Saint Peter's Peacocks vs. Iona Gaels - 2/1/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Iona Gaels (11-9) at Saint Peter's Peacocks (8-11)
College Basketball: Monday, February 1, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Yanitelli Center)
The Line: Saint Peter's Peacocks +4 -- Over/Under: 143.5 See the Latest Odds
The Saint Peter’s Peacocks will host the Iona Gaels this Monday.
The Saint Peter’s Peacocks come into this game with a 8-11 record and are currently 4th in the MAAC. The Peacocks have lost their last 3 games with their most recent game being a 73-57 loss to Monmouth. Through 19 games this season the leading scorer for the Peacocks has been Antwon Portley who is averaging 14.6 points per game and 2.6 rebounds. Trevis Wyche is second on the team with 12.6 points per game and 4.8 assists.
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The Iona Gaels come into this game with a 11-9 record and are currently 3rd in the MAAC. The Gaels have won 2 out of their last 3 games with their most recent game being a 70-56 win over Manhattan. Through 20 games this season the leading scorer for the Gaels has been A.J English who is averaging 22.4 points per game and 6.0 rebounds. Jordan Washington is second on the team with 16.6 points per game and 6.2 rebounds.
The Iona Gaels are 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games vs. a team with a losing record. The Gaels are 0-5 against the spread in their last 5 games following a win. Saint Peter’s Peacocks are 5-2 against the spread in their last 7 home games. The Peacocks are 13-6-1 against the spread in their last 20 Monday games.
The Saint Peter's Peacocks have lost their last 3 games in a row while Iona has won 2 out of their past 3 games. Iona is the better team here and have been playing better lately. I think Iona can cover on the road.