St. John's vs. St. Francis Brooklyn- 12/6/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
St. Francis Brooklyn Terriers (3-4) at St. John's Red Storm (4-3)
College Basketball: Sunday, December 6, 2015 at 11:00 am (Madison Square Garden)
The Line: St. John's Red Storm -8 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The St. John’s Red Storm and the St. Francis (NY) Terriers face off on Sunday Morning in college basketball action.
The St. John’s Red Storm are 4-3 this season and they have lost three of their last four games. St. John’s is averaging 64.5 points and they are shooting 39.8 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 69.5 points and their opponents are shooting 42.1 percent. Frederico Mussini leads the Red Storm averaging 15.6 points per game. Ron Mvouika is averaging 11.9 points, Durand Johnson is averaging 10.4 points, and Felix Balamou is averaging 10.0 points and 6.0 rebounds. St. John’s is coming off of a 16-point loss to Fordham.
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The St. Francis (NY) Terriers are 3-4 this season but they are coming off of back-to-back wins. St. Francis is averaging 59.7 points and they are shooting 36.8 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 73.8 points and their opponents are shooting 49.4 percent. Tyreek Jewell leads the Terriers averaging 11 points per game. Yunus Hopkinson is averaging 10.1 points, Chris Hooper is averaging 8.7 points and 5.4 rebounds, and Glen Sanabria is averaging 8.5 points. All of St. Francis’ losses have been on the road and all of their wins have been at home.
St. John’s is 2-5 against the spread in their last seven non-conference games, 1-4 against the spread in their last five games, and 1-5 against the spread in their last six home games following three or more road games. St. Francis is 3-1-1 against the spread in their last five road games against a team with a winning home record and 1-3-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record.
St. John’s is the better of these two but they still aren’t very good so I will take the underdog, the points, and my chances in a play that is a lean at best.