Merrimack Warriors vs. Fairleigh Dickinson Knights: 1/21/2021 Betting Preview, Predictions, Computer Picks, Odds and Trends

Written by on January 21, 2021

The Fairleigh Dickinson Knights (1-6) visit the Merrimack Warriors (0-2) after losing four straight road games. The Warriors are favored by only 1.5 points in the matchup, which begins at 7:00 PM ET on Thursday, January 21, 2021. The matchup has an over/under set at 144 points.

Betting Information

Merrimack vs Fairleigh Dickinson Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Merrimack -1.5 -112 -109 144 -109 -112 -125 102

Computer Picks

Computer picks for Merrimack vs Fairleigh Dickinson
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Merrimack (-1.5) Over (144) Merrimack 74 Fairleigh Dickinson 73

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Total Facts

  • In three of 31 outings (9.7%) last year, the Warriors and their opponents combined for this matchup’s point total of 144 points.
  • Fairleigh Dickinson and its opponents combined to score more than 144 points in 66.7% of their games last season (20 of 30 opportunities).
  • The two teams averaged a combined nine fewer points per game last season (135) than this matchup’s over/under of 144 points.
  • Opponents of these teams averaged a combined 134.7 points per game last season, 9.3 fewer than the over/under in this matchup.
  • The Warriors average point total in matchups last season was 123, 21 points below the total in this game.
  • The average point total for the Knights last year was 2.8 points higher than this game’s over/under.

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Merrimack Betting Information

  • Against the spread, Merrimack was strong last season, posting a 10-6 record.
  • The Warriors posted a winning record of 4-2 against the spread when the spread was -1.5 or bigger.
  • The Warriors combined with their opponents to go over the total in 6 of 16 contests last season, a rate of 37.5%

Fairleigh Dickinson Betting Information

  • Fairleigh Dickinson has covered the spread in fewer than half of its games, going 3-4 ATS.
  • The Knights have not fared well as a 1.5-point underdog, going 1-2 against the spread when they are at least 1.5-point underdogs.
  • Fairleigh Dickinson has combined with its opponents to hit the over in 71.4% of matchups this year (5 out of 7 chances).

Head to Head

Merrimack vs Fairleigh Dickinson (Last 2 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/6/2020 Merrimack -0.5 129.5 -110 -110 Regular Season 57-53 MERR
1/23/2020 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 74-71 MERR

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Merrimack Leaders

  • Devin Jensen put up 7.5 points per game last season to go with 2.4 rebounds and 0.6 assists.
  • Jordan Minor averaged 4.4 boards per game and Mikey Watkins dished out 1.7 assists per game.
  • A season ago, Jensen made 2.1 threes per game.
  • Watkins averaged 1.9 steals per game, while Minor notched 1.0 block per contest.

Fairleigh Dickinson Leaders

  • Brandon Rush is at the top of the Knights scoring leaderboard with 15.9 points per game. He also pulls down 4.3 rebounds and racks up 1.7 assists per game.
  • Elyjah Williams is atop the Knights rebounding leaderboard with 6.3 rebounds per game, and Jahlil Jenkins leads the team in assists with 3.4 per outing.
  • Rush knocks down 2.7 three-pointers per game, the most on the Knights.
  • Fairleigh Dickinson’s leader in steals is Callum Baker (1.7 per game), and its leader in blocks is Pier-Olivier Racine (1.3 per game).
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