Marist Red Foxes (6-9) vs. Niagara Purple Eagles (9-7)
January 15, 2023 12:00 pm EDT
The Line: Niagara Purple Eagles -5.5 / Marist Red Foxes +5.5; Over/Under: 122.5
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The Marist Red Foxes and Niagara Purple Eagles meet Sunday in college basketball action at the Gallagher Center. Let’s take a look at the odds, history, injuries and give out a pick for this game.
The Niagara Purple Eagles are 5.5 point favorites with a ML of -225. The over/under is set at 122.5 points.
Niagara beat Marist in the last meeting in March of last year, 83-52 as 3 point favorites. The home team has won 7 of the last 10 meetings between Niagara and Marist.
There are no listed injuries for either team in this game.
Red Foxes are 3-8-1 ATS in their last 12 games following a ATS win and 1-4-1 ATS in their last 6 Sunday games. The Purple Eagles are 22-8-1 ATS in their last 31 home games. The over is 6-1 in Red Foxes last 7 overall. The under is 5-0 in Purple Eagles last 5 Sunday games. The home team is 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings. The favorite is 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings.
Neither of these teams are world beaters, but it is fair to say the Niagara Purple Eagles have been the better team, and they’re playing the better ball right now. The Marist Red Foxes just can’t get going offensively, they’re losing their last 5 games by an average of 5.4 points, and they’re losing as underdogs by an average of 5.1 points. I’ll lay the chalk with the Purple Eagles at home.