Navy Midshipmen home to Bucknell Bison in NCAA Basketball betting action
Bucknell Bison vs Navy Midshipmen Odds
The visiting Bucknell Bison hope to send their backers to the pay window on Saturday as they look to cover the spread at Alumni Hall against the Navy Midshipmen.
The Midshipmen currently sports a 8-21 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 0-0 ATS. The Bison are 24-5 and 2-1 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Midshipmen produce a 0-0 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Bison have gone 1-2 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Midshipmen, most recently No. 245 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Bison, who rate No. 53 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 70-56 victory for the Bison.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Navy's No. 330-rated squad against Bucknell's No. 102-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Navy rates No. 229 in the country with 5.7 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 313 nationally with 4.7 per match.
Defensively, Bucknell features the nation's No. 11-rated defense on the road, allowing 59.1 points per game. Navy, meanwhile, comes in at No. 343 nationally in scoring at home.
Bucknell was a 66-47 winner in their most recent outing at home against American. Bucknell earned a 66-47 victory over American on Wednesday, getting 21 points from Mike Muscala at Sojka Pavilion.
Navy was a 72-43 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Lehigh. Navy was run off the court by the Mountain Hawks on Wednesday as Lehigh routed them 72-43 at Stabler Arena.