Fairleigh Dickinson @ St. John's
Current Records: Fairleigh Dickinson 0-3; St. John's 2-1
What to Know
The Fairleigh Dickinson Knights' road trip will continue as they head to Carnesecca Arena at 6 p.m. ET Saturday to face off against the St. John's Red Storm. Both teams took a loss in their last game, so they'll have plenty of motivation to get the 'W.'
Fairleigh Dickinson took a serious blow against the Northwestern Wildcats on Thursday, falling 82-46. The top scorers for the Knights were guard Devon Dunn (12 points) and forward Ibrahim Wattara (12 points).
Meanwhile, it was close but no cigar for St. John's as they fell 76-74 to the Indiana Hoosiers on Wednesday. Guard Julian Champagnie did his best for St. John's, finishing with 32 points (a whopping 43% of their total) along with seven rebounds.
Fairleigh Dickinson is the clear underdog, so they're hoping it's the size of the fight that determines this one. Those betting on them against the spread shouldn't have high expectations for them since the squad is 0-2 ATS when expected to lose.
Fairleigh Dickinson is now 0-3 while the Red Storm sit at 2-1. A pair of offensive stats to keep in the back of your head while watching: The Knights are 358th worst in college basketball in points per game, with only 47.5 on average. St. John's' offense has more to brag about, as they they rank fourth in college basketball when it comes to field goal percentage, with 54.90% on the season. So the cards are definitely stacked in their favor.
How To Watch
- When: Saturday at 6 p.m. ET
- Where: Carnesecca Arena -- Jamaica, New York
- TV: Fox Sports 2
- Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Red Storm are a big 28-point favorite against the Knights, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as a 28-point spread, and stayed right there.
This is the first time these teams have played each other within the last six years.