Mount St. Mary's at Bryant: 3/9/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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Bryant Bulldogs (15-5) vs Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers (11-10)
Game Info: Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at 7:00 pm (Chace Athletic Center)
Betting Odds: Bryant Bulldogs -4.5 -- Over/Under: 131 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers and Bryant Bulldogs face off on Tuesday in a college basketball showdown at the Chace Athletic Center.
This is the first meeting between these two teams this year.
The Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers come into this game with an 11-10 record overall and coming into this game they have won three games in a row. In the last game against Wagner, the defense really struggled giving up 60 points. Mount St. Mary’s on the season is averaging 63.3 points per game while their defense is giving up 62 points per game. Mount St. Mary’s is shooting 42.7 percent from the field and 33.9 percent from behind the three point line. Damian Chong Qui has been the best player for the Mountaineers averaging 14.9 points while shooting 42.2 percent from the field and 42.4 percent from behind the three point line.
On the other side of this matchup is the Bryant Bulldogs who sit with a 15-5 record overall and they have won five games in a row. In the last game against Sacred Heart the offense put up 85 points and that led to a 30 point victory. On the season, Bryant is averaging 81.8 points per game while their defense is giving up 74.5 points per game. Bryant is shooting 46.4 percent from the field and 38.4 percent from behind the three point line. Guard Peter Kiss has been the best player for Bryant averaging 17.4 points while shooting 51.1 percent from the field Five different players are averaging at least 10 points per game.
The under is 6-2 in Mount St. Mary’s last eight games played on Tuesday. The under is 12-5 in Mount St. Mary’s last 17 games overall. The under is 12-5 in Mount St. Mary’s last 17 games against the Northeast. The under is 24-8 in Bryant’s last 32 home games.
Bryant is going to lock down the Mount St. Mary’s offense and that will be the difference in this game. Look for Bryant to also find the offensive success and that will lead to Bryant coming away with a cover of the spread.