Chicago State Cougars take on Rockets in NCAA basketball test
Chicago State Cougars vs Toledo Rockets Odds
The Toledo Rockets will be trying to slam the Chicago State Cougars on Monday when the teams tip off at Savage Arena in college betting action.
This season, the Rockets are 4-6 overall and 5-3 ATS ATS, while the Cougars are 3-12 and 1-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Toledo boasts a 2-3-1 on the OU, and Chicago State is 1-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 282-rated Chicago State taking on the No. 232-rated Rockets in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 69-59 win for the Rockets on Monday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Toledo has the nation's No. 131-rated offensive output, at 70.2 PPG. The visiting Cougars defense ranks No. 309 allowing on average 74.1 PPG. The Rockets FG% has averaged 43.3% so far, more than the Cougars marksmen have achieved on the year, 40% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Chicago State owns the country's No. 307-rated mark, allowing 78.9 points per game on the highway. Toledo, on the other hand, rates No. 71 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Chicago State was an 87-44 loser on the road against Ohio State. They failed to cover the 36-point spread as underdogs. The Cougars were hammered by Ohio State on Saturday, losing by an 87-44 final at Value City Arena in college basketball betting action.
Toledo won its last outing, a 74-55 result against Illinois-Chicago on December 29. They covered in that game as a 2.5-point favorite. The Rockets got a 24-point performance from Rian Pearson, who added 10 rebounds, as Toledo ran past Illinois-Chicago 74-55 on Saturday at Savage Arena.
Toledo Rockets Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-2
Before playing Kent State are 6-4
After playing Illinois-Chicago are 2-4
After a win are 5-5
A few Cougars at Rockets trends to consider:
Toledo is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games at home
Chicago State at UNLV, Thursday, January 3
Toledo at Kent State, Wednesday, January 9