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Army Black Knights vs Yale Bulldogs Odds
The visiting Army Black Knights hope to send their backers to the pay window on Saturday as they look to cover the spread at John J. Lee Amphitheater against the Yale Bulldogs.
This season, the Bulldogs are 1-5 overall and 1-3 ATS ATS, while the Black Knights are 3-1 and 1-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Yale boasts a 0-0 on the OU, and Army is 0-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Bulldogs - Black Knights odds would favor the Bulldogs if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Yale is rated No. 89 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Army is at No. 306. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 70-57 win for the Black Knights.
How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Yale's No. 329-ranked scoring average of 55.8 PPG, against a Black Knights defense rated No. 270 and allowing 71.2 PPG. The Bulldogs FG% has averaged 36.7% to date this season, less than the Black Knights shooters have managed so far (44.7% per game).
Defensively, Army features the nation's No. 137-rated defense on the road, allowing 66.5 points per game. Yale, meanwhile, comes in at No. 334 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Army was a 67-59 winner on the road against St. Francis NY. Army got 15 points from Ella Ellis en route to a 67-59 victory over St. Francis NY on Tuesday at Pope Center.
Yale was a 65-52 loser in its last match on the road against Vermont. The Bulldogs endured a 65-52 loss at the hands of the Catamounts on Wednesday, despite a 12-point effort from Michael Grace at Roy Patrick Gym.
Yale Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Hartford are 6-4
After playing Vermont are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few Black Knights at Bulldogs trends to consider:
Yale is 13-2 SU in its last 15 games at home
Yale is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Army
Yale is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Army
Yale is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games
Army at Bryant, Saturday, December 1
Yale home to Hartford, Thursday, November 29