The Siena Saints and Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers meet Friday in college basketball action at the Knott Arena. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.
The Siena Saints Betting Preview
The Siena Saints are averaging 69.1 points on 44.3 percent shooting and allowing 65.9 points on 44.9 percent shooting. Javian McCollum is averaging 15 points and 3.6 assists, while Jackson Stormo is averaging 13.7 points and 5.3 rebounds. Andrew Platek is the third double-digit scorer and Jared Billups is grabbing 6.8 rebounds. The Siena Saints are shooting 36 percent from beyond the arc and 74.8 percent from the free throw line. The Siena Saints are allowing 31.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32 rebounds per game.
The Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers Betting Preview
The Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers are averaging 62.5 points on 41.1 percent shooting and allowing 64.3 points on 41.9 percent shooting. Jalen Benjamin is averaging 14.5 points and 2.8 rebounds, while Dakota Leffew is averaging 12.8 points and 2.9 rebounds. Malik Jefferson is grabbing 6.9 rebounds and George Tinsley is grabbing 6.4 rebounds. The Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers are shooting 34.1 percent from beyond the arc and 73.1 percent from the free throw line. The Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers are allowing 32.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.5 rebounds per game.
Siena vs Mount St. Mary's Trends
The Saints are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 road games and 10-4 ATS in their last 14 games overall. The Mountaineers are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 home games and 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games overall. The under is 6-1 in Saints last 7 overall. The under is 10-2 in Mountaineers last 12 overall.
Randy’s Free Pick
The Siena Saints are the better team, and they've been covering machines for the last month or so. The Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers are playing some of their worst ball of the season right now, and they even lose at home by an average of 0.3 points. We're laying a reasonable number. Give me Siena on the road.