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Niagara Purple Eagles vs Fairfield Stags 2/21/2020 Spread, Game Analysis and Odds
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Niagara Purple Eagles vs Fairfield Stags 2/21/2020 – The Niagara Purple Eagles find themselves in the middle of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference and they hope to improve their record as they pay the Fairfield Stags a visit at the Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard in Bridgeport, Connecticut this Friday, February 21. This match will be aired live by ESPN3 while SofaScore is the place to catch the online live stream. Owning the home-court advantage, Basketball Betting Tips Over Under sees the Stags taking the upper hand in this game over the Purple Eagles.
Niagara Purple Eagles vs Fairfield Stags 2/21/2020
Niagara Purple Eagles
Niagara Purple Eagles are sixth in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference and they currently hold a 14-11 record. On the road, this team has been struggling as they only won five out of fourteen games. They seem to be getting their groove back as they won back-to-back games after losing back-to-back as well. For the past ten games, this team split their wins and losses to five and five. Hammond is the team’s top scorer with 13.7 points while proving 4.4 rebounds, 3 assists and 1.1 steals a game. Towns is another interesting player to watch with 11.4 points and 2.9 rebounds per game while Solomon almost does 10 points a game to go with 3.7 rebounds and 1.1 steals.
Players to watch: M. Hammond G (25 GP 30.4 MIN 13.7 PTS 4.4 REB 3 AST 1.1 STL 0.1 BLK 1.4 TO 43 FG% 80.4 FT% 40 3PT%), J. Towns G (25 GP 23.2 MIN 11.4 PTS 2.9 REB 1.8 AST 1 STL 0 BLK 2 TO 43.5 FG% 80.8 FT% 25 3PT%), R. Solomon G (25 GP 28.8 MIN 9.9 PTS 3.7 REB 1 AST 1.1 STL 0.5 BLK 1.8 TO 40.8 FG% 76.9 FT% 35.8 3PT%).
The Fairfield Stags are third from the bottom of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference and they have a 10-15 record for this season. At home, this team has lost five of their nine games. They are coming off a loss but in their recent victory against the Marist Red Foxes, it had to go to overtime. If it was not for that win, this team could have been in a four-game losing streak. Taliaferro and Cruz averages above 11 points per game for this team while Benning does 10 points and 4.7 rebounds per game.
Players to watch: L. Taliaferro G (24 GP 30.1 MIN 11.9 PTS 2 REB 0.5 AST 0.7 STL 0.2 BLK 1.3 TO 36.4 FG% 95.5 FT% 35.3 3PT%), J. Cruz G (25 GP 27.8 MIN 11 PTS 3.7 REB 1.6 AST 1 STL 0.1 BLK 2 TO 40.6 FG% 69.4 FT% 21.8 3PT%), T. Benning G (25 GP 33.6 MIN 10 PTS 4.7 REB 2.1 AST 0.7 STL 0.2 BLK 2 TO 35 FG% 81.9 FT% 29.5 3PT%).
Niagara Purple Eagles vs Fairfield Stags Betting Predictions
Niagara Purple Eagles
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Niagara’s last 7 games.
Fairfield is 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games.
Niagara Purple Eagles vs Fairfield Stags Betting Picks
The Stags being at home are given the upper hand by Best Sports Book over the Purple Eagles. Niagara has been struggling on the road and it will take a lot for them to take this victory against the Stags.
Moneyline: ML given to the Purple Eagles are at +158 while the Stags at home are handed -180.
Spread: Four points across the spread are given to this game with Niagara at +4 while Stags are at -4.
Total: 123 points is the given total for this game with the Purple Eagles going over and the Stags are under.
Score Prediction: 64-59, Stags win.