The Binghamton Bearcats and Cornell Big Red meet Thursday in college basketball action at the Newman Arena. The Binghamton Bearcats look for their fifth win. The Cornell Big Red look for their 10th win.
The Binghamton Bearcats are averaging 69.4 points on 44.3 percent shooting and allowing 72.3 points on 44.2 percent shooting. Jacob Falko is averaging 15.8 points and 3.9 rebounds, while John McGriff is averaging 10.3 points and 1.8 rebounds. Miles Gibson is the grabbing 5.2 rebounds and Armon Harried is dishing 1 assist. The Binghamton Bearcats are shooting 29.6 percent from beyond the arc and 69 percent from the free throw line. The Binghamton Bearcats are allowing 36 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.3 rebounds per game.
The Cornell Big Red are averaging 84.7 points on 48.4 percent shooting and allowing 72.6 points on 43.7 percent shooting. Greg Dolan is averaging 14.3 points and 4.3 rebounds, while Nazir Williams is averaging 11.8 points and 2.6 assists. Sean Hansen is dishing 2.9 assists and Keller Boothby is grabbing 2.7 rebounds. The Cornell Big Red are shooting 37.1 percent from beyond the arc and 67.7 percent from the free throw line. The Cornell Big Red are allowing 34.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.7 rebounds per game.
The Binghamton Bearcats have had issues finishing games, and now they're playing levels up in competition. The Cornell Big Red are far and away the more talented team, and they win at home by an average of 25 points while shooting 50 percent from the field. I can only lean toward Cornell and the chalk at home.