St. John’s vs. UConn Prediction
Big East opponents will square off at 2:30 p.m. ET on Monday when No. 25 UConn hosts St. John’s on FOX. The home team has dominated this series but will the Huskies cover as a home favorite this afternoon?
869 St. John’s Red Storm (+8.5) at 870 UConn Huskies (-8.5); o/u 143
2:30 p.m. ET, Monday, January 18, 2021
Venue: Gampel Pavilion
St. John’s vs. UConn College Basketball Prediction
The home team is 6-1 against the spread in the last seven meetings between these two teams while the Huskies are 6-0 against the number in their last six games overall. UConn has also covered in five of its last six home games and is 3-1-1 at the betting window in its last five home games when facing an opponent with a road winning percentage of less than .400.
On the other side, the Red Storm is winless against the spread in its last five games overall and 0-4 against the number in its last four road games when facing an opponent with a winning record at home. They’re also 1-4 at the betting window in their last five games when facing an opponent with a winning record overall.
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