Dartmouth vs. Yale - 2/16/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Yale Bulldogs (11-13) at Dartmouth Big Green (5-16)
College Basketball: Friday, February 16, 2018 at 7:00 pm (Leede Arena)
The Line: Dartmouth Big Green +2 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
Edward Leede Arena and the Dartmouth Big Green host the Yale Bulldogs in Ivy League college basketball.
The Yale Bulldogs are trying to regroup with consecutive victories after downing Cornell 74-65 as a 6.5 point favorite. Yale held a small 46.3%-43.1% shooting edge with eleven long balls while benefiting from Cornell’s 11-20 effort at the stripe.
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Miye Oni did a bit of everything for the Bulldogs with 19 points, six boards and six assists with Azar Swain tossing in eleven points. The twosome of Trey Phills and Paul Atkinson gave Yale ten points each and a combined eight rebounds while Noah Yates chipped in with eight points.
The Dartmouth Big Green have ben struggling the majority of 2017-18 and those struggles have carried over in to conference play. Dartmouth put an end to a ten game slide with a 72-56 rout of Princeton behind a 47.2%-39.7% shooting edge and a 15-2 advantage at the stripe.
The Big Green saw Taylor Johnson lead all scorers with 21 points on 7-9 followed by Adrease Jackson with 16 points on 7-9 accuracy. Brendan Barry and Chris Knight gave Dartmouth nine points apiece while Miles Wright added seven points and ten rebounds.
Yale are 3-1-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall and Yale are 3-1-1 ATS in their last 5 vs. Ivy League and Yale are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games. Dartmouth are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games overall and Dartmouth are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 vs. Ivy League.
As usual it takes a computer to figure out where some of the Ivy League teams are. The Bulldogs are not the team of a few years ago but I think they get one here…