Binghamton Bearcats vs Maine Black Bears Preview
Maine Black Bears vs Binghamton Bearcats Odds
College hoops betting interest focuses on the Binghamton vs Maine battle Saturday at BU Events Center as the Bearcats look to defend home court and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
This season, the Bearcats are 3-22 overall and 1-0 ATS ATS, while the Black Bears are 10-15 and 0-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Binghamton boasts a 0-1 on the OU, and Maine is 1-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 323-rated Bearcats and the No. 201-ranked Black Bears, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 63-52 result in favor of the Black Bears.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Binghamton's No. 183-rated squad against Maine's No. 52-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Binghamton rates No. 278 in the country with 5.2 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 271 nationally with 5.2 per match.
Defensively, Maine features the nation's No. 320-rated defense on the road, allowing 77.3 points per game. Binghamton, meanwhile, comes in at No. 334 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Maine was a 66-64 winner at home against Hartford. Justin Edwards scored 18 points leading the Black Bears to a 66-64 victory over Hartford at Harold Alfond Sports Arena on Wednesday.
Binghamton was a 73-47 loser in its last match on the road against Stony Brook. The Bearcats were hammered by Stony Brook on Tuesday, losing by a 73-47 final at Stony Brook Sports Complex in college basketball betting action.
Maine at Vermont, Wednesday, February 20
Binghamton at New Hampshire, Sunday, February 24