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Yale Bulldogs vs New Hampshire Wildcats Odds
Lundholm Gymnasium will host New Hampshire Wildcats vs. Yale Bulldogs action on Saturday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
The Wildcats currently sports a 3-5 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 0-0 ATS. The Bulldogs are 3-6 and 1-3 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Wildcats produce a 0-0 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Bulldogs have gone 0-0 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 14-ranked Wildcats and the No. 305-rated Bulldogs in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 69-57 win for the Wildcats on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Bulldogs is ranked No. 251 in NCAA hoops at 33.1 per game. Contrast that with New Hampshire’s No. 93 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, New Hampshire is the No. 140-ranked team in the country at 6.5 per game, while Yale rates No. 234 at 5.4 per game.
Defensively, Yale features the nation's No. 118-rated defense on the road, allowing 66.3 points per game. New Hampshire, meanwhile, comes in at No. 75 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Yale, they were a 64-62 winner as they battled Bryant on the road. Yale earned a 64-62 victory over Bryant on Wednesday, getting 20 points from Justin Sears at Chace Athletic Center.
In their last action, New Hampshire was an 87-84 loser at home against Cent Conn State. The Wildcats endured an 87-84 loss at the hands of the Blue Devils on Wednesday, despite an 18 -point effort from Chandler Rhoads at Lundholm Gymnasium.
Yale Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Albertus Magnus are 0-1
After playing Bryant are 2-2
After a win are 4-6
A few Bulldogs at Wildcats trends to consider:
Yale is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games on the road
Yale home to Albertus Magnus, Tuesday, December 18
New Hampshire at Boston College, Sunday, December 16