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NCAAB BASKETBALL

Providence Friars vs. Xavier Musketeers

The Providence Friars and the Xavier Musketeers will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Cintas Center.

Last time out for Providence, they were an 86-76 loser as they battled St. John's at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 3.5-point favorite.

Last time out for Xavier, they were an 81-58 loser as they battled Villanova on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 9-point underdog.

Providence:
Team record: 16-7 SU, 10-11-1 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 9 games on the road
is 2-6-1 ATS in its last 9 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Georgetown are 5-5
After playing St. John's are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3

Xavier:
Team record: 15-7 SU, 13-7 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games
is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games
is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games

When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Butler are 6-2
After playing Villanova are 0-1
After a loss are 5-5

Next up:
Providence at Georgetown, Monday, February 10
Xavier at Butler, Tuesday, February 11