LIU-Brooklyn vs. Fairleigh Dickinson - 3/4/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

LIU-Brooklyn vs. Fairleigh Dickinson - 3/4/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction Photo by Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports

Fairleigh Dickinson Knights (11-18) at LIU-Brooklyn Sharks (14-17)

College Basketball: Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 7:00 pm (Steinberg Wellness Center)

The Line: LIU-Brooklyn Sharks -5.5 -- Over/Under:

TV: NEC

The Fairleigh Dickinson Knights and Long Island University Sharks meet Wednesday in the college basketball Northeast Tournament at the Steinberg Wellness Center.

The Fairleigh Dickinson Knights look for a win after winning seven of their last 10 games. The Fairleigh Dickinson Knights are averaging 72.2 points on 45.4 percent shooting and allowing 74.6 points on 44.7 percent shooting. Jahlil Jenkins is averaging 16.2 points and three rebounds while Kaleb Bishop is averaging 13.3 points and one assist. Xzavier Malone-Key is the third double-digit scorer and Elyjah Williams is grabbing 7.2 rebounds. The Fairleigh Dickinson Knights are shooting 36.3 percent from beyond the arc and 72.3 percent from the free throw line. The Fairleigh Dickinson Knights are allowing 34.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.8 rebounds per game. The Fairleigh Dickinson Knights have won three of their last four road games.

The Long Island University Sharks need a win after splitting their last eight games. The Long Island University Sharks are averaging 76.3 points on 44.1 percent shooting and allowing 76.6 points on 43.7 percent shooting. Raiquan Clark is averaging 19.9 points and 7.5 rebounds while Tyrn Flowers is averaging 14.2 points and 9.9 rebounds. Jermaine Jackson Jr. is the third double-digit scorer and Jashaun Agosto is grabbing 3.5 rebounds. The Long Island University Sharks are shooting 34.7 percent from beyond the arc and 71.4 percent from the free throw line. The Long Island University Sharks are allowing 33.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.5 rebounds per game. The Long Island University Sharks have lost four of their last six home games.

Will update with trends once they're released.

The Fairleigh Dickinson Knights lose on the road by an average of 8.8 points while shooting 41.9 percent from the field and 32 percent from deep. The Long Island University Sharks win at home by an average of three points while shooting 45 percent from the field. The Long Island University Sharks also beat Fairleigh Dickinson twice this season by a combined 19 points. The Long Island University Sharks are also 13-10 against the spread on the season while Fairleigh Dickinson is 13-15 against the spread. I'll lay the numbers with Long Island University at home. 

Randy’s Pick LIU-Brooklyn Sharks -5.5

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.