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Bryant Bulldogs vs Robert Morris Colonials Odds
The Robert Morris Colonials will hit the floor running against the visiting Bryant Bulldogs Thursday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
The Colonials currently sports a 8-5 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 3-1 ATS. The Bulldogs are 7-4 and 0-1 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Colonials produce a 0-0 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Bulldogs have gone 1-0 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 274-rated Bryant taking on the No. 253-rated Colonials in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 69-66 win for the Colonials on Thursday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Robert Morris has the nation's No. 173-rated offensive output, at 67.9 PPG. The visiting Bulldogs defense ranks No. 215 allowing on average 68.2 PPG. The Colonials FG% has averaged 39.9% so far, less than the Bulldogs marksmen have achieved on the year, 42.9% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Bryant owns the country's No. 229-rated mark, allowing 73.5 points per game on the highway. Robert Morris, on the other hand, rates No. 61 in scoring at home.
Bryant was an 80-79 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Lehigh. Alex Francis scored 21 points and added 14 rebounds for a double-double, leading Bryant over Lehigh, 80-79, on Saturday at Stabler Arena.
Robert Morris was a 79-74 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Arkansas. Robert Morris got 17 points from Karvel Anderson but lost anyway, 79-74, to Arkansas on Thursday at Bud Walton Arena.
Bryant at St. Francis PA, Saturday, January 5
Robert Morris home to Cent Conn State, Saturday, January 5