NCAA Matchups  >>  Providence Friars vs. Marquette Golden Eagles Preview 01/26/2013

The Providence Friars and the Marquette Golden Eagles will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Bradley Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Golden Eagles listed as 8½-point favorites versus the Friars, while the game's total is sitting at 132.
Providence was a 68-64 loser in their most recent outing at home against Pittsburgh. They covered the 6.5-point spread as underdogs.
Marquette was a 71-69 loser in its last match on the road against Cincinnati. They covered the 7.5-point spread as underdogs.
Providence:
Team record: 10-9 SU, 8-6-1 ATS

is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Marquette
is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games on the road
is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Marquette

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Connecticut are 7-3
After playing Pittsburgh are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6

Marquette:
Team record: 13-4 SU, 6-7 ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Providence
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Providence
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games

When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing South Florida are 7-3
After playing Cincinnati are 6-4
After a loss are 9-1


NEXT UP:
Providence home to Connecticut, Thursday, January 31
Marquette home to South Florida, Monday, January 28