CIT Semifinal Betting: Yale vs. VMI
|Yale Bulldogs||VMI Keydets|
|18-13||April 01, 2014, 07:00 | Cameron Hall||22-12|
Yale will hit the hardwood against VMI on April 1 as those two schools meet in the semifinal round of the CIT, with the winner moving on to the event's championship game on April 3.
Yale opened its tournament with a victory over Quinnipiac in the first round, then defeated Holy Cross in the second round before topping Columbia in the quarterfinals. VMI got past Canisius, IPFW, and Ohio to reach the CIT's semifinal round.
Watch for the opening line on this game from BetOnline, the sportsbook known for being first to market with college basketball betting lines each day.
Supporters of the Bulldogs have watched them go 18-13 and 12-9 ATS on the year, while the Keydets are at 22-12 and 6-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Keydets are 4-1, while the Bulldogs have a 9-12 mark.
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Keydets at No. 192 and the Bulldogs at No. 105 heading into this contest.
Last time out for Yale, they were a 72-69 winner as they battled Columbia on the road. They covered in the match as a 5-point underdog. Yale got 33 points from Javier Duren en route to a 72-69 victory over Columbia on Wednesday at Levien Gym.
In their last action, VMI was a 92-90 winner on the road against Ohio. They covered the 9-point spread as underdogs. Rodney Glasgow poured in a team-high 30 points for VMI on Wednesday, as they defeated Ohio 92-90 at Ohio University Convocation Center.
A few Bulldogs at Keydets trends to consider:
Yale is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Yale's last 5 games
Yale is 6-2 ATS in its last 8 games on the road
Yale is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games on the road