Gaines And Providence Host Rhode Island

Rhode Island Rams (5-2) at Providence Friars (6-1)

Providence, Rhode Island; Saturday, 7:30 p.m. EST

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Friars -14.5; over/under is 142.5

BOTTOM LINE: Providence plays the Rhode Island Rams after Ticket Gaines scored 21 points in Providence's 86-52 win against the Wagner Seahawks.

The Friars have gone 5-0 in home games. Providence averages 13.4 turnovers per game and is 1-1 when it turns the ball over less than its opponents.

The Rams play their first true road game after going 5-2 to begin the season. Rhode Island ranks third in the A-10 with 10.9 offensive rebounds per game led by Jeremy Foumena averaging 2.1.

Providence's average of 7.7 made 3-pointers per game this season is just 0.6 fewer made shots on average than the 8.3 per game Rhode Island allows. Rhode Island averages 6.0 made 3-pointers per game this season, 0.1 more makes per game than Providence gives up.

TOP PERFORMERS: Bryce Hopkins is shooting 40.2% and averaging 15.7 points for the Friars. Devin Carter is averaging 1.7 made 3-pointers for Providence.

Zek Montgomery is scoring 15.6 points per game and averaging 5.7 rebounds for the Rams. Jaden House is averaging 14.3 points for Rhode Island.

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.