Planning on watching today’s Red Foxes and Jaspers game? Catch the action at Draddy Gymnasium in Riverdale, NY, as the Jaspers hosts this showdown at 7:00 ET on ESPN+. Marist is favored by -7 in this Metro Atlantic Athletic conference contest against Manhattan. The game’s over/under currently sits at 134 points.

MARIST RED FOXES VS MANHATTAN JASPERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Manhattan Jaspers +7

This game will be played at Draddy Gymnasium at 7:00 ET on Friday, February 23rd.

WHY BET THE MANHATTAN JASPERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Jaspers.
  • Not only will Manhattan pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +7.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 134 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Is a Road Win Possible for the Red Foxes?

Marist is 7-6 on the road this season, and they have won their last three games away from home. Their average scoring margin on the road is +0.2 points per game.

Overall, the Red Foxes are 14-9, and they have won four straight games. In their last game, they beat Canisius by a score of 78-55.

Marist has a solid ATS record of 15-8 this season and they have gone 9-4 vs. the spread on the road. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Red Foxes have an ATS mark of 6-4. In their last 3 road games, Marist is 3-0 vs. the spread.

Marist games have an over/under record of 7-16 this season. The average scoring total in their games is 127.7 points, which is 4.5 points lower than the average over/under line of 132.1. So far, 16 of their games have finished with fewer points than today’s over/under line of 134. Over their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 with an average scoring total of 130 points.

Marist finished with 78 points in their game against Canisius. This total surpasses their season-average of 65.7 points per game. The team’s top scorer is Josh Pascarelli, who enters today’s matchup with an average of 11, while Max Allen also carries a PPG average of 11.7 into the game.

So far this season, the Marist defense has been performing well, ranking 6th in the country at 61.9 points allowed per contest. In their most recent game, the Marist defense struggled to defend the three-point line, as Canisius knocked down 9 three-pointers on their way to 55 points.

Will Manhattan Secure A Victory as Home Underdogs?

Manhattan enters this game as a 7-point underdog, and they have gone 4-16 in their 20 games as the underdog this season. They are also just 1-8 at home this season, and they have lost their last eight games at home.

Overall, the Jaspers are just 5-19 this season, and they have lost their last six games. In their last outing, they fell to Rider by a score of 104-62.

Against the spread, Manhattan has gone 11-12 this season. At home, their ATS record is just 3-6 and over their last 10 home games, they are 3-6 vs. the spread. As the underdog, the Jaspers have gone 11-9 vs. the spread this season and over their last 10 games as the underdog, they are 6-4 vs. the spread.

Today’s over/under line of 134 is lower than the average over/under line in Manhattan’s games this season (141.2). So far, 17 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line. Over their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 and in their last five games it is 2-3. So far this season, their over/under record is 12-11.

Most recently, the Manhattan offense finished with just 62 points vs. Rider. For the game, they hit 9/25 three-point attempts and a field goal percentage of 34.9%. On offense, Manhattan has been struggling with their efficiency, coming into today’s game with a field goal percentgage of 40%. So far, they are 359th in free-throws made on a free throw shooting percentage of 72%.

At present, the Jaspers’ defense is nationally ranked 301st, allowing 77.8 points per game. Against Rider, the Jaspers’ defense gave up 104 points and did a good job not fouling. For the game, Rider only made 9 free-throws.