Central Florida Savannah State Betting Preview
Savannah State Tigers vs Central Florida Knights Odds
UCF Arena will host Central Florida Knights vs. Savannah State Tigers action on Sunday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
Central Florida battles the Tigers, currently sitting with a 3-1 mark (0-0 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 0-0 for the Knights and 0-0 for the Tigers.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 76-rated Knights and the No. 138-ranked Tigers, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 87-71 result in favor of the Knights.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Tigers is ranked No. 129 in NCAA hoops at 37.8 per game. Contrast that with Central Florida’s No. 76 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Central Florida is the No. 225-ranked team in the country at 5 per game, while Savannah State rates No. 271 at 4.5 per game.
Defensively, Savannah State features the nation's No. 103-rated defense on the road, allowing 54 points per game. Central Florida, meanwhile, comes in at No. 60 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Savannah State was a 59-54 winner on the road against Alabama State. The Tigers grabbed a 59-54 win over the Hornets on Friday, behind a 19-point effort from Rashad Hassan at ASU Acadome.
Central Florida was an 85-56 winner in its last match at home against Alabama State. Central Florida cruised to victory on Tuesday, running Alabama State out of the gym and running up an 85-56 score at UCF Arena.
Central Florida Knights Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Middle Tennessee are 0-2
After playing Alabama State are 1-0
After a win are 5-5
A few Tigers at Knights trends to consider:
Central Florida is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Central Florida is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Savannah State at Florida, Tuesday, November 20
Central Florida home to Middle Tennessee, Tuesday, November 20