Niagara Vs Rider: NCAA Basketball Betting Lines, Odds And Trends – January 23, 2022

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The Rider Broncs (5-12, 1-6 MAAC) will try to end a four-game losing streak when they hit the road to play the Niagara Purple Eagles (8-9, 3-5 MAAC) on Sunday, January 23, 2022 at Gallagher Center. The game airs at 1:00 PM ET. Keep reading to find betting insights and statistics to help place a wager on the Purple Eagles’ (-360 to win on the moneyline) game versus the Broncs (+280).

Niagara Offense Vs. Rider Defense

Niagara Offense Stats (Rank) Rider Defense
68.4 (258) Points/Gm 71.2 (248)
65.7 (306) Possessions/Game 71 (247)
44.8 (149) Field Goal % 41.3 (100)
35.9 (76) 3PT % 32.8 (165)
51.5 (138) Effective FG % 48.9 (173)
55.4 (118) True Shooting % 52.5 (199)

Rider Offense Vs. Niagara Defense

Rider Offense Stats (Rank) Niagara Defense
66.5 (300) Points/Gm 65.8 (95)
70.5 (103) Possessions/Game 66.7 (58)
39 (344) Field Goal % 41.1 (89)
31.1 (301) 3PT % 31.4 (100)
43.7 (348) Effective FG % 47.6 (108)
47.9 (332) True Shooting % 51.1 (147)

Niagara Betting Insights

  • Niagara has won 10 games against the spread this season, while failing to cover six times.
  • The Purple Eagles have been favored by 7.5 points or more this season once, and failed to cover the spread.
  • Niagara’s games have hit the over six out of 17 times this season.
  • Niagara’s games this season have gone over this contest’s total of 130 points 10 times.
  • The average point total in Purple Eagles games this year is 134.9, 4.9 more than this matchup’s over/under.

Rider Betting Insights

  • Rider is 11-5-0 ATS this season.
  • When playing as at least 7.5-point underdogs this year, the Broncs have an ATS record of 6-0.
  • A total of four Rider games this year have hit the over.
  • Rider has combined with its opponent to score more than 130 points in 11 of 16 games this season.
  • The average over/under for Broncs outings this season is 143.4, 13.4 more points than this game’s total.

Niagara Key Players

  • The Purple Eagles scoring leader is Marcus Hammond, who puts up 17.5 points per game.
  • Noah Thomasson leads Niagara with 3.4 assists per game and Jordan Cintron paces the team with 5.8 rebounds per matchup.
  • Hammond hits 2.5 treys per game to lead the Purple Eagles.
  • Niagara’s steals leader is Cintron, who averages 1.6 per game. Greg Kuakumensah leads the team averaging 0.6 blocks a game.

Rider Key Players

  • Dwight Murray Jr. takes the top spot on the Broncs scoring and assist lists, tallying 12.9 points and 4.3 assists per game.
  • Dimencio Vaughn collects all of the boards and is the Rider leader in rebounds, grabbing 7.3 per game.
  • Allen Powell is tops from three-point range for the Broncs, hitting 1.8 treys per game.
  • One Rider player is its leader in both steals and blocks. Vaughn averages 1.7 steals per game and 0.8 blocks per game.