NCAA Matchups  >>  Loyola Greyhounds vs. Iona Gaels Preview 03/01/2013

 
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The Loyola Greyhounds and the Iona Gaels will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Hynes Athletics Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Gaels listed as 5½-point favorites versus the Greyhounds, while the game's total is sitting at 150.
In their last action, Loyola was a 69-67 winner on the road against Tennessee State. They covered the 1-point spread as underdogs.
Iona was a 65-64 loser in its last match on the road against Indiana State. They covered the 4.5-point spread as underdogs.
Loyola:
Team record: 20-9 SU, 13-10 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Iona
is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
is 2-18 SU in its last 20 games when playing on the road against Iona

When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Manhattan are 6-4
After playing Tennessee State are 0-2
After a win are 7-3

Iona:
Team record: 15-13 SU, 12-14 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

is 18-2 SU in its last 20 games when playing at home against Loyola
is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Loyola

When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Siena are 8-2
After a loss are 5-5


NEXT UP:
Loyola home to Manhattan, Sunday, March 3
Iona home to Siena, Sunday, March 3