St. John's Red Storm vs Dons College Hoops Game Preview
St. John's Red Storm vs San Francisco Dons Odds
War Memorial Gymnasium will host San Francisco Dons vs. St. John's Red Storm action on Tuesday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
The Dons currently sports a 4-1 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 3-0 ATS. The Red Storm are 6-2 and 3-2 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Dons produce a 1-1 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Red Storm have gone 3-1 against the number.
The Dons were listed as 1.5-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark earlier in the day. It opened first at BetOnline, where the total was expected shortly.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Dons rated this week at No. 120 and the Red Storm sitting at No. 104. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 78-74 result in favor of the Dons.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Red Storm is ranked No. 183 in NCAA hoops at 35 per game. Contrast that with San Francisco’s No. 28 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, San Francisco is the No. 115-ranked team in the country at 6.8 per game, while St. John's rates No. 325 at 3.9 per game.
Defensively, St. John's features the nation's No. 248-rated defense on the road, allowing 75 points per game. San Francisco, meanwhile, comes in at No. 176 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, St. John's was a 57-49 winner at home against NJIT. The Red Storm grabbed a 57-49 win over the Highlanders on Saturday, behind a 21-point effort from D'Angelo Harrison at Carnesecca Arena.
Last time out for San Francisco, they were a 78-68 winner as they battled Montana at home. They covered in the match as a 9-point favorite. The Dons grabbed a 78-68 win over the Grizzlies on Friday, behind a 19-point effort from Cole Dickerson at War Memorial Gymnasium.
St. John's Red Storm Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Fordham are 6-2
After playing NJIT are 2-0
After a win are 6-4
San Francisco Dons Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Pacific are 6-4
After playing Montana are 3-1
After a win are 6-4
A few Red Storm at Dons trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of St. John's last 8 games on the road
St. John's is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
San Francisco is 17-6 SU in its last 23 games at home
St. John's home to Fordham, Saturday, December 8
San Francisco at Pacific, Saturday, December 8