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Manhattan Jaspers vs Niagara Purple Eagles 01/05/2020 Previews, Odds and Predictions
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Manhattan Jaspers vs Niagara Purple Eagles 01/05/2020 – Niagara Purple Eagles will remain at home to host Manhattan Jaspers from Gallagher Center in Niagara Falls in New York. Manhattan Jaspers won their first conference game, but they spit their 10 overall games in the Metro Atlantic Conference. Niagara Purple Eagles won their first conference game as well, but overall they are just 3-9 this season. The basketball lines are out as these teams clash in an entertaining Metro Atlantic Conference play.
Manhattan Jaspers vs Niagara Purple Eagles 01/05/2020
Manhattan Jaspers lost five games but showed some interest in their last game against Canisius when they managed to score 71-67. This team has a lot to catch up in their conference play, especially with the teams that hold a winning record. Luckily for the Jaspers, the highest overall record in the Metro Atlantic Athletic is 7-4. Rider Broncos is the only team that holds a record of 7-4 and Manhattan is just two games behind.
Players to watch: T. Greene G (10 GP 32.1 MIN 11.2 PTS 6.5 REB 1 AST 0.6 STL 0.1 BLK 2.4 TO 37.3 FG% 63.6 FT% 35.7 3P%), S. Stewart G (9 GP 29 MIN 9.3 PTS 1.4 REB 2.9 AST 1.8 STL 0 BLK 1.8 TO 33.8 FG% 71.4 FT% 26.6 3P%), P. Paulicap F (10 GP 20.6 MIN 9 PTS 6.1 REB 0.2 AST 0.5 STL 1.5 BLK 1.6 TO 46.5 FG% 57.1 FT% 0 3P%).
Niagara Purple Eagles
The Purple Eagles came-off an impressive and most important victory against Fairfield in their last game. Niagara scored 75 points and restricted the opponent to 66. Now that the Purple Eagles have already opened their account, they will look forward to getting past Manhattan at home. Niagara might be holding a record of 3-9, but they have a better scoring unit than the Jaspers. Niagara has James Town’s alongside three other players, who score in double figures for their team.
Players to watch: J. Towns G (12 GP 25.8 MIN 15 PTS 3.8 REB 2.2 AST 0.8 STL 0 BLK 2.2 TO 47 FG% 83.3 FT% 27.3 3P%), R. Solomon G (12 GP 28.7 MIN 11.9 PTS 3 REB 1.3 AST 1.2 STL 0.7 BLK 1.8 TO 46.4 FG% 84 FT% 35.3 3P%), M. Hammond G (12 GP 27.4 MIN 10.8 PTS 3.3 REB 3.3 AST 1.2 STL 0 BLK 1.5 TO 38 FG% 82.6 FT% 34 3P%).
Manhattan Jaspers vs Niagara Purple Eagles Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Manhattan’s last 5 games.
Niagara Purple Eagles
Eagles are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
Manhattan Jaspers vs Niagara Purple Eagles Betting Picks
Niagara proved to be a strong team at home after defeating Fairfield. The Purple Eagles will have the upper hand in this game with their advantage and support at home. Unfortunately for Manhattan, basketball spread betting is against their team in this game.
Moneyline: The Jaspers will settle for -109 and the Purple Eagles will settle for the same moneyline.
ATS: Manhattan will secure -1.5 and Niagara will secure +1.5.
Totals: The total will go over 131 for the Jaspers and the total will go under 131 for Niagara.
Score Prediction: 71-59, Niagara Purple Eagles.