Arizona State Sun Devils host Dartmouth Big Green in college basketball action
Dartmouth Big Green vs Arizona State Sun Devils Odds
The Arizona State Sun Devils will hit the floor running against the visiting Dartmouth Big Green Saturday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
The Sun Devils sport records of 8-2 and 3-3 ATS heading into this battle, while the Big Green have 2-6 and 0-2 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 2-1 for the Sun Devils and 0-1 for the Big Green.
The visitors opened as 14-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including . The total was set to open a bit later (check out GTbets.eu for the latest situation(.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 115-rated Sun Devils and the No. 218-ranked Big Green, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 75-61 result in favor of the Sun Devils.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Big Green is ranked No. 192 in NCAA hoops at 34.9 per game. Contrast that with Arizona State’s No. 90 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Arizona State is the No. 85-ranked team in the country at 7.3 per game, while Dartmouth rates No. 239 at 5.4 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Dartmouth owns the country's No. 44-rated mark, allowing 61 points per game on the highway. Arizona State, on the other hand, rates No. 93 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Dartmouth was a 52-50 loser on the road against Vermont. The Big Green got 14 points from Gabas Maldunas, but it was Vermont that prevailed in a 52-50 final on Wednesday at Roy Patrick Gym.
Last time out for Arizona State, they were a 78-61 loser as they battled DePaul at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 6-point favorite. Evan Gordon scored 12 points in a futile effort to lead the Sun Devils to a win (they lost 78-61 to DePaul at Wells Fargo Arena on Wednesday).
Dartmouth Big Green Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Bryant are 0-1
After playing Vermont are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8
Arizona State Sun Devils Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
After playing DePaul are 1-0
After a loss are 4-6
A few Big Green at Sun Devils trends to consider:
Dartmouth is 1-18 SU in its last 19 games on the road
Arizona State is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games at home
Arizona State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Dartmouth at Bryant, Saturday, December 22
Arizona State at Texas Tech, Saturday, December 22