The No. 5 seed Binghamton Bearcats (13-17, 8-8 America East) square off in the America East Tournament against the No. 1 seed Vermont Catamounts (21-10, 14-2 America East) on Tuesday at Costello Athletic Center, tipping off at 7:00 PM.
Tuesday’s matchup between the Catamounts and the Bearcats sees the Catamounts as a colossal, 15.5-point favorite. The point total for the game is 137.5.
Vermont vs. Binghamton Odds
Point Spread for Vermont vs. Binghamton
The spread for this matchup is set at 15.5 points, with oddsmakers listing Vermont as the favorite.
Vermont vs. Binghamton Moneyline
As for the moneyline, Vermont has -1505 odds to pick up the win, while Binghamton is listed at +867 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 137.5 points.
Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Tuesday, March 7, 2023
- Game Time: 7:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: ESPN+
- Location: Lowell, Massachusetts
- Arena: Costello Athletic Center
Vermont vs. Binghamton Betting Trends
In Vermont’s 30 games this season, it has 17 wins against the spread. The Catamounts have won in 19, or 82.6%, of the 23 contests they have been named as odds-on favorites in this year. Vermont’s games this year have gone over the point total 18 times in 29 opportunities (62.1%).
Against the spread, Binghamton is 15-14-0 this year. The Bearcats have won seven of the 20 games they were the moneyline underdog this season (35%). Binghamton’s games this year have hit the over on 15 of 29 set point totals (51.7%).
Vermont vs. Binghamton Key Players to Watch
Robin Duncan leads his team in both rebounds (7.3) and assists (4.4) per contest, and also averages 8 points. Defensively, he delivers 0.9 steals and 0.4 blocked shots. Finn Sullivan puts up 12.1 points, 4.9 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game. At the other end, he puts up 1.1 steals and 0.8 blocked shots. Dylan Penn puts up 12.8 points and 2.2 assists per contest — both team highs. He is also putting up 3.1 rebounds, shooting 52.7% from the floor. Aaron Deloney averages 11.6 points, 2.4 rebounds and 1.9 assists per contest, shooting 44.2% from the field and 41.5% from downtown with 2 made 3-pointers per game.
Miles Gibson is putting up 11.1 points, 5.3 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game, making 44.1% of his shots from the floor. Armon Harried is the Bearcats’ top rebounder (6.2 per game), and he averages 12 points and 2 assists. The Bearcats get 9.9 points, 4.3 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game from Dan Petcash.
What you need to know about the Vermont Catamounts
A total of 11 out of Vermont’s 17 America East games this season have gone over the point total. This year, the Catamounts are averaging 72.9 points per game (154th-ranked in college basketball) and giving up 67.2 points per contest (94th-ranked). So far this year, Vermont is grabbing 29.2 rebounds per game (307th-ranked in college basketball) and giving up 30.2 rebounds per contest (127th-ranked).
In home games, the Catamounts are scoring 11.6 more points per game (80.8) than they are when playing on the road (69.2). Vermont is draining 8.7 threes per game (52nd-ranked in college basketball). It owns a 36.2% shooting percentage (70th-ranked) from three-point land. With 7.2 three-pointers conceded per game, the Catamounts are 177th in the country. They are ceding a 35.5% shooting percentage from three-point land, which ranks 287th in college basketball.
The Catamounts have a 6-3-1 record against the spread while going 10-0 overall in their last 10 games. Seven of Vermont’s last 10 contests have gone over the total. Vermont has seen an increase in scoring recently, putting up 80.4 points per game in its last 10 outings, 7.5 points more than the 72.9 it has scored this year. Vermont’s points-allowed average over its past 10 games (66.7) is 0.5 fewer points per game than the team is allowing over the entire season (67.2).
What you need to know about the Binghamton Bearcats
Binghamton has compiled an 11-6-0 ATS record so far this season in conference play. On offense the Bearcats are the 245th-ranked team in the country (69.2 points per game). On defense they are 216th (71.3 points allowed per game). In 2022-23, Binghamton is 154th in the nation in rebounds (32.1 per game) and 155th in rebounds allowed (30.7).
In 2022-23 the Bearcats are scoring 6.2 more points per game at home (72.3) than away (66.1). Beyond the arc, Binghamton is 18th-worst in college basketball in 3-pointers made per game (5.4). It is ranked 311th in 3-point percentage at 31.8%. The Bearcats are 98th in the nation in 3-pointers allowed (6.6 per game) and 117th in 3-point percentage defensively (32.9%).
The Bearcats have gone 5-5 over their past 10 contests, with a 6-4 record against the spread during that span. In its past 10 contests, Binghamton has hit the over five times. Binghamton is posting 71.2 points per contest in its last 10 games, which is two more than its average for the season (69.2). In their previous 10 games, the Bearcats are giving up 70.4 points per contest, compared to their season average of 71.3 points allowed.
Vermont vs. Binghamton Prediction & Pick
Our pick to win this contest is Vermont, and we project that Binghamton will cover the spread (Vermont -15.5). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 137.5 points.
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