Northeast Tournament - NCAA Basketball betting line favors Bulldogs over Mountaineers
Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers vs Bryant Bulldogs Odds
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Bryant and Mount St. Mary's on Wednesday, with the host Bulldogs trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
This game is part of the Northeast Tournament which will decide the conference champion and help decide March Madness seedings.
Bryant will face the 16-13 Mountaineers, who own a 0-1 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Bulldogs are 1-0 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Mountaineers are 0-0-1 favoring the OVER.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Bryant Bulldogs as 4-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 316-rated Mount St. Mary's taking on the No. 238-rated Bulldogs in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 75-70 win for the Bulldogs on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Bryant has the nation's No. 34-rated offensive output, at 74.3 PPG. The visiting Mountaineers defense ranks No. 287 allowing on average 71.3 PPG. The Bulldogs FG% has averaged 48.1% so far, more than the Mountaineers marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.2% per game.
Defensively, Mount St. Mary's features the nation's No. 288-rated defense on the road, allowing 74.2 points per game. Bryant, meanwhile, comes in at No. 24 nationally in scoring at home.
Mount St. Mary's was a 103-82 winner in its last match on the road against Fairleigh Dickinson. Mount St. Mary's cruised to victory on Saturday, running Fairleigh Dickinson out of the gym and running up a 103-82 score at Rothman Center.
Last time out for Bryant, they were an 85-60 winner as they battled St. Francis PA at home. Bryant cruised to victory on Saturday, running St. Francis PA out of the gym and running up an 85-60 score at Chace Athletic Center.