Maine College Basketball Betting Line Vs. Albany (NY) – February 18, 2023

Posted on February 18, 2023

The Albany (NY) Great Danes (7-21, 2-11 America East) will aim to break a seven-game road slide when squaring off against the Maine Black Bears (10-15, 4-8 America East) on February 18, 2023 at Cross Insurance Center.

The Black Bears are currently strong 8-point favorites against the Great Danes. The point total for the game is 138.5.

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Maine Betting Line, Matchup Info Vs. Albany (NY)

  • When: Saturday, February 18, 2023 at 2:00 PM ET
  • Where: Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine
  • How to Watch on TV: ESPN3
  • Spread Favorite: Maine -8
  • Moneyline Favorite: Maine -378
  • Moneyline Underdog: Albany (NY) +288
  • Over/Under: 138.5 points

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Maine Betting Trends

  • The Black Bears have covered 13 times in 23 matchups with a spread this season.
  • The Black Bears have won in three of the six contests they have been named as odds-on favorites in this year.
  • Maine has yet to enter a game this year with shorter moneyline odds than -378.
  • Black Bears games have gone over the point total 11 out of 23 times this season.
  • Maine’s games this season have featured more combined points than this contest’s total of 138.5 points 12 times.
  • Black Bears games this season have had an average of 138.2 points, 0.3 fewer than this matchup’s over/under.

Maine Top Performers

Gedi Juozapaitis 25 15.0 2.9 1.8 0.8 0.4 2.5
Kellen Tynes 25 13.9 4.4 3.8 3.1 0.5 0.4
Peter Filipovity 22 10.0 6.1 0.5 1.2 0.2 0.4
Kristians Feierbergs 20 8.3 4.4 0.9 0.7 0.3 1.0
Ja’Shonte Wright-McLeish 25 8.0 2.4 0.8 1.3 0.1 1.4

Maine Season Stats

  • Maine averages 69.1 points per game (243rd in college basketball) while allowing 69.2 per outing (164th in college basketball). It has a -2 scoring differential overall.
  • The Black Bears rank 357th in college basketball at 28.6 rebounds per game. That’s 4.6 fewer than the 33.2 their opponents average.
  • Offensively, the Black Bears are tallying 67.5 points per game this year in conference tilts. As a comparison, their season average (69.1 points per game) is 1.6 PPG higher.
  • On defense, Maine is allowing 69.9 points per game this season in conference games. As a comparison, its season average (69.2 points per game) is 0.7 PPG allowed lower.
  • The Black Bears are hitting 7.2 treys per game this season in conference tilts, which is 0.2 more threes per game than their season average (7.0). They also have a better three-point percentage in America East action (36.9%) compared to overall (34.6%).
  • Maine is scoring 80.2 points per game this season in home games, which is 18.5 more points than it is averaging in road games (61.7).
  • Defensively the Black Bears have been better at home this season, surrendering 66.8 points per game, compared to 71.4 in away games.

Maine Recent And Upcoming Schedule

Date Opponent Score Home/Away Spread
1/28/2023 Albany (NY) W 72-68 Away -1
2/1/2023 Bryant L 71-53 Away +8.5
2/4/2023 UMBC W 84-49 Home +4
2/8/2023 Vermont L 74-65 Home +8
2/11/2023 NJIT L 65-50 Away -1.5
2/18/2023 Albany (NY) Home -8
2/22/2023 New Hampshire Away
2/25/2023 Binghamton Away
2/28/2023 Bryant Home

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Albany (NY) Betting Trends

  • Albany (NY) has compiled a 9-17-0 ATS record so far this year.
  • The Great Danes have an ATS record of 5-7 when playing as at least 8-point underdogs this year.
  • This season, Albany (NY) has won four out of the 23 games, or 17.4%, in which it has been the underdog.
  • The Great Danes have not entered a game this season as a bigger underdog on the moneyline than the +288 odds on them winning this game.
  • So far this season, 17 out of Albany (NY)’s 26 games with an over/under have hit the over.
  • The Great Danes have played 15 games this season that finished with a combined score higher than 138.5 points.
  • Albany (NY)’s games this year have had a 142.2-point total on average, 3.7 more points than this matchup’s over/under.

Albany (NY) Top Performers

Gerald Drumgoole Jr. 28 15.5 5.1 2.6 1.1 0.1 2.6
Jonathan Beagle 28 12.0 7.2 2.0 0.7 0.4 0.2
Aaron Reddish 24 8.8 2.3 0.9 0.6 0.3 1.2
Justin Neely 2 8.0 5.0 0.5 1.0 0.0 0.0
Da’kquan Davis 26 7.7 2.1 1.6 0.4 0.0 1.3

Albany (NY) Season Stats

  • The Great Danes have been outscored by 8.6 points per game (posting 66.8 points per game, 299th in college basketball, while giving up 75.4 per contest, 320th in college basketball) and have a -240 scoring differential.
  • Albany (NY) loses the rebound battle by 1.1 boards on average. It records 31.3 rebounds per game, 279th in college basketball, while its opponents pull down 32.4.
  • The Great Danes score more in conference action (67.2 points per game) than overall (66.8).
  • Albany (NY) concedes more points in conference play (76.7 per game) than overall (75.4).
  • In America East action, the Great Danes drain fewer trifectas (7.0 per game) than they do overall (7.4), and their percentage from downtown (31.9%) is lower than for the whole season (32.2%).
  • At home, Albany (NY) averages 68.5 points per game. On the road, it scores 66.0.
  • At home the Great Danes are conceding 72.5 points per game, 5.8 fewer points than they are away (78.3).

Albany (NY) Recent And Upcoming Schedule

Date Opponent Score Home/Away Spread
2/1/2023 UMass-Lowell L 66-50 Away +14
2/4/2023 Vermont L 87-68 Home +12.5
2/8/2023 Bryant L 87-62 Home +9
2/11/2023 Binghamton L 80-66 Away +7
2/15/2023 UMBC W 81-74 Home +6.5
2/18/2023 Maine Away +8
2/25/2023 NJIT Home
2/28/2023 Vermont Away

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