Brown Bears vs Cent Conn State Blue Devils Odds
Brown travels to Cent Conn State on Thursday, hoping to boost its 1-0 record with a victory over the Blue Devils.
Cent Conn State will face the 1-0 Bears, who own a 0-0 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Blue Devils are 0-0 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Bears are 0-0 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Blue Devils at No. 254 and the Bears at No. 331 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 67-56 result in favor of the Bears.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Cent Conn State's No. 264-ranked offense, averaging 62 PPG, against a Bears defense that ranks No. 19 at 49 PPG. The Blue Devils field goal percentage has averaged 37.7% so far, less than the Bears marksmen have achieved on the year, 40.4% per game.
Defensively, Brown features the nation's No. 149-rated defense on the road, allowing 49 points per game. Cent Conn State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 275 nationally in scoring at home.
Brown was a 58-49 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Binghamton. The Bears grabbed a 58-49 win over the Bearcats on Sunday, behind an 18 -point effort from Matt Sullivan at BU Events Center.
Cent Conn State was a 64-61 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Saint Peter's. Kyle Vinales scored 24 points in a futile effort to lead the Blue Devils to a win (they lost 64-61 to Saint Peter's at Yanitelli Center on Monday).
Brown Bears Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Maine are 4-5
After playing Binghamton are 1-1
After a win are 1-9
A few Bears at Blue Devils trends to consider:
Brown is 2-17 SU in its last 19 games on the road
Brown at Maine, Saturday, November 17
Cent Conn State at La Salle, Sunday, November 18