Don’t miss out on the NCAA showdown between the Peacocks and Knights. The game is starting at 7:00 ET on YES, and it’s hosted by the Knights at Rothman Center in Teaneck, NJ. Get ready to place your bets! The Peacocks are favored in this non-conference showdown. The game’s over/under is currently at 139 points.
SAINT PETER’S PEACOCKS VS FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON KNIGHTS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Fairleigh Dickinson Knights +1.5
This game will be played at Rothman Center at 7:00 ET on Wednesday, November 15th.
WHY BET THE FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON KNIGHTS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 74-69 in favor of the Knights.
- Not only will Fairleigh Dickinson pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +1.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 139 points, and we like the over with a projected 143 points.
Taking a Look at the Peacocks Chances in Teaneck
Following a 75-48 win against NJIT in their latest game, Saint Peter’s has achieved a 1-1 record. Saint Peter’s has recorded a 2-1 road record over their last three games, which includes last year. Saint Peter’s’ ATS record is 1-1 as they head into today’s matchup. Over the course of the school’s last three games, they have achieved an ATS record of 2-1 and an average scoring margin of 6.
Saint Peter’s’ games have, on average, featured 126 points per game leading to an over/under record of 1-1-0. Their average over/under line is currently 127.8 points so far. Over the course of the last five games, the Peacocks’ games have averaged 66 points per game, along with an over/under record of 4-1.
Coming off their recent game, the Saint Peter’s offense tallied 75 points in a matchup against NJIT. Their field goal percentage for the game was 35.7%, and they made 5 threes. Leading Saint Peter’s in scoring vs. NJIT was Corey Washington with his 23 points. Marcus Randolph also added 11 points for the Peacocks.
At this time, the Peacocks’ defense is positioned 22nd in the country, permitting 59.0 points per game.
Does Fairleigh Dickinson Stand a Chance at Home?
Entering their 3rd game, Saint Peter’s will take on Saint Peter’s with a mark of 1-1. In their previous three home games, including last year, Saint Peter’s has posted a 1-2 record at home. Fairleigh Dickinson’s ATS record currently stands at 1-1 ahead of the game today. Taking into account last season, Saint Peter’s holds an ATS record of 3-5-1 in their last ten games.
So far, Fairleigh Dickinson’s games have averaged 159 points per game with the average over/under line being 145.5 points. In the Knights’ last five games, the combined scoring average stands at 83 points per game, accompanied by an over/under record of 3-1.
The Saint Peter’s offense is coming off a game where they scored 55 points against Seton Hall. They posted a field goal percentage of 28.3% and connected on 5 threes. Jo’el Emanuel is currently the leading scorer for the team, entering today’s matchup with an average of 14.7. Meanwhile, Ansley Almonor also brings a PPG average of 13 into the game.
Coming into today’s game, the Saint Peter’s defense is giving up an average of 78.0 points per contest.