Planning on watching today’s Red Flash and Blue Devils game? Catch the action at William H. Detrick Gymnasium in New Britain, CT, as the Blue Devils hosts this showdown at 7:00 ET on NEC. The over/under line for this matchup is currently at 136 points, and Central Connecticut State is favored by -14 to win at home against Saint Francis U.

SAINT FRANCIS U RED FLASH VS CENTRAL CONNECTICUT STATE BLUE DEVILS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Saint Francis U Red Flash +14

This game will be played at William H. Detrick Gymnasium at 7:00 ET on Wednesday, March 6th.

WHY BET THE SAINT FRANCIS U RED FLASH:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-70 in favor of the Blue Devils.
  • Even though we have Central Connecticut State winning straight-up, we like Saint Francis U at +14.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 136 points, and we like the over with a projected 145 points.

Will the Red Flash Win on the Road?

Through 29 games, Saint Francis U has an overall record of 8-21. They are currently on a five-game losing streak and have gone 3-13 in Northeast Conference play.

On the road, the Red Flash have gone just 2-12 this season, and they are currently on an eight-game losing streak away from home. For the year, their average scoring margin on the road is -15.4 points per game.

As the underdog this season, Saint Francis U has gone 11-13-1 vs. the spread. On the road, their ATS mark stands at 6-8 and over their last 10 road games, the Red Flash are 4-6 vs. the spread.

So far this season, the over/under record for Saint Francis U is 10-17 and today’s line of 136 is lower than the average OU line in their games of 138.3. Over their last three games, their games have averaged 132 points compared to their season average of 137.1 points per game.

In contrast to their season average of 65.3 points per game, the Saint Francis U had a below average performance. They scored 58 points against Le Moyne and had a field goal percentage of 38.9%. On the offensive front, the Red Flash have a season-long field goal percentage of 42%, ranking 335th nationally. When it comes to three-point shooting, they are ranked 290th in terms of percentage and 289th in three-pointers made.

Coming into today’s game, the Saint Francis U defense is giving up an average of 72.8 points per contest. So far, the Saint Francis U defense is giving up an average of 9.3 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 13.2 times per game (685th).

Will the Blue Devils Secure A Victory as Home Favorites?

Central Connecticut State enters this game with a 19-10 record, including a 12-3 mark in Northeast Conference play. The Blue Devils have won four straight games, and they are 7-3 at home this season.

For the year, Central Connecticut State has been favored in 13 games, going 10-3 in those contests. They come into this one with a 5-game home winning streak.

Central Connecticut State has an ATS record of 16-8-2 this season. At home, they are 4-5-1 vs. the spread. In their last 10 games as the favorite, the Blue Devils have gone 4-5-1. Over their last 3 home games, they have an ATS mark of 1-1-1.

So far this season, the over/under record in Central Connecticut State games is 13-13. Today’s over/under line of 136 is lower than the average over/under line in their games this season (139.8). Over their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 with an average scoring total of 141 points.

Coming off their recent game, the Central Connecticut State offense tallied 79 points in a matchup against Stonehill. Their field goal percentage for the game was 50.9%, and they made 10 threes. The team’s top scorer is Allan Jeanne-Rose, who enters today’s matchup with an average of 15.1, while Jordan Jones also carries a PPG average of 12.8 into the game.

Currently, the Blue Devils’ defense holds the 46th rank in the nation, allowing 66.7 points per game. In their most recent game, the Central Connecticut State defense struggled to defend the three-point line, as Stonehill knocked down 10 three-pointers on their way to 67 points.