The Brown Bears (2-7) hope to end a five-game road losing streak when they visit the Maine Black Bears (5-4) on Sunday, December 3, 2023 at 12:00 PM ET. In this preview, we breakdown the Maine vs. Brown odds and lines for this game.

The Black Bears and the Bears meet with no line currently set for the game.

Both Maine and Brown are 4-4-0 against the spread (ATS) so far this season. The Black Bears are 4-5-0 and the Bears are 5-3-0 in terms of going over the point total.

Here’s what you need to get ready for Sunday’s college basketball action.

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Maine vs. Brown prediction

Maine 72, Brown 70

Against the spread

  • Maine has covered four times in nine chances against the spread this season.
  • Brown is 4-4-0 ATS this year.
  • The 71.3 points per game the Black Bears put up are the same as the Bears give up.
  • When Maine scores more than 73.8 points, it is 2-0 against the spread and 3-0 overall.
  • Brown is 0-2 against the spread and 1-2 overall when giving up fewer than 71.3 points.
  • The Bears average 8.7 more points per game (74.0) than the Black Bears give up (65.3).
  • Brown is 4-2 against the spread and 2-5 overall when it scores more than 65.3 points.
  • Maine’s record is 4-3 against the spread and 5-3 overall when it allows fewer than 74.0 points.

Players to watch

Maine

  • Kellen Tynes averages 14.3 points and 3.7 assists per contest — both team highs. He is also posting 3.2 rebounds while shooting 48.0% from the field.
  • Peter Filipovity paces the Black Bears at 6.3 rebounds per game, while also putting up 0.8 assists and 12.3 points.
  • Jaden Clayton posts a team-best 4.3 assists per contest. He is also posting 7.6 points and 2.7 rebounds, shooting 36.2% from the field.

Brown

  • Nana Owusu-Anane is posting a team-best 8.0 rebounds per game. And he is producing 16.1 points and 1.8 assists, making 53.1% of his shots from the floor.
  • Kalu Anya gets the Bears 11.3 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.3 assists per contest. He also posts 1.6 steals and 0.8 blocked shots.