Lafayette vs. Bucknell odds, line: 2020 college basketball picks, predictions for Feb. 3 from proven model

A Patriot League battle is on tap between the Lafayette Leopards and the Bucknell Bison at 7 p.m. ET tonight at Sojka Pavilion. Bucknell is 9-14 overall and 6-4 at home, while Lafayette is 14-7 overall and 7-4 on the road. Lafayette has won three straight games and six of seven. Bucknell, meanwhile, has lost four of its past six games. The Bison are favored by 2.5-points in the latest Bucknell vs. Lafayette odds, while the over-under is set at 143.5. Before entering any Lafayette vs. Bucknell picks, you'll want to see the college basketball predictions from the model at SportsLine.

This model, which simulates every game 10,000 times, has crushed its top-rated college basketball picks against the spread the past three years, returning $2,770 to $100 players. It also enters Week 13 of the 2019-20 season on a 22-13 run on all top-rated college basketball picks. Anybody who followed it during that span has seen huge returns.

Now, the model has set its sights on Lafayette vs. Bucknell. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several college basketball odds for Lafayette vs. Bucknell:

  • Lafayette vs. Bucknell spread: Bucknell -2.5
  • Lafayette vs. Bucknell over-under: 143.5 points
  • Lafayette vs. Bucknell money line: Bucknell -138, Lafayette -116

What you need to know about Bucknell

The Bison have to be hurting after a devastating 77-57 defeat at the hands of the Boston University Terriers on Saturday. Avi Toomer led Bucknell with 16 points, and Andrew Funk added 11. Boston University led by six points at halftime, then outscored Bucknell 38-24 in the second half. The Bison shot 41 percent from the field. 

Despite losing their most recent outing, the Bison will enter Monday's matchup full of confidence. That's because Bucknell beat Lafayette when these teams last met on Jan. 5, 78-66. 

What you need to know about Lafayette

Lafayette strolled past the American Eagles with points to spare on Saturday, taking the game 82-70. Justin Jaworski scored a career-high 32 pointers, including four three-point field goals. His three-pointer sparked a 7-0 Lafayette run with three minutes remaining that put the game out of reach. Jaworksi leads the team in scoring at 17.5 points per game. E.J. Stephens added 18 points. 

How to make Lafayette vs. Bucknell picks

The model has simulated Bucknell vs. Lafayette 10,000 times and the results are in. We can tell you that the model is leaning over, and it's also generated a point-spread pick that is hitting in almost 70 percent of simulations. You can only see the pick at SportsLine.

So who wins Lafayette vs. Bucknell? And which side of the spread hits in almost 70 percent of simulations? Visit SportsLine now to find out which side of the Lafayette vs. Bucknell spread you need to jump on Monday, all from the model that has crushed its college basketball picks.

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