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Monmouth Hawks vs Siena Saints Preview

Siena SaintsMonmouth Hawks
5-8January 02, 2014, 07:00 | Multipurpose Activity Center6-7

The Monmouth Hawks hope to be lousy hosts on Thursday as the Siena Saints pay a visit to Multipurpose Activity Center on the college basketball betting menu.

The Hawks currently sports a 6-7 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 5-3 ATS. The Saints are 5-8 and 7-4 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Hawks produce a 3-5 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Saints have gone 3-8 against the number.

View Siena Saints vs Monmouth Hawks Odds and Stats.

Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Hawks as -1-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.

It's a betting matchup between the No. 187-rated Hawks and the No. 227-ranked Saints, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark.

In their last action, Siena was a 79-69 winner at home against Fordham. They covered the 2.5-point spread as favorites. Rob Poole went off for 28 points and added 6 rebounds, leading Siena over Fordham, 79-69, on Monday at Times Union Center.

Monmouth was a 59-52 loser in its last match at home against Wagner. Monmouth got 15 points from Deon Jones but lost anyway, 59-52, to Wagner on Monday at Multipurpose Activity Center.

How They Match Up:
The game also pits Monmouth's No. 176-ranked offense, averaging 71.15 PPG, against a Saints defense that ranks No. 218 at 75 PPG. The Hawks field goal percentage has averaged 40.36% so far, less than the Saints marksmen have achieved on the year, 42.52% per game.

A few Saints at Hawks trends to consider:
Siena is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Siena is 7-16 SU in its last 23 games
Siena is 4-19 SU in its last 23 games on the road
Monmouth is 8-16 SU in its last 24 games
Monmouth is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home

Next up:
Siena home to Rider, Saturday, January 4th
Monmouth at Quinnipiac, Saturday, January 4th