Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions vs Tigers College Hoops Game Preview
Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions vs Grambling State Tigers Odds
Arkansas-Pine Bluff pays a visit to Grambling State on Saturday, hoping to send the Tigers to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Hobdy Assembly Center.
This season, the Tigers are 0-16 overall and 0-0 ATS ATS, while the Golden Lions are 7-12 and 0-3 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Grambling State boasts a 0-0 on the OU, and Arkansas-Pine Bluff is 1-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Tigers, most recently No. 348 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Golden Lions, who rate No. 259 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 52-32 victory for the Golden Lions.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Golden Lions rank No. 224 in NCAA Division 1 with 33.9 per game. That compares with Grambling State’s No. 340 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Grambling State is college basketball's No. 217-ranked team at 5.8 per game, while the Golden Lions rate No. 327 with 4.2 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Arkansas-Pine Bluff owns the country's No. 220-rated mark, allowing 71.7 points per game on the highway. Grambling State, on the other hand, rates No. 347 in scoring at home.
Arkansas-Pine Bluff won its last outing, a 55-51 result against Prairie View A&M on January 21. DaVon Haynes scored 13 points leading the Golden Lions to a 55-51 victory over Prairie View A&M at K.L. Johnson Complex on Monday.
In their last action, Grambling State was a 57-46 loser at home against Jackson State. Grambling State got 11 points from Steven Dandridge but lost anyway, 57-46, to Jackson State on Saturday at Hobdy Assembly Center.
Arkansas-Pine Bluff at Jackson State, Monday, January 28
Grambling State home to Miss Valley State, Monday, January 28