Yale Bulldogs take on Catamounts in NCAA basketball test
Yale Bulldogs vs Vermont Catamounts Odds
The Vermont Catamounts hope to be lousy hosts on Wednesday as the Yale Bulldogs pay a visit to Roy Patrick Gym on the college basketball betting menu.
The Catamounts sit at 2-1 (0-0 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Bulldogs are currently 1-4 (1-3 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Vermont is 0-0 OU, and Yale is 0-0 OU.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Catamounts rated this week at No. 85 and the Bulldogs sitting at No. 89. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 57-50 result in favor of the Catamounts.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Bulldogs is ranked No. 275 in NCAA hoops at 32.4 per game. Contrast that with Vermont’s No. 103 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Vermont is the No. 303-ranked team in the country at 4 per game, while Yale rates No. 206 at 5.8 per game.
Defensively, Yale features the nation's No. 162-rated defense on the road, allowing 67.8 points per game. Vermont, meanwhile, comes in at No. 325 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Yale, they were a 59-47 loser as they battled Western Illinois at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 3.5-point underdog. Western Illinois got 18 points from Adam Link en route to a 59-47 victory over Yale on Sunday at Johnson Center.
Vermont won its last outing, a 66-55 result against Northeastern on November 17. Ethan O'Day scored 17 points leading the Catamounts to a 66-55 victory over Northeastern at Matthews Arena on Saturday.
Yale Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Army are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
A few Bulldogs at Catamounts trends to consider:
Yale is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Yale is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Vermont
Yale home to Army, Saturday, November 24
Vermont at Harvard, Tuesday, November 27