Yale Bulldogs take on Bears in NCAA basketball test
Yale Bulldogs vs Brown Bears Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Saturday when the Brown Bears try to run the Yale Bulldogs off the court at Pizzitola Sports Center in college hoops action.
The Bears sit at 6-8 (2-3 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Bulldogs are currently 6-11 (4-4 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Brown is 3-1 OU, and Yale is 4-0 OU.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Bears sit at No. 232 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Bulldogs sit at No. 144 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Bulldogs will win this game 65-62.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Brown's No. 299 nationally ranked offense (61.6 points per game) against a Bulldogs defense that sits as the No. 197 at 67.2 PPG. The Bears have been averaging 39% from the field, less than the Bulldogs have managed so far this season (41.8% on average).
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Yale owns the country's No. 150-rated mark, allowing 69 points per game on the highway. Brown, on the other hand, rates No. 220 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Yale was a 104-39 winner at home against Oberlin. Yale cruised to victory on Saturday, running Oberlin out of the gym and running up a 104-39 score at John J. Lee Amphitheater.
Last time out for Brown, they were a 71-34 winner as they battled Daniel Webster at home. The battle between the Bears and Eagles didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Daniel Webster was handed a 71-34 defeat on Saturday at Pizzitola Sports Center.
Yale Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Brown are 9-1
After playing Oberlin are 1-0
After a win are 2-8
Brown Bears Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Yale are 4-6
After a win are 2-8
A few Bulldogs at Bears trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Yale's last 7 games when playing on the road against Brown
Yale is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Brown
Yale is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Brown's last 5 games when playing Yale
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Brown's last 7 games when playing at home against Yale
Brown is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Brown is 7-18 SU in its last 25 games
Yale home to Brown, Saturday, January 26
Brown at Yale, Saturday, January 26