A Patriot League battle is on tap between the Lafayette Leopards and the Colgate Raiders at 6 p.m. ET on Monday at Cotterell Court. Colgate is 14-11 overall and 8-1 at home, while Lafayette is 8-15 overall and 4-8 on the road. These two teams have split their last 10 head-to-head meetings.
The Raiders are favored by 14 points in the latest Colgate vs. Lafayette odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 140.5. Before entering any Lafayette vs. Colgate picks, you'll want to see the college basketball predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Colgate vs. Lafayette spread: Colgate -14
- Colgate vs. Lafayette over-under: 140.5 points
What you need to know about Colgate
The Loyola-Maryland Greyhounds typically have all the answers at home, but this past Saturday the Raiders proved too difficult a challenge. Colgate came out on top against Loyola-Maryland by a score of 64-56. Forward Keegan Records was the offensive standout of the matchup for Colgate, picking up 14 points along with nine rebounds and three blocks.
Colgate enters Monday's matchup full of confidence. The Raiders have won six straight games and they're 6-0 in their last six games at home. In addition, Colgate is 5-1 against the spread in its last six games against an opponent from the Patriot League.
What you need to know about Lafayette
Meanwhile, it was a close one, but this past Saturday the Leopards sidestepped the Lehigh Mountain Hawks for a 73-69 win. Guard Tyrone Perry and forward Neal Quinn were among the main playmakers for Lafayette as the former had 19 points and the latter had 22 points in addition to six boards.
Lafayette has now won three of its last four games. The Leopards are 5-1 in their last six games played in February, but they're just 1-4 in their last five outings as an underdog.
How to make Lafayette vs. Colgate picks
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