College Basketball Picks

Rider vs Saint Peter’s Basketball Picks 3-14-24

Saint Peter's Peacocks (16-13) vs. Rider Broncs (15-16)
March 14, 2024 9:00 pm EDT
The Line: Rider Broncs -1.5; Over/Under: +131.5
(Get latest betting odds)

In this article, we will formulate a Saint Peter’s vs Rider betting prediction for this college basketball showdown on Thursday, March 14th at the Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall. We will take a look at: 

-The Saint Peter’s Peacocks recent form and recent player performance

-The Rider Broncs recent form and recent player performance

-A summary that ties it all together and produces a favorable betting outcome for today’s game between Saint Peter’s and Rider. 

Will Saint Peter’s Offense Be Better Here?

These two teams faced off just a few games ago, and Saint Peter’s wasn’t great in that game. Saint Peter’s scored only 56 points and they ended up losing by five points. In the last game against Quinnipiac, Saint Peter’s scored 74 points, but the defense gave up 89 points. Forward Corey Washington had a strong game putting up 21 points and seven rebounds. Saint Peter’s isi averaging 65.9 points while their defense is giving up 64.1 points per game. Corey Washington is averaging 16.8 points while shooting 46.5 percent from the field and 34.3 percent from behind the three point line. 

More College Basketball Picks: Cincinnati vs Baylor Prediction!

Rider Has Won Seven Games in a Row

Rider has won seven games in a row and they have a ton of confidence heading into this game. Each of the last three games, Rider has given up 61 points or less. Rider’s last game came against Saint Peter’s. Mervin James was the top player putting up 12 points. Rider is averaging 72.9 points while their defense is giving up 72.8 points per game. Mervin James has been the top player all season averaging 19 points while shooting 52.5 percent from the field and 47.7 percent from behind the three point line. 

Saint Peter’s vs Rider Betting Prediction

This game is going to be lower scoring. Rider’s defense looked good in teh last game and they are going to step up in this game. Saint Peter’s defense is giving up only 64.1 points per game and this defense is going to step up again here. Both teams are going to really struggle to get to 60 points here, and that will be the difference here as this game is going to stay under the total. Back the under.

Shane Mickle's Free Pick: Under

Need More? Get Premium Picks

Shane Mickle

Sports is about all Shane knows in this life! He has a passion for sports and writing, which makes working for Sportschatplace a perfect job for him! If you find him cheering for a team it's usually a Minnesota team, or the Kansas Jayhawks!

Related Articles

Back to top button