Bryant Bulldogs take on Hawks in NCAA basketball test
Bryant Bulldogs vs Monmouth Hawks Odds
The Monmouth Hawks will hit the floor running against the visiting Bryant Bulldogs Saturday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
The Hawks bring a 8-14 record (2-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 14-6 Bulldogs, who are 0-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Monmouth go 0-0 so far and the Bulldogs go 1-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Hawks at No. 317 and the Bulldogs at No. 266 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 72-62 result in favor of the Bulldogs.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Bulldogs is ranked No. 243 in NCAA hoops at 33.3 per game. Contrast that with Monmouth’s No. 265 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Monmouth is the No. 220-ranked team in the country at 5.7 per game, while Bryant rates No. 65 at 7.4 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Bryant owns the country's No. 217-rated mark, allowing 71.6 points per game on the highway. Monmouth, on the other hand, rates No. 268 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Bryant was a 78-63 winner on the road against Fairleigh Dickinson. Bryant got 27 points from Alex Francis en route to a 78-63 victory over Fairleigh Dickinson on Thursday at Rothman Center.
In their last action, Monmouth was a 78-58 loser at home against Cent Conn State. Monmouth was run off the court by the Blue Devils on Thursday as Cent Conn State routed them 78-58 at Multipurpose Activity Center.
Bryant home to St. Francis NY, Thursday, February 7
Monmouth at Quinnipiac, Thursday, February 7