Boston College Eagles host Dartmouth Big Green in college basketball action

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Dec 31, 2:00 PM | Conte Forum

Dartmouth Big Green vs Boston College Eagles Odds

2-8TEAM RECORD7-5

Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Dartmouth when they take on the Boston College Eagles on Monday in college hoops betting action.

The Eagles currently sports a 7-5 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 3-4-1 ATS. The Big Green are 2-8 and 0-3 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Eagles produce a 5-0 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Big Green have gone 0-2 against the number.

View Dartmouth vs Boston College Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The Eagles were listed as 12.5-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark earlier in the day. It opened first at BetOnline, where the total was expected shortly.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Eagles at No. 250 and the Big Green at No. 236 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 64-56 result in favor of the Eagles.

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How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Big Green is ranked No. 243 in NCAA hoops at 33.6 per game. Contrast that with Boston College’s No. 203 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Boston College is the No. 113-ranked team in the country at 6.8 per game, while Dartmouth rates No. 231 at 5.6 per game.

Defensively, Dartmouth features the nation's No. 61-rated defense on the road, allowing 63.6 points per game. Boston College, meanwhile, comes in at No. 278 nationally in scoring at home.

Dartmouth lost its last outing, a 79-66 result against Bryant on December 22. The Big Green got 24 points from Connor Boehm, but it was Bryant that prevailed in a 79-66 final on Saturday at Chace Athletic Center.

Boston College won its last outing, a 70-60 result against Holy Cross on December 29. The Eagles grabbed a 70-60 win over the Crusaders on Saturday, behind a 19-point effort from Patrick Heckmann at Conte Forum.

Dartmouth Big Green Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Colgate are 2-8
After playing Bryant are 0-1
After a loss are 1-9

Boston College Eagles Trends:
When playing on Monday are 7-2
Before playing North Carolina State are 6-4
After playing Holy Cross are 8-2
After a win are 4-6

A few Big Green at Eagles trends to consider:
Dartmouth is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Boston College is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Boston College is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home

Next up:
Dartmouth home to Colgate, Saturday, January 5
Boston College home to North Carolina State, Saturday, January 5

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