OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

*Terms and Conditions apply to all bonus offers on this website. Please visit operator for details.

College Basketball Point Spread Betting Line Favors Rhode Island Rams in Battle with La Salle Explorers

The Rhode Island Rams will try to pay off for their supporters and betting fans on Saturday when they play host to the La Salle Explorers at Thomas M. Ryan Center in NCAA basketball odds action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Betting fans looking to back the La Salle Explorers before tip-off in this one found them as 15.5-point underdogs over at Bovada earlier.

La Salle Explorers vs Rhode Island Rams Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The 10-7 and 5-10 ATS Rhode Island Rams will face the 5-9 La Salle Explorers, who own a 3-8 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Rhode Island Rams are 7-7-1 on the OVER/UNDER so far this season while the La Salle Explorers are 5-6.

The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Rhode Island Rams at No. 63 and the La Salle Explorers at No. 300 heading into this college basketball betting matchup.

Statistical Matchup

Scoring and defensive stats point to some betting edges in this matchup. The game features Rhode Island's No. 176-ranked scoring average of 71.12 PPG, against a La Salle Explorers defense rated No. 182 and allowing 73.5 PPG. The Rhode Island Rams FG% has averaged 44.11% to date this season, more than the La Salle Explorers shooters have managed so far (41.77% per game).

Recent Outings Betting Recap

La Salle was run off the court by the Spiders on Wednesday as Richmond routed them 83-61 at Robins Center.

The Rams got 17 points from Hassan Martin, but it was St. Bonaventure that prevailed in a 69-64 final on Wednesday at Reilly Center.

Betting Trends
  • La Salle is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games
  • La Salle is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
  • La Salle is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Rhode Island
  • La Salle is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Rhode Island
  • Rhode Island is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games
  • Rhode Island is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games at home
  • Rhode Island is 17-7-1 ATS in its last 25 games when playing La Salle
  • Rhode Island is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games when playing La Salle

Next Betting Matchups

La Salle home to Temple, Wednesday, January 20th
Rhode Island at George Washington, Friday, January 22nd