Lipscomb Bison vs Belmont Bruins Odds
The Belmont Bruins will be trying to slam the Lipscomb Bison on Tuesday when the teams tip off at Curb Event Center in college betting action.
The Bruins sport records of 5-2 and 1-4 ATS heading into this battle, while the Bison have 3-3 and 0-0 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 2-1 for the Bruins and 0-0 for the Bison.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Bruins sit at No. 43 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Bison sit at No. 94 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Bruins will win this game 82-63.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Bison is ranked No. 59 in NCAA hoops at 39.3 per game. Contrast that with Belmont’s No. 319 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Belmont is the No. 12-ranked team in the country at 9 per game, while Lipscomb rates No. 179 at 6 per game.
Defensively, Lipscomb features the nation's No. 311-rated defense on the road, allowing 80.7 points per game. Belmont, meanwhile, comes in at No. 12 nationally in scoring at home.
Lipscomb was an 80-64 winner in its last match at home against Tennessee Tech. Lipscomb earned an 80-64 victory over Tennessee Tech on Friday, getting 17 points from Deonte Alexander at Allen Arena.
In their last action, Belmont was a 75-65 loser on the road against Virginia Commonwealth. They failed to cover the 8-point spread as underdogs. The Bruins got 24 points from Ian Clark, but it was Virginia Commonwealth that prevailed in a 75-65 final on Saturday at Siegel Center.
Belmont Bruins Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Middle Tennessee are 7-3
After a loss are 8-2
A few Bison at Bruins trends to consider:
Belmont is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Belmont is 19-3 SU in its last 22 games
Belmont is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Lipscomb
Belmont is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Lipscomb home to Tennessee-Martin, Saturday, December 8
Belmont home to Middle Tennessee, Thursday, December 13