LIU Brooklyn at Fairleigh Dickinson
|Date & Time||Thursday January 31, 2019, 5:00 PM (EST)|
Fairleigh Dickinson -4 / over-under: 152.5
The LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds visit the Fairleigh Dickinson Knights in Northeast college basketball action.
The LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds are shooting for back to back victories after downing Central Conn. State 84-71 on Saturday as a one point road favorite.
LIU Brooklyn took control early with a 20 point lead after 20 minutes before going in to cruise control with 48.3% shooting doing the damage. Raiquan Clark led the Blackbirds offense with 21 points and six boards while Raul Frias added 19 points and seven rebounds.
Julius Van Sauers gave LIU 12 points and four pulls followed by Ty Flowers and Jashaun Agosto with eleven points and a combined eight boards and ten helpers.
The Fairleigh Dickinson Knights have won three in a row after handing Bryant a 78-63 defeat on Saturday as a 2.5 point road favorite.
Fairleigh Dickinson jumped to a 12 point lead at the halfway point and held Bryant at bay over the second half with a 46.3%-35.8% shooting edge.
Kaleb Bishop was the Knights go to scorer with 20 points and four pulls with Mike Holloway Jr. adding 16 points and seven boards.
FDU received 12 points and eight rebounds from Xzavier Malone-Key followed by Darnell Edge with ten points and seven boards.
LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 road games and are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games following a straight up win. Over is 5-1 in Fairleigh Dickinson Knights last 6 home games and under is 7-3 in Knights last 10 Thursday games.
The Fairleigh Dickinson Knights have been highly explosive at home this season and enter this game in better form offensively overall. Fairleigh Dickinson also took LIU Brooklyn down to the wire a couple of weeks ago on the road. At home, the Knights should be able to get the job done while covering the small number.