Fordham Rams vs. Manhattan Jaspers - 11/28/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Manhattan Jaspers (1-2) at Fordham Rams (3-1)
College Basketball: Saturday, November 28, 2015 at 5:00 pm (Rose Hill Gym)
The Line: Fordham Rams -8.5 -- Over/Under: 143 See the Latest Odds
The Fordham Rams and the Manhattan Jaspers face off on Saturday in college basketball action.
The Fordham Rams are 3-1 this season losing their opener and winning their next three games. Fordham is averaging 79.2 points and they are shooting 49.1 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 63.5 points and their opponents are shooting 43.6 percent. Mandell Thomas leads the Rams averaging 15.5 points per game. Ryan Rhoomes is averaging 13.5 points and 6.8 rebounds, Chris Sengfelder is averaging 13.3 points and 7.3 rebounds, and Joseph Chartouny is averaging 9.8 points and 5.0 rebounds. Fordham has been winning the battle of the boards.
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The Manhattan Jaspers are 1-2 this season and are coming off of their first win beating George Mason. Manhattan are averaging 66.3 points per game and they are shooting 38 percent from the field while defensively they are allowing 78.7 points and their opponents are shooting 50.3 percent. Shane Richards leads the Jaspers averaging 21.3 points per game. Rich Williams is averaging 17 points and 7.7 rebounds, Zane Waterman is averaging 10 points and 6.0 rebounds, and Thomas Capuano is averaging 8.0 points.
Fordham is 6-1 against the spread in their last seven home games, 4-1 against the spread following a win, and 9-4 against the spread in their last 13 games. Manhattan is 4-1 against the spread in their last five road games, 6-1 against the spread following a win, and 7-3 against the spread in their last 10 games.
Fordham is the better team but this looks like a big number so I will take the points with Manhattan.