Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions face Prairie View A&M Panthers: NCAA basketball odds preview and stats
Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions vs Prairie View A&M Panthers Odds
Arkansas-Pine Bluff travels to Prairie View A&M on Monday, hoping to boost its 12-14 record with a victory over the Panthers.
The Panthers currently sports a 11-15 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 1-0 ATS. The Golden Lions are 12-14 and 1-3 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Panthers produce a 1-0 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Golden Lions have gone 2-1 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Panthers sit at No. 138 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Golden Lions sit at No. 249 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Panthers will win this game 64-58.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Prairie View A&M's No. 233 nationally ranked offense (65.2 points per game) against a Golden Lions defense that sits as the No. 210 at 67.8 PPG. The Panthers have been averaging 40.3% from the field, more than the Golden Lions have managed so far this season (39.3% on average).
Defensively, Arkansas-Pine Bluff features the nation's No. 240-rated defense on the road, allowing 72.2 points per game. Prairie View A&M, meanwhile, comes in at No. 39 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Arkansas-Pine Bluff was a 75-69 loser on the road against Texas Southern. Terrell Kennedy scored 15 points in a futile effort to lead the Golden Lions to a win (they lost 75-69 to Texas Southern at Health and PE Arena on Saturday).
In their last action, Prairie View A&M was an 80-77 winner at home against Miss Valley State. Jourdan DeMuynck scored 27 points and helped out with 10 rebounds for Prairie View A&M on Saturday, leading the Panthers to an 80-77 victory over Miss Valley State at William Nicks Building.
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