Siena Saints vs Iona Gaels 12/31/2021 Game Analysis, Odds and Betting Picks
Siena Saints vs Iona Gaels 12/31/2021 – A Metro Atlantic Conference play is all set to get underway as the Siena Saints take on the Iona Gaels from Hynes Athletics Center in New Rochelle, New York. The Saints are sitting at seventh place while the Gaels top the table with only two defeats on the season. Siena will enter this game riding a two-game winning streak. Iona won their last four games on the season and is looking forward to extending their success. The NCAA basketball odds favor the Gaels to take out the Saints with a decent score.
Siena Saints vs Iona Gaels 12/31/2021
|When:||Friday, December 31, 1:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Hynes Athletics Center, New Rochelle, New York|
Siena split their two conference games and are 4-6 with their overall play. The Saints are behind Marist and are ahead of Saint Peter’s. In their last game, they defeated the Holy Cross Crusaders with a 72-59 final score. Siena has a decent offense that is averaging 72.7 points per game. The Saints are shooting at 44.4 percent from their field goal attempts. Jalen Pickett is the leader in scoring with an average of 16 points per game. From the rebounding department, the Saints have Manny Camper as their leader with 10.5.
Players to watch: C. Rogers G (GP 10, MIN 33.3, PTS 13.5, REB 1.9, AST 1.6, STL 0.6, BLK 0.1, TO 1.7, FG% 42.7, FT% 81.3, 3P% 43.8), J. Stormo F (GP 9, MIN 29.1, PTS 11.1, REB 7, AST 1.2, STL 0.8, BLK 1, TO 1.7, FG% 53.8, FT% 54.2, 3P% 25), A. Carpenter G (GP 6, MIN 21.2, PTS 9.3, REB 1.3, AST 0.8, STL 0.8, BLK 0.2, TO 2, FG% 43.4, FT% 88.9, 3P% 18.2).
The Iona Gaels are 2-0 in their conference play and are 10-2 with their overall record. Iona is one game ahead of Monmouth at the second position. The Gaels are averaging 69.3 points per game and are shooting at 42.5 points per game. From the three-point radar, the Gaels are shooting at 32.3 percent. EJ Crawford has taken the lead in shooting with 17 points. Crawford is also the leader in rebounds with 7.4 and assists with 1.4.
Players to watch: T. Jolly G (GP 12, MIN 33.4, PTS 14.4, REB 5.3, AST 2, STL 0.5, BLK 0.7, TO 2, FG% 44.8, FT% 72.9, 3P% 42.9), N. Junior Joseph F (GP 12, MIN 28.7, PTS 14.3, REB 8.7, AST 1.8, STL 0.8, BLK 1.9, TO 2.1, FG% 53.1, FT% 68.5, 3P% 50), Q. Slazinski F (GP 12, MIN 23.7, PTS 10.5, REB 3.8, AST 1.5, STL 0.6, BLK 0.6, TO 1.9, FG% 35.8, FT% 82.5, 3P% 34.9).
Siena Saints vs Iona Gaels Betting Predictions
Siena are 4-8 ATS in their last 12 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Siena’s last 7 games.
Saints are 4-8 SU in their last 12 games.
Siena are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against Iona.
Siena are 6-14 SU in their last 20 games against Iona.
Iona are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Iona’s last 5 games.
Iona are 16-3 SU in their last 19 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Iona’s last 6 games against Siena.
Iona are 6-0 SU in their last 6 games at home.
Siena Saints vs Iona Gaels Betting Picks
Summary: Iona might be scoring lesser than the Saints, but they have proved to be strong with their overall play. The odds shark basketball picks are turning towards the Gaels to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: 78-47, Iona Gaels win.