Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Red Flash versus the Seahawks? Tip off is at at 1:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on NEC. The game will be played at Spiro Sports Center in Staten Island, NY. The over/under for this game is set at 127.5 points, and the Seahawks are the home favorites against the Red Flash in a Northeast conference matchup.
SAINT FRANCIS U RED FLASH VS WAGNER SEAHAWKS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Wagner Seahawks -4
This game will be played at Spiro Sports Center at 1:00 ET on Saturday, January 6th.
WHY BET THE WAGNER SEAHAWKS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-68 in favor of the Seahawks.
- Not only will Wagner pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -4.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 127.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.
Will the Red Flash Defense Show Up on the Road?
Saint Francis U Red Flash enters today’s game as the underdog, and they have a record of 5-9 on the season. So far, they are 2-6 on the road, and their average margin of defeat on the road is -16.5 points per game.
In their last game, the Red Flash lost to Sacred Heart by a score of 79-67. Over their last ten road games, Saint Francis U has gone just 3-7.
As the underdog this season, Saint Francis U has gone 7-4-1 vs. the spread. Their road ATS record is 5-3 and they are 2-1-1 vs. the spread at home. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, the Red Flash have an ATS mark of 7-2-1. On the road, their ATS record is 6-4 over their last 10 games.
So far this season, the over/under record for Saint Francis U games is 5-7. Today’s line of 127.5 is lower than the average over/under line in their games this year (138.4). Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 148 points and the over/under record is 3-0.
In their recent matchup, the Saint Francis U offense ended with 67 points against Sacred Heart. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 49% and made 7 threes. The top scorer for the Red Flash was Aaron Talbert with 14 points, while Cam Gregory also added 14 to the scoreboard.
In terms of defense, Saint Francis U is currently on par with the NCAA average for points allowed, giving up an average of 71.9 points per game. Against Sacred Heart in their most recent game, the Saint Francis U defense gave up a total of 79 points while allowing Sacred Heart to hit 52% of their shots.
Will the Seahawks Pull Through as the Favored Home Team?
Wagner comes into today’s game as a 4-point favorite over Saint Francis U. So far this season, the Seahawks have gone 6-7 overall and 1-1 at home.
Over their last ten games at home, Wagner has gone 7-3. In their last game, they took on LIU and lost by a score of 69-67. So far this season, the Seahawks have been favored in four games and have gone 2-2 in those matchups.
As the favorite this season, Wagner has gone just 1-3 against the spread. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Seahawks are just 3-7 vs. the spread.
Wagner’s over/under record this season is 4-7 and today’s over/under line of 127.5 is lower than the average over/under line in their games (128.7). So far, seven of their games have finished with more points than today’s line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 135 points.
The Wagner offense is coming off a game where they scored 67 points against LIU. They posted a field goal percentage of 41.7% and connected on 6 threes. Offensively, the Seahawks have a season long field goal percentage of 37%, which is 401st in the nation. In terms of three-pointers, they are 269th in percentage and 168th in three-pointers made.
At present, the Seahawks’ defense is nationally ranked 22nd, allowing 63.2 points per game. So far, the Wagner defense is giving up an average of 8.3 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 8.3 times per game (348th).