Cornell Big Red take on Bearcats in NCAA basketball test
Cornell Big Red vs Binghamton Bearcats Odds
The Binghamton Bearcats will be trying to slam the Cornell Big Red on Sunday when the teams tip off at BU Events Center in college betting action.
Binghamton battles the Big Red, currently sitting with a 5-8 mark (3-5-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 0-1 for the Bearcats and 1-2 for the Big Red.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 292-rated Cornell taking on the No. 294-rated Bearcats in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 59-53 win for the Big Red on Sunday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Binghamton has the nation's No. 328-rated offensive output, at 57.6 PPG. The visiting Big Red defense ranks No. 229 allowing on average 68.8 PPG. The Bearcats FG% has averaged 37.9% so far, less than the Big Red marksmen have achieved on the year, 40.4% per game.
Defensively, Cornell features the nation's No. 189-rated defense on the road, allowing 71.3 points per game. Binghamton, meanwhile, comes in at No. 301 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Cornell was a 79-67 winner on the road against St. Francis PA. The Big Red got 21 points from Johnathan Gray as Cornell ran past St. Francis PA 79-67 on Friday at DeGol Arena.
Binghamton lost its last outing, a 74-47 result against Colgate on December 28. Binghamton was run off the court by the Red Raiders on Friday as Colgate routed them 74-47 at Cotterell Court.
Cornell Big Red Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Bucknell are 6-4
After playing St. Francis PA are 2-1
After a win are 3-7
A few Big Red at Bearcats trends to consider:
Cornell is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Cornell home to Bucknell, Wednesday, January 2
Binghamton at Hartford, Wednesday, January 2