Dartmouth Big Green home to Brown Bears in NCAA Basketball betting action
Brown Bears vs Dartmouth Big Green Odds
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Dartmouth and Brown on Friday, with the host Big Green trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
The Big Green currently sports a 4-12 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 1-4-1 ATS. The Bears are 7-9 and 3-4 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Big Green produce a 3-2 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Bears have gone 4-2 against the number.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Dartmouth Big Green as 2-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 272-ranked Big Green and the No. 206-rated Bears in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 61-59 win for the Bears on Friday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Dartmouth's No. 220-rated squad against Brown's No. 84-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Dartmouth rates No. 204 in the country with 5.9 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 36 nationally with 7.9 per match.
Defensively, Brown features the nation's No. 122-rated defense on the road, allowing 67.2 points per game. Dartmouth, meanwhile, comes in at No. 247 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Brown, they were a 76-64 loser as they battled Yale on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 6.5-point underdog. The Bears endured a 76-64 loss at the hands of the Bulldogs on Saturday, despite a 13-point effort from Cedric Kuakumensah at John J. Lee Amphitheater.
Dartmouth was an 82-77 loser in its last match on the road against Harvard. They covered the 15.5-point spread as underdogs. Dartmouth suffered an 82-77 loss against Harvard on Saturday, getting 15 points from John Golden in a losing effort at Lavietes Pavilion.
Brown Bears Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Harvard are 7-3
After playing Yale are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5
Dartmouth Big Green Trends:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Yale are 3-7
After playing Harvard are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
A few Bears at Big Green trends to consider:
Brown is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Dartmouth's last 7 games when playing Brown
Dartmouth is 7-18 SU in its last 25 games at home
Dartmouth is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing at home against Brown
Dartmouth is 2-9 SU in its last 11 games
Brown at Harvard, Saturday, February 2
Dartmouth home to Yale, Saturday, February 2