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Stony Brook Seawolves vs Cornell Big Red Odds
A key college battle sees the visiting Stony Brook Seawolves travelling to Cornell Wednesday to take on the Big Red.
This season, the Big Red are 3-4 overall and 3-3-1 ATS ATS, while the Seawolves are 4-2 and 1-0 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Cornell boasts a 1-0 on the OU, and Stony Brook is 0-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Big Red, most recently No. 200 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Seawolves, who rate No. 55 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 73-65 victory for the Seawolves.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Cornell has the nation's No. 222-rated offensive output, at 65.9 PPG. The visiting Seawolves defense ranks No. 95 allowing on average 62 PPG. The Big Red FG% has averaged 41.2% so far, more than the Seawolves marksmen have achieved on the year, 39.8% per game.
Defensively, Stony Brook features the nation's No. 58-rated defense on the road, allowing 58.7 points per game. Cornell, meanwhile, comes in at No. 167 nationally in scoring at home.
Stony Brook was a 73-62 loser in its last match on the road against Connecticut. Dave Coley scored 15 points in a futile effort to lead the Seawolves to a win (they lost 73-62 to Connecticut at Gampel Pavilion on Sunday).
Cornell was an 84-78 winner in its last match at home against Longwood. They failed to cover the 18-point spread as favorites. Cornell got 19 points from Eitan Chemerinski en route to an 84-78 victory over Longwood on Saturday at Orleans Arena.
Cornell Big Red Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Colgate are 3-7
After a win are 4-6
A few Seawolves at Big Red trends to consider:
Cornell is 16-5 SU in its last 21 games at home
Cornell is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Stony Brook
Cornell is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Cornell is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Stony Brook home to Eastern Illinois, Saturday, December 1
Cornell home to Colgate, Saturday, December 1