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Long Island Blackbirds home to Pioneers in NCAAB betting action

Sacred Heart PioneersLong Island Blackbirds
March 1, 7:00 PM | Wellness Center

Sacred Heart Pioneers vs Long Island Blackbirds Odds

14-17TEAM RECORD22-8

Sacred Heart travels to Long Island on Thursday, hoping to boost its 14-17 record with a victory over the Blackbirds.

This is a conference playoff game in the Northeast Tournament.

The Blackbirds bring a 22-8 record (0-0 ATS) to this tilt against the 14-17 Pioneers, who are 0-0 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Long Island go 0-0 so far and the Pioneers go 0-0.

View Sacred Heart vs Long Island Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
If you're going with the Blackbirds in this one, they're listed as 9-point favorites on the NCAAB betting menu for Monday's contest.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Blackbirds rated this week at No. 160 and the Pioneers sitting at No. 261. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 80-75 result in favor of the Blackbirds.

How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Long Island's No. 20-rated squad against Sacred Heart's No. 213-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Long Island rates No. 130 in the country with 6.6 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 133 nationally with 6.5 per match.

Defensively, Sacred Heart features the nation's No. 256-rated defense on the road, allowing 73.4 points per game. Long Island, meanwhile, comes in at No. 3 nationally in scoring at home.

Last time out for Sacred Heart, they were a 72-57 winner as they battled St. Francis PA at home. Shane Gibson scored 28 points for Sacred Heart on Saturday, leading the Pioneers to a 72-57 win over St. Francis PA at Pitt Center.

In their last action, Long Island was a 106-78 loser on the road against Monmouth. The Blackbirds were hammered by Monmouth on Saturday, losing by a 106-78 final at Multipurpose Activity Center in college basketball betting action.