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Robert Morris Colonials vs Bryant Bulldogs Odds
The Bryant Bulldogs hope to be lousy hosts on Thursday as the Robert Morris Colonials pay a visit to Chace Athletic Center on the college basketball betting menu.
The Colonials will try to spoil to the party on Thursday; they are 3-1 ATS against the number this season, while the Bulldogs are 0-1 ATS. Robert Morris is 0-0 on the totals; Bryant is 1-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 251-ranked Bulldogs and the No. 198-rated Colonials in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 76-73 win for the Colonials on Thursday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Bryant's No. 41 nationally ranked offense (73.9 points per game) against a Colonials defense that sits as the No. 153 at 65.7 PPG. The Bulldogs have been averaging 47.2% from the field, more than the Colonials have managed so far this season (43.1% on average).
Defensively, Robert Morris features the nation's No. 66-rated defense on the road, allowing 64.6 points per game. Bryant, meanwhile, comes in at No. 23 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Robert Morris, they were an 89-46 winner as they battled Fairleigh Dickinson at home. The battle between the Colonials and Knights didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Fairleigh Dickinson was handed an 89-46 defeat on Saturday at Sewall Center.
Bryant won its last outing, an 84-68 result against Sacred Heart on February 25. Bryant got 25 points from Dyami Starks en route to an 84-68 victory over Sacred Heart on Monday at Chace Athletic Center.
Robert Morris at Cent Conn State, Saturday, March 2
Bryant home to St. Francis PA, Saturday, March 2