Flash travelling to Sacred Heart Thursday to take on the Pioneers.
The Pioneers bring a 9-13 record (0-0 ATS) to this tilt against the 2-21 Red Flash, who are 0-0 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Sacred Heart go 0-0 so far and the Red Flash go 0-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 347-rated St. Francis PA taking on the No. 275-rated Pioneers in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 65-58 win for the Pioneers on Thursday.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Red Flash is ranked No. 326 in NCAA hoops at 30.2 per game. Contrast that with Sacred Heart’s No. 190 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Sacred Heart is the No. 125-ranked team in the country at 6.6 per game, while St. Francis PA rates No. 155 at 6.3 per game.
Defensively, St. Francis PA features the nation's No. 182-rated defense on the road, allowing 70.1 points per game. Sacred Heart, meanwhile, comes in at No. 63 nationally in scoring at home.
St. Francis PA lost its last outing, a 69-58 result against Mount St. Mary's on February 9. The Red Flash endured a 69-58 loss at the hands of the Mountaineers on Saturday, despite a 15-point effort from Ben Millaud-Meunier at DeGol Arena.
St. Francis PA at Quinnipiac, Saturday, February 16
Sacred Heart home to Robert Morris, Saturday, February 16