The Yale Bulldogs were much more profitable for bettors than the Harvard Crimson this past season, but those two rival schools will be equals on Saturday afternoon as they meet to decide the 2015 champion of the Ivy League.
Harvard was 21-7 SU but just 9-13 ATS on the season, while Yale turned in records of 22-9 SU and 14-7-1 ATS. The two schools have met twice already this season, with the road team picking up the SU and ATS victory in both games. Saturday’s game will be played at a neutral site.
College basketball betting odds makers at BetOnline opened the Harvard Crimson as -1.5-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over/under total line at sportsbooks such as Bodog.
Yale Bulldogs vs Harvard Crimson Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Yale Bulldogs will look to cover the spread vs the Harvard Crimson on Saturday, as the Bulldogs are 14-7-1 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Crimson are 10-13 ATS. Yale is 9-9 against the total, while Harvard is 7-11 versus the total betting line.
The Odds – VSB
Power Rankings have the Harvard Crimson at No. 33 and the Yale Bulldogs at No. 20 heading into this college basketball betting matchup.
The game also pits Harvard’s No. 184-ranked offense, averaging 64.57 PPG, against a Bulldogs defense that ranks No. 35 at 60.58 PPG. The Crimson field goal percentage has averaged 43.51% so far, less than the Bulldogs marksmen have achieved on the year, 44.52% per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Yale got 19 points from Makai Mason but lost anyway, 59-58, to Dartmouth on Saturday at Leede Arena.
The Crimson got 15 points from Siyani Chambers as Harvard ran past Brown 72-62 on Saturday at Lavietes Pavilion.
Yale is 8-4 ATS in its last 12 games
Yale is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Yale’s last 6 games
Yale is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games when playing Harvard
Harvard is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Harvard is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Harvard’s last 7 games
Harvard is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games when playing Yale