The Bryant Bulldogs and New Hampshire Wildcats meet Saturday in the college basketball America East Tournament at the Lundholm Gymnasium. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.
The Bryant Bulldogs are averaging 80 points on 46.6 percent shooting and allowing 73.3 points on 42.4 percent shooting. Sherif Gross-Bullock is averaging 17.6 points and 2.9 assists, while Charles Pride is averaging 14.6 points and 2.4 assists. Earl Timberlake is the third double-digit scorer and Antwan Walker is grabbing 7.2 rebounds. The Bryant Bulldogs are shooting 34.4 percent from beyond the arc and 74.4 percent from the free throw line. The Bryant Bulldogs are allowing 33.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.9 rebounds per game.
The New Hampshire Wildcats are averaging 66.5 points on 40 percent shooting and allowing 67 points on 43.3 percent shooting. Clarence O. Daniels II is averaging 15.2 points and 10.7 rebounds, while Nick Johnson is averaging 12.9 points and 5.1 rebounds. Kyree Brown is the third double-digit scorer and Matt Herasme is dishing 1.9 assists. The New Hampshire Wildcats are shooting 34.7 percent from beyond the arc and 68.9 percent from the free throw line. The New Hampshire Wildcats are allowing 30.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.3 rebounds per game.
The Bulldogs are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 road games and 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Wildcats are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The under is 7-2 in Bulldogs last 9 overall. The over is 6-2-1 in Wildcats last 9 home games.
The Bryant Bulldogs won both meetings against New Hampshire and has comfortably been the better team this season overall. The New Hampshire Wildcats lose in the underdog role by an average of 7.6 points while shooting 38.2 percent from the field. We're laying only one bucket. Give me Bryant.