CBI Tournament - Penn State Nittany Lions host Hampton Pirates in college basketball action
|Hampton Pirates||Penn State Nittany Lions|
|18-12||March 19, 2014, 07:00 | Bryce Jordan Center||15-17|
Penn State will look to advance in the CBI Tournament on Wednesday when they host Hampton in NCAA basketball odds action at Bryce Jordan Center.
The Nittany Lions were double-digit chalk against the Pirates at Bovada earlier this week.
Supporters of the Pirates have watched them go 18-12 and 1-2 ATS on the year, while the Nittany Lions are at 15-17 and 15-14 ATS. In totals betting, the Nittany Lions are 16-13, while the Pirates have a 2-1 mark.
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 161-rated Hampton taking on the No. 213-rated Nittany Lions in this contest.
Hampton was an 83-77 loser in their most recent outing at home against Coppin State. They failed to cover the 7-point spread as favorites. Hampton got 23 points from Du'Vaughn Maxwell but lost anyway, 83-77, to Coppin State on Wednesday at Norfolk Scope Arena.
In their last action, Penn State was a 63-56 loser on the road against Minnesota. They failed to cover the 4-point spread as underdogs. D.J. Newbill scored 16 points in a futile effort to lead the Nittany Lions to a win (they lost 63-56 to Minnesota at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Thursday).
A few Pirates at Nittany Lions trends to consider:
Penn State is 7-14 ATS in its last 21 games
Penn State is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Penn State's last 5 games
Penn State is 3-8 ATS in its last 11 games at home