The Brown Bears and Dartmouth Big Green meet Friday in college basketball action at the Edward Leede Arena. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.
The Brown Bears Betting Preview
The Brown Bears are averaging 68.1 points on 43.8 percent shooting and allowing 67.8 points on 44.8 percent shooting. Kino Lilly Jr. is averaging 16.3 points and 2.2 rebounds, while Paxson Wojcik is averaging 13.3 points and 7 rebounds. Nana Owusu-Anane is the third double-digit scorer, and Dan Friday is dishing 2.8 assists. The Brown Bears are shooting 34.4 percent from beyond the arc and 59.6 percent from the free throw line. The Brown Bears are allowing 35 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.1 rebounds per game.
The Dartmouth Big Green Betting Preview
The Dartmouth Big Green are averaging 70.8 points on 44.1 percent shooting and allowing 70 points on 43 percent shooting. Ryan Cornish is averaging 13.3 points and 2.2 assists, while Dame Adelekun is averaging 12.7 points and 7.1 rebounds. Dusan Neskovic is the third double-digit scorer and Cade Haskins is grabbing 2.9 rebounds. The Dartmouth Big Green are shooting 32.9 percent from beyond the arc and 67.5 percent from the free throw line. The Dartmouth Big Green are allowing 31.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.6 rebounds per game.
Brown vs Dartmouth Trends
The Bears are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 road games and 3-0-2 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Big Green are 9-4-1 ATS in their last 14 home games and 5-0-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The over is 6-1 in Bears last 7 overall. The over is 5-1 in Big Green last 6 overall. The underdog is 12-2-2 ATS in the last 16 meetings.
Randy’s Free Pick
There's not much separation between either of these teams, so I'm going to give the edge to the home side. The Dartmouth Big Green win at home by an average of 13.3 points while shooting 49.8 percent from the field. The home team has won 7 of the last 9 meetings between Dartmouth and Brown. I'll take the home dog.