Manhattan Jaspers vs. Siena Saints - 1/4/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Siena Saints (9-5) at Manhattan Jaspers (4-8)
College Basketball: Monday, January 4, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Draddy Gymnasium)
The Line: Manhattan Jaspers +4.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Manhattan Jaspers will host the Siena Saints this Monday.
The Manhattan Jaspers come into this game with a 4-8 record and are currently 7th in the MAAC. The Jaspers most recent game was a 72-66 victory over Fairfield. Through 12 games this season the leading scorer for the Jaspers has been Shane Richards who is averaging 17.5 points per game and 4.7 rebounds. Rich Williams is second on the team with 16.4 points per game and 6.9 rebounds. Manhattan will try to keep it rolling when they play Siena.
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The Siena Saints come into this game with a 9-5 record and are currently 3rd in the MAAC Siena’s most recent game was a 75-63 win over Niagara. Through 14 games this season the leading scorer for Siena has been Marquis Wright who is scoring 17.3 points per game and 4.9 rebounds with 4.6 assists. Brett Bisping is second on the team with 13.5 points per game and 8.5 rebounds.
The Siena Saints are 4-1-1 against the spread in their last 6 games vs. conference opponents. The Saints are 3-1-1 against the spread in their last 5 games overall. Manhattan is 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 Monday games. The Jaspers are 1-5 against the spread in their last 6 games vs. a team with a winning record.
Both of these teams come into this game after a winning their last game. Manhattan has been struggling this season only winning 4 games while Siena has been alot more consistent. I like Siena here in this game on the road.