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Brown vs. Cornell - 3/2/19 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Game
Cornell at Brown
Date & Time Saturday March 2, 2019, 6:00 PM (EST)
Location
Pizzitola Sports Center
Providence, Rhode Island
The Line
The Line: Brown -7 -- Over/Under: 139
TV Channel
ESPN+
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The Cornell Big Red and Brown Bears meet Saturday in college basketball action at the Pizzitola Sports Center.

The Cornell Big Red could use a win here to snap a four-game losing streak. The Cornell Big Red are averaging 69.5 points on 43.9 percent shooting and allowing 70.8 points on 44.3 percent shooting. Matt Morgan is averaging 23 points and 2.8 assists while Jimmy Boeheim is averaging 11.3 points and 3.1 rebounds. Josh Warren is the third double-digit scorer and Jake Kuhn is grabbing 1.7 rebounds. The Cornell Big Red are shooting 33.8 percent from beyond the arc and 70.7 percent from the free throw line. The Cornell Big Red are allowing 31.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.5 rebounds per game. The Cornell Big Red have lost four of their last six road games.

The Brown Bears look for a victory after splitting their last 12 games. The Brown Bears are averaging 74.6 points on 44.7 percent shooting and allowing 69 points on 41.8 percent shooting. Desmond Cambridge is averaging 16.1 points and 3.6 rebounds while Tamenang Choh is averaging 12.8 points and 3.2 assists. Obi Okolie is the third double-digit scorer and Brandon Anderson is grabbing 1.9 rebounds. The Brown Bears are shooting 33.6 percent from beyond the arc and 70.4 percent from the free throw line. The Brown Bears are allowing 30.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.9 rebounds per game. The Brown Bears have split their last six home games.

The Big Red are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 Saturday games. The Bears are 3-11-1 ATS in their last 15 vs. Ivy League, 8-18 ATS in their last 26 Saturday games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 home games. The Big Red are 12-1-3 ATS in the last 16 meetings in Brown and 18-7-2 ATS in the last 27 meetings. The under is 15-5 in Bears last 20 overall. The under is 4-1 in Big Red last 5 overall.

The Cornell Big Red have won five of the last six meetings against the Brown Bears and eight of their 11 covers this season have come on the road. Brown is 4-7-1 ATS at home this season and just 3-5 ATS in the favorite role. Brown is also winning its last five games by just an average of 1.4 points. I'll take Cornell and the free buckets.

Pick:
Cornell Big Red +7

Randy Chambers has been with Sports Chat Place since 2014 and covers everything from the NFL to WNBA and tennis. Nobody works harder in this business in terms of content produced and amount of sports covered. Formerly a lead college football writer with Bleacher Report and has had his work featured at Fox Sports, CBS Sports and various other outlets.

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