Boston University Vs Bucknell: NCAA Basketball Betting Lines, Odds And Trends – January 1, 2022

THE LINES


The Bucknell Bison (3-9, 0-0 Patriot) will visit the Boston University Terriers (9-4, 0-0 Patriot) after losing seven road games in a row. The matchup tips at 1:00 PM ET on Saturday, January 1, 2022. Keep reading to find betting insights and statistics to help place a wager on the Terriers’ ( to win on the moneyline) matchup with the Bison ().

This article uses betting data updated as of January 1, 2022 at 7:58 AM ET. Find all the current odds for this matchup in the table below and click here to claim your free sports bet (up to $1,001) at Caesars!

Boston University vs Bucknell Betting Odds

Boston University Offense Vs. Bucknell Defense

Boston University Offense Stats (Rank) Bucknell Defense
69.2 (249) Points/Gm 81.1 (351)
64.1 (338) Possessions/Game 71.8 (255)
44.8 (156) Field Goal % 44.6 (279)
35.6 (99) 3PT % 33.5 (227)
52.2 (121) Effective FG % 51.2 (282)
56.3 (90) True Shooting % 54.3 (299)

Bucknell Offense Vs. Boston University Defense

Bucknell Offense Stats (Rank) Boston University Defense
72.3 (180) Points/Gm 64.2 (88)
72.3 (69) Possessions/Game 65.7 (35)
44.3 (178) Field Goal % 43.1 (217)
35.9 (83) 3PT % 31.8 (135)
51.5 (151) Effective FG % 48.5 (182)
55.8 (112) True Shooting % 52.3 (219)

Boston University Betting Insights

  • Boston University has won six games against the spread this season, while failing to cover or pushing six times.
  • The Terriers have not covered the spread when favored by 10.5 points or more this season (in one opportunity).
  • Boston University’s games have gone over the point total five out of 12 times this season.
  • Boston University and its opponents have scored more than 141.5 points in three of 12 games this season.
  • Terriers games this season have had an average of 131.9 points, 9.6 fewer than this matchup’s over/under.

Bucknell Betting Insights

  • Bucknell has covered 10 times in 12 matchups with a spread this year.
  • The Bison have been an underdog by 10.5 points or more four times this year, and covered the spread each time.
  • So far this season, eight out of Bucknell’s 12 games with an over/under have gone over the point total.
  • Bucknell’s games this season have had a combined scoring total higher than 141.5 points in nine of 12 outings.
  • The average total for Bison games this season has been 149, 7.5 more points than this matchup’s over/under.
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Boston University Key Players

  • Sukhmail Mathon leads the Terriers in both rebounds (nine per game) and assists (2.2 per game).
  • Boston University’s scoring leader is Javante McCoy, who averages 17.2 points per game.
  • The Terriers are led by McCoy from beyond the arc. He hits 2.2 shots from deep per game.
  • McCoy leads the team with 0.9 steals per game. Mathon collects 0.5 blocks a contest to pace Boston University.

Bucknell Key Players

  • The Bison leader in scoring is Andrew Funk with 17.3 points per game. He also adds four rebounds per game and 2.3 assists per game.
  • When it comes to Bucknell leaders in rebounds and assists, the team has two players at the top: Alex Timmerman with seven rebounds per game and Xander Rice with 3.8 assists per game.
  • Funk makes more threes per game than any other member of the Bison, cashing in three treys per game.
  • Rice tops Bucknell in steals with 1.2 per game, and Jake van der Heijden leads the squad in blocks with 0.8 per game.