Vermont Catamounts battle vs Dartmouth Big Green highlights college basketball odds menu
Dartmouth Big Green vs Vermont Catamounts Odds
Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on Roy Patrick Gym Wednesday as host Vermont looks to handle the Dartmouth Big Green in NCAA hoops action.
The Big Green will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 0-2 ATS against the number this season, while the Catamounts are 1-0 ATS. Dartmouth is 0-1 on the totals; Vermont is 1-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Catamounts sit at No. 284 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Big Green sit at No. 218 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Catamounts will win this game 63-56.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Vermont's No. 270 nationally ranked offense (62.8 points per game) against a Big Green defense that sits as the No. 142 at 64.1 PPG. The Catamounts have been averaging 41.5% from the field, more than the Big Green have managed so far this season (35.9% on average).
Defensively, Dartmouth features the nation's No. 63-rated defense on the road, allowing 63.2 points per game. Vermont, meanwhile, comes in at No. 280 nationally in scoring at home.
Dartmouth was a 67-56 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Holy Cross. The Big Green got 16 points from Jvonte Brooks, but it was Holy Cross that prevailed in a 67-56 final on Saturday at Hart Recreation Center.
Vermont was a 53-46 winner in its last match on the road against Quinnipiac. The Catamounts got 14 points from Brian Voelkel as Vermont ran past Quinnipiac 53-46 on Saturday at TD Bank Sports Center.
Dartmouth Big Green Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 2-8
After playing Holy Cross are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8
A few Big Green at Catamounts trends to consider:
Dartmouth is 1-17 SU in its last 18 games on the road
Dartmouth is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Vermont
Dartmouth at Arizona State, Saturday, December 15
Vermont at Niagara, Sunday, December 16