Don't miss out on the NCAA showdown between the Big Green and Bulldogs. The game is starting at 7:00 ET on ESPN+, and it's hosted by the Bulldogs at John J. Lee Amphitheater in New Haven, CT. Get ready to place your bets! The over/under for this game is set at 132.5 points, and Yale is favored by -19.5 vs. Dartmouth in a Ivy League conference matchup.

DARTMOUTH BIG GREEN VS YALE BULLDOGS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Dartmouth Big Green +19.5

This game will be played at John J. Lee Amphitheater at 7:00 ET on Friday, March 1st.

WHY BET THE DARTMOUTH BIG GREEN:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Bulldogs.
  • Even though we have Yale winning straight-up, we like Dartmouth at +19.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 132.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Will the Big Green Make it Happen on the Road?

Heading into today's game against Yale, Dartmouth is a 19.5-point underdog. The Big Green have lost seven straight games and 12 in a row on the road. For the season, Dartmouth is 5-19, including a 1-10 mark in Ivy League play.

Recently, the Big Green have struggled mightily on the road, going winless in their last 10 games away from home. Their average scoring margin on the road this season is -15.9 points per game.

As the underdog this season, Dartmouth has gone 7-12-1 vs. the spread. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, the Big Green are 4-5-1. On the road this year, Dartmouth is just 3-8-1 ATS and their last 10 road games vs. the spread are 2-7-1. However, over their last three games as the underdog, the Big Green have gone 2-1 ATS.

On the season, the over/under record for Dartmouth games is 6-16, and today's line of 132.5 is lower than the average OU line in their games (138.1). So far, 12 of their games have finished with fewer points than today's line. In their last three games, the average scoring total is 147 points, and their OU record over their last 10 games is 5-5.

Dartmouth offense recently wrapped up a game with a total of 56 points against Princeton. In that game, they made 8/21 three-point attempts and achieved a field goal percentage of 43.5%. Dusan Neskovic was the leading scorer for the Big Green, putting up 20 points. In addition, Jaren Johnson contributed 11 points.

In terms of defense, Dartmouth is currently on par with the NCAA average for points allowed, giving up an average of 71.0 points per game. So far, the Dartmouth defense is giving up an average of 6.4 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 12.1 times per game (615th).

Will Yale Pull Through as the Favored Home Team?

Yale enters this game as the favorite, as they have been in 17 of their 26 games this season, going 14-3 in those contests. The Bulldogs have been especially strong at home, going 6-1, and they have won their last four games at home.

On the season, Yale has an average scoring margin of +9.3 points per game at home, and over their last 10 games at home, they are 8-2. Their overall record this season is 18-8, and they are 9-2 in Ivy League play.

Yale has an ATS record of 13-9-2 this season, going 4-3 vs. the spread at home. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Bulldogs are 8-1-1 vs. the spread.

Yale's over/under record for the season sits at 13-11, and today's line of 132.5 is lower than the average OU line in their games this year (142.8). So far, 18 of their games have finished with more points than today's OU line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 140 points, which is lower than the season average of 142.5.

Yale recently showcased a strong offensive performance, scoring 84 points against Columbia. This output exceeded their season average of 75.3 points per game. On the offensive front, the Bulldogs have a season-long field goal percentage of 46%, ranking 106th nationally. When it comes to three-point shooting, they are ranked 197th in terms of percentage and 218th in three-pointers made.

Coming into today's game, the Yale defense is giving up an average of 67.2 points per contest. In today's game vs. Dartmouth, the Yale defense will be looking to do a better job avoiding putting opponents on the line. In their last game, Yale made 17 free-throws vs. the Bulldogs.