Get ready for an MAAC battle as the Quinnipiac Bobcats and the Iona Gaels will face off at 4 p.m. ET on Wednesday at the People's United Center. Quinnipiac is 5-9 overall and 4-4 at home, while Iona is 6-4 overall and 4-2 on the road. Iona has won seven of the last 10 meetings with Quinnipiac and has covered on six of those occasions.
Iona also won and covered in two of the last three against Quinnipiac and enters Wednesday having covered in four of its last five games. The Gaels are favored by 6.5-points in the latest Iona vs. Quinnipiac odds from William Hill Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 142. Before entering any Quinnipiac vs. Iona picks, you'll want to see the college basketball predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Iona vs. Quinnipiac spread: Iona -6.5
- Iona vs. Quinnipiac over-under: 142 points
What you need to know about Quinnipiac
This past Saturday, the Bobcats lost to the Canisius Golden Griffins at home by a decisive 89-70 margin. Savion Lewis had 15 points in the loss but Quinnipiac shot just 5-of-17 from the 3-point line. The team is shooting just 33.3 percent from beyond the arc for the season.
Defensively, the Bobcats rank 14th in the nation in allowing opponents to hit only 29.0 percent of their attempts from the 3-point line, so running the Gaels off the bonus line could be key. Quinnipiac has struggled to cover the spread on its home court, covering the number just once its last five home games.
What you need to know about Iona
Meanwhile, Iona came up short against the Manhattan Jaspers this past Saturday, falling 77-70. Isaiah Ross had 19 points, five rebounds and three steals in the loss. He's now averaging 20.8 points per game and shooting 50.3 percent from the field.
Despite suffering a setback in their last outing, the Gaels will enter Wednesday's contest confident they can secure the victory. That's because Iona has dominated this series over the years. In fact, the Gaels are 9-3 in their last 12 games against Quinnipiac.
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