St. Francis Brooklyn vs. Long Island - 2/15/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Long Island Blackbirds (12-12) at St. Francis Brooklyn Terriers (11-15)
College Basketball: Monday, February 15, 2016 at 1:00 pm (Peter Aquilone Court)
The Line: St. Francis Brooklyn Terriers -3 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds and St Francis (BKN) Terriers meet Monday at the Pope Physical Education Center.
The LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds look for a win to get a game above a .500 record. The LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds are averaging 75.3 points on 42.1 percent shooting and allowing 76.5 points on 44.7 percent shooting. Jerome Frink is averaging 17.3 points and 9.1 rebounds while Martin Hermannsson is averaging 15.7 points and 4.4 assists. Aakim Saintil is dishing 4.8 assists and Joel Hernandez is grabbing 5.8 rebounds. The LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds are shooting 30.2 percent from beyond the arc and 71.7 percent from the free throw line. The Blackbirds are allowing 36.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.8 rebounds per game. The LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds have lost 10 of their last 15 road games.
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The St Francis (BKN) Terriers look to keep rolling after winning seven of their last 11 games. The St Francis (BKN) Terriers are averaging 63.9 points on 38.6 percent shooting and allowing 66.8 points on 43.6 percent shooting. Tyreek Jewell is averaging 13.3 points and 2.2 assists while Chris Hooper is averaging 11.2 points and five rebounds. Yunus Hopkinson is the third double-digit scorer and Antonio Jenifer is grabbing 5.7 rebounds. The St Francis (BKN) Terriers are shooting 31.5 percent from beyond the arc and 65.4 percent from the free throw line. The Terriers are allowing 34.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.4 rebounds per game. The St Francis (BKN) Terriers have won six of their last eight home games.
The Blackbirds are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 road games and 8-1 ATS in their last 9 vs. Northeast. The Terriers are 5-2-1 ATS in their last 8 games overall.
St. Francis is a pretty decent team at home and should be able to control the pace against a Brooklyn squad that wants to speed things up. I like the Terriers and the low chalk here.