Richmond Spiders (9-15) at Rhode Island Rams (20-3)
|Date & Time||Tuesday February 13, 2018, 8:30 PM (EST)|
The Line: Rhode Island Rams -14.5 -- Over/Under:
The Rhode Island Rams welcome the Richmond Spiders to town in an A-10 college basketball matchup.
The Richmond Spiders have 4th in the Atlantic Ten within their grasp but the team has lost two of three following a 97-88 defeat at the St. Bonaventure Bonnies. Richmond was outshot 50%-45.5% but stayed competitive with eleven more looks at the basket.
Nick Sherrod led all scorers with 26 points and nine rebounds followed by Grant Golden with 24 points and six pulls. Khwan Fore gave the Spiders 16 points and five yanks while Jacob Gilyard added 14 points and six assists.
The Rhode Island Rams have fashioned a 12-0 conference record thanks to their ability to both score and defend. Rhode Island comes off of a 72-59 win versus the Davidson Wildcats where both teams sank shots at 49% with the Rams riding six more shots and a 10-25 effort on threes.
Jarvis Garrett was the Rams best offensive weapon with 17 points with Cyril Langevine adding 14 points and eight rebounds. Rhode Island saw the twosome of Stanford Robinson and Fatts Russell toss in ten points each while Jared Terrell chipped in with eight points.
Richmond are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games overall and Richmond are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 vs. Atlantic 10 and Richmond are 4-12 ATS in their last 16 Tuesday games. Rhode Island are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 Tuesday games and Rhode Island are 19-7 ATS in their last 26 vs. Atlantic 10 and Rhode Island are 21-8-1 ATS in their last 30 games overall.
Rhode Island has proven they can cover big spreads and have to prove it once again…