Bucknell Bison vs. Lafayette Leopards: January 9, 2021 Betting Trends, Predictions, Computer Picks, Odds, Line and Preview

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The Bucknell Bison (0-1) host the Lafayette Leopards (0-0) in a matchup of Patriot teams at Sojka Pavilion, beginning at 4:00 PM ET on Saturday, January 9, 2021. The Bison are 2.5-point favorites in the game, the first matchup between the squads this season. The point total is set at 146.5 in the matchup.

Betting Information

Bucknell vs Lafayette Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Bucknell -2.5 -112 -109 146.5 -109 -112 -148 120

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ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Lafayette (+2.5) Over (146.5) Lafayette 77 Bucknell 73

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Total Facts

  • In 23.5% of their games last year (eight of 34 chances), the Bison and their opponents combined to record more than this matchup’s over/under of 146.5 points.
  • Lafayette combined with its opponents to score at least 146.5 points in nine of 31 opportunities (29%) last year.
  • The Bison and the Leopards combined to average 8.8 less points per game last year than the total of 146.5 set for this matchup.
  • Opponents of the two teams averaged a combined 6.7 fewer points per game last season (139.8) than this game’s over/under of 146.5 points.
  • The average total the Bison had set in matchups last season was 7.9 fewer points than this outing’s point total.
  • Leopards games last year averaged an over/under of 138.9 points, 7.6 less than the point total in this matchup.

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Bucknell Betting Information

  • The Bison struggled a bit against the spread last season, posting a 9-16 record.
  • The Bison posted a losing record of 2-6 against the spread when the spread was -2.5 or higher.
  • Bucknell and its opponents converted the over just 8 times in 25 (32%) games last season.

Lafayette Betting Information

  • The Leopards had a 13-8-1 record against the spread, covering in 59.1% of their matchups.
  • When they were at least 2.5-point underdogs, the Leopards fared well, going 1-3-1 against the spread.
  • In the majority of Leopards games last season, the teams did not hit the over (9 out of 22 games, 40.9%).

Head to Head

Bucknell vs Lafayette (Last 2 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/3/2020 Bucknell -2 143.5 -135 +110 Regular Season 65-62 LAFAY
1/5/2020 Lafayette -3 145.5 -157 +129 Regular Season 78-66 BUCK

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Bucknell Leaders

  • John Meeks scored 11.2 points and pulled down 5.3 boards per game last season.
  • Andrew Funk averaged 1.7 assists per game to go with his 10.8 PPG scoring average.
  • Walter Ellis averaged 1.5 made shots per game from downtown a season ago.
  • Miles Latimer averaged 0.9 takeaways per game, while Paul Newman compiled 0.6 rejections per contest.

Lafayette Leaders

  • Justin Jaworski scored 17.1 points and dished out 2.8 assists per game last season.
  • Tyrone Perry pulled down 3.2 rebounds per game while also scoring 7.8 points a contest.
  • Jaworski hit an average of 2.6 shots per game from beyond the arc a season ago.
  • Jaworski and Sean Good were defensive standouts last season, with Jaworski averaging 1.0 steal per game and Good collecting 1.1 blocks per contest.
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