Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Big Green versus the Commodores? Tip off is at at 5:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on SEC. The game will be played at Memorial Gymnasium (TN) in Nashville, TN. The odds for this non-conference game currently have the Commodores as the betting favorite with the over/under line sitting at 134 points.
DARTMOUTH BIG GREEN VS VANDERBILT COMMODORES BETTING PICK
The Pick: Dartmouth Big Green +13
This game will be played at Memorial Gymnasium (TN) at 5:00 ET on Saturday, December 30th.
WHY BET THE DARTMOUTH BIG GREEN:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 74-71 in favor of the Commodores.
- Even though we have Vanderbilt winning straight-up, we like Dartmouth at +13.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 134 points, and we like the over with a projected 145 points.
Is a Road Win Possible for Dartmouth?
Dartmouth is set to play their 13th game of the season with a 4-8 record. When playing on the road, the Big Green have yet to win a game, going 0-6, while they have a 2-2 record at home. Dartmouth has a subpar ATS performance, sitting below .500 at 4-6. Over their last five games, the team is 1-3 vs. the spread.
In 12 games, Dartmouth comes in with an over/under mark of 1-9-0, with their games averaging 129.7 points per game. In the Big Green’s last five games, the combined scoring average stands at 122 points per game, accompanied by an over/under record of 0-4.
In contrast to their season average of 62.2 points per game, the Dartmouth had a below average performance. They scored 57 points against Sacred Heart and had a field goal percentage of 37.7%. Offensively, the Big Green have a season long field goal percentage of 40%, which is 377th in the nation. In terms of three-pointers, they are 406th in percentage and 276th in three-pointers made.
The Big Green’s defense is presently ranked 91st nationally, allowing an average of 67.9 points per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 5.9 threes per game vs. Vanderbilt. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 27.4%.
Are the Commodores Ready for a Home Win?
Vanderbilt will be playing their 13th game of the season against Dartmouth. They currently have a 4-8 overall record. In road games this season, Vanderbilt is 0-2, while at home they are 4-6. Vanderbilt has a subpar ATS record thus far, sitting below .500 at 4-8. Within their ATS record, the team has gone 1-1 on the road vs. the spread and 3-7 at home.
Through 12 games, Vanderbilt has an over/under record of 4-8-0 with their games averaging a combined 140.9 points per game so far. When assessing the Commodores’ performance in their last three games, their over/under record stands at 1-2, with their games averaging 135 points per game.
Vanderbilt recently showcased a strong offensive performance, scoring 75 points against Memphis. This output exceeded their season average of 68.4 points per game. The Vanderbilt offense has been looking to get up shots from outside so far this season, averaging 24.4 three-point attempts per contest. Overall, they have connected on 29% of their looks from outside this season.
So far, the Commodores’ defense is ranked 163rd in the country at 72.5 points per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 8.2 threes per game vs. Dartmouth. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 41.0%.