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Colgate vs Bucknell Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - Patriot League Tournament

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Colgate vs Bucknell Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - Patriot League Tournament

The No. 1 seed Colgate Raiders (23-9, 16-2 Patriot League) head into the Patriot League tournament against the No. 5 seed Bucknell Bison (14-18, 10-8 Patriot League) on Sunday at , tipping off at 2:00 PM ET.

Before you place your bet on this matchup at FanDuel Sportsbook, here are the NCAA basketball odds and spreads you need to know.

Colgate vs. Bucknell Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Sunday, March 10, 2024
  • Game Time: 2:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: CBS Sports Network
  • Arena:

Here's a look at some betting trends and insights for Colgate (-9.5) versus Bucknell on Sunday. The total is set at 131.5 points for this game.

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Colgate vs. Bucknell: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • Colgate has compiled a 16-15-0 record against the spread this season.
  • Bucknell is 18-14-0 ATS this season.
  • Colgate covers the spread when it is a 9.5-point favorite or more 61.5% of the time. That's less often than Bucknell covers as an underdog of 9.5 or more (75%).
  • Against the spread, the Raiders have fared worse when playing at home, covering six times in 13 home games, and eight times in 15 road games.
  • Against the spread, the Bison have had better results on the road (11-7-0) than at home (7-7-0).
  • Colgate's record against the spread in conference games is 11-8-0.
  • Against the spread in Patriot League play, Bucknell is 12-7-0 this year.

Colgate vs. Bucknell: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • Colgate has been chosen as the moneyline favorite in 24 games this year and has walked away with the win 21 times (87.5%) in those games.
  • This season, the Raiders have been victorious 11 times in 13 chances when named as a favorite of at least -520 or better on the moneyline.
  • Bucknell has won seven of the 20 games it was the moneyline underdog this season (35%).
  • The Bison have gone 2-6 when playing as a moneyline underdog with odds of +385 or longer (25%).
  • The moneyline set for this matchup implies Colgate has a 83.9% chance of coming away with a victory in the contest.

Colgate vs. Bucknell Head-to-Head Comparison

  • Colgate is outscoring opponents by 8.1 points per game with a +259 scoring differential overall. It puts up 71.5 points per game (242nd in college basketball) and gives up 63.4 per contest (11th in college basketball).
  • Braeden Smith paces Colgate, averaging 12.2 points per game (675th in the nation).
  • Bucknell has been outscored by 1.9 points per game (posting 65.3 points per game, 344th in college basketball, while allowing 67.2 per outing, 52nd in college basketball) and has a -61 scoring differential.
  • Jack Forrest's team-leading 16.0 points per game rank him 194th in college basketball.
  • The Raiders prevail in the rebound battle by an average of 2.7 boards. They are recording 35.6 rebounds per game (157th in college basketball) compared to their opponents' 32.9 per contest.
  • Keegan Records is 244th in college basketball action with 6.5 rebounds per game to lead the Raiders.
  • The 32.3 rebounds per game the Bison accumulate rank 328th in the nation, 1.4 fewer than the 33.7 their opponents pull down.
  • Noah Williamson is 279th in the country with 6.3 rebounds per game, leading the Bison.
  • Colgate scores 97.5 points per 100 possessions (126th in college basketball), while giving up 86.5 points per 100 possessions (29th in college basketball).
  • The Bison rank 283rd in college basketball averaging 90.7 points per 100 possessions on offense, and defensively are 201st, allowing 93.4 points per 100 possessions.

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