Florida Gators take on Bulldogs in NCAA basketball test

Florida GatorsYale Bulldogs
Jan 6, 5:30 PM | John J. Lee Amphitheater

Florida Gators vs Yale Bulldogs Odds

9-2TEAM RECORD5-10

Yale will look to improve on its 5-10 record on Sunday when they host Florida in NCAA basketball odds action at John J. Lee Amphitheater.

The Bulldogs are 5-10 so far on the season, and 4-3 ATS vs. the number. The Gators, meanwhile, are 9-2 and 4-4 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Yale go 3-0 and the Gators go 3-3 on the totals.

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Betting Line:
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Yale Bulldogs as 19.5-point underdogs in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 228 (Bulldogs) and the No. 3 (Gators) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 85-61 result in favor of the Gators has been projected by the scores prediction engine.

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How They Match Up:
The game also pits Yale's No. 243-ranked offense, averaging 64.8 PPG, against a Gators defense that ranks No. 5 at 52.2 PPG. The Bulldogs field goal percentage has averaged 40% so far, less than the Gators marksmen have achieved on the year, 47.3% per game.

Defensively, Florida features the nation's No. 20-rated defense on the road, allowing 59.7 points per game. Yale, meanwhile, comes in at No. 130 nationally in scoring at home.

Last time out for Florida, they were a 78-61 winner as they battled Air Force at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 18.5-point favorite. The Gators grabbed a 78-61 win over the Falcons on Saturday, behind a 21-point effort from Erik Murphy at Stephen O'Connell Center.

Yale won its last outing, a 61-54 result against Holy Cross on January 4. Armani Cotton scored 20 points and helped out with 12 rebounds for Yale on Friday, leading the Bulldogs to a 61-54 victory over Holy Cross at Hart Recreation Center.

Florida Gators Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 8-2
Before playing Georgia are 7-3
After a win are 7-3

Yale Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Oberlin are 1-0
After playing Holy Cross are 4-6
After a win are 3-7

A few Gators at Bulldogs trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Florida's last 9 games on the road
Florida is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Yale is 15-3 SU in its last 18 games at home
Yale is 5-13 SU in its last 18 games

Next up:
Florida home to Georgia, Wednesday, January 9
Yale home to Oberlin, Saturday, January 12

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