Fordham Rams at Manhattan Jaspers Betting Prediction

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Don’t expect a fast-paced game when the Fordham Rams (5-1) head to Manhattan to take on the Jaspers (2-4). Action starts at 7 p.m. ET on Saturday, December 1, 2018.

Fordham Rams at Manhattan Jaspers Betting Odds

In their last contest, the Jaspers were blown out by the George Washington Colonials, 70-43, while the Rams easily got past the Alabama A&M Bulldogs, 77-46.

The Rams had an extraordinary effective field goal percentage of 0.608 (above their season average of 0.543) and had an offensive rebounding percentage of 41.9 (above their season average of 27.4). Manhattan, meanwhile, forced George Washington into a turnover percentage of 27.7 (above their season average of 17.5). Ebube Ebube played a pivotal role for Manhattan with nine points and 10 rebounds. Meanwhile, Fordham was lifted by Nick Honor, who had 17 points and five rebounds.

The Rams won the only contest between these two teams last season, 70-57. Fordham had a much better turnover percentage (19.6 vs. 31.5). Manhattan, on the other hand, had a better free throw rate (0.102 vs. 0.051).

Half-court execution will be of utmost importance when a pair of the country’s slowest-paced teams clash. Manhattan ranks 311th in possessions per game (67.1) and Fordham is 308th (67.2) dating back to last season.

Fordham Rams at Manhattan Jaspers ATS Pick

Prediction: SU Winner – Fordham, ATS Winner – Fordham, O/U – Under

Betting Notes (2017-Present):

  • Fordham ranks seventh in steals per game (8.6) while Manhattan ranks 269th in steals allowed per game (7.7).
  • The Jaspers rank 172nd in assists per game (13.4) while the Rams rank 293rd in assists allowed per game (15.6).
  • Manhattan ranks 20th in blocks allowed per game (2.4) while Fordham ranks 68th (2.8).
  • The Rams rank 42nd in three pointers attempted per game (25.8) while the Jaspers rank 253rd (19.7).
  • Manhattan ranks 106th in rebounds allowed per game (33.8) while Fordham ranks 277th (37.7).