The VCU Rams managed to cover the posted spread in both of their games against the Saint Louis Billikens last season as those two Atlantic 10 schools hit the hardwood in college basketball betting action on Friday night.
Saint Louis topped VCU 64-62 as a 5.5-point home favorite in an ATS loss in their first meeting of the season last year, with the Rams then beating the Billikens 67-56 as 4.5-point home chalk. Both those games were UNDER results.
Virginia Commonwealth Rams vs Saint Louis Billikens Opening Odds and Betting Line
If you were backing the Virginia Commonwealth Rams in this one, their betting line was listed as -13-point favorites earlier in the day at 5Dimes.
Virginia Commonwealth Rams vs Saint Louis Billikens Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Virginia Commonwealth Rams will look to cover the spread vs the Saint Louis Billikens on Friday, as the Rams are 7-10 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Billikens are 5-10 ATS. Virginia Commonwealth is 7-7 against the total, while Saint Louis is 4-6 versus the total betting line.
The Power Rankings at Odds – VSB
show No. 4-rated Virginia Commonwealth Rams taking on the No. 294-rated Saint Louis Billikens in this contest.
How Virginia Commonwealth Rams vs Saint Louis Billikens Stats Matchup
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Virginia Commonwealth Rams rank No. 129 in NCAA Basketball Division 1 with 35.06 per game. That compares with Saint Louis’s No. 242 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Saint Louis is college basketball’s No. 184-ranked team at 5.56 per game, while the Virginia Commonwealth Rams rate No. 8 with 9.17 per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Rams got 16 points from JeQuan Lewis as Virginia Commonwealth ran past Duquesne 70-64 on Saturday at A.J. Palumbo Center.
Saint Louis got 12 points from Ash Yacoubou but lost anyway, 61-45, to Dayton on Saturday at Dayton Arena.
Virginia Commonwealth Rams vs Saint Louis Billikens Betting Odds Trends
Virginia Commonwealth is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Virginia Commonwealth is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Virginia Commonwealth’s last 5 games
Virginia Commonwealth is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Saint Louis is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Saint Louis is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Saint Louis’s last 6 games
Saint Louis is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Virginia Commonwealth home to George Washington, Tuesday, January 27th
Saint Louis at George Mason, Thursday, January 29th