Central Connecticut State at St. Francis-Brooklyn: 12/31/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions

Central Connecticut State at St. Francis-Brooklyn: 12/31/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions Photo by David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports

St. Francis-Brooklyn Terriers (3-9) vs Central Connecticut State Blue Devils (3-10)

Game Info: Friday, December 31, 2021 at 4:00 pm (Peter Aquilone Court)

Betting Odds: St. Francis-Brooklyn Terriers -6 -- Over/Under: 139 Click Here for the Latest Odds

The Central Connecticut Blue Devils and Saint Francis Brooklyn Terriers face off on Friday in a college basketball showdown in Brooklyn Heights, New York. This is a key game for both teams who have gotten out to a very slow start to the season. 

Central Connecticut State comes into this game with a 3-10 record but they have gone 8-5 against the spread. Coming into this game they have lost four of their last five games including the last game against Bryant. The defense gave up 80 points and that led to the four point defeat. Central Connecticut is averaging 63.4 points while their defense is giving up 75.8 points per game. Guard Nigel Scantlebury has been the top player for Central Connecticut averaging 12.7 points while shooting 42.3 percent from the field and 44.4 percent from behind the three point line. 

On the other side of this matchup is the Saint Francis Brooklyn Terriers who sit with a 3-9 record and they have gone 5-6 against the spread. In the last game against Merrimack the defense gave up 64 points and that led to the 10 point defeat. Saint Francis is averaging 67.5 points while their defense is giving up 70.7 points per game. Guard Michael Cubbage has been the top player for the Terriers averaging 11.5 points while shooting 37.1 percent from the field and 15.4 percent from behind the three point line. 

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Central Connecticut is 5-1 against the spread in their last six games following a straight up win. The under is 6-1 in Saint Francis Brooklyn’s last seven games following a straight up loss. The over is 4-1 in Central Connecticut’s last five games following an against the spread win. The under is 4-1 in the Blue Devils last 5 road games vs. a team with a losing home record. 

These are two teams that don’t have great defenses, but their offenses also aren’t great, and that is going to lead to a lower scoring game. With a slower paced game, both offenses are going to struggle to score and this game is going to stay under the total. 

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