Chicago State Cougars visit Oregon State Beavers in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Chicago State Cougars vs Oregon State Beavers Odds
The Oregon State Beavers will try to pay off for their supporters on Sunday when they play host to the Chicago State Cougars at Gill Coliseum in NCAA basketball action.
Oregon State battles the Cougars, currently sitting with a 3-8 mark (1-0 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 2-3 for the Beavers and 1-0 for the Cougars.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Beavers sit at No. 87 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Cougars sit at No. 324 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Beavers will win this game 80-63.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Oregon State's No. 38-ranked offense, averaging 77.6 PPG, against a Cougars defense that ranks No. 281 at 72.3 PPG. The Beavers field goal percentage has averaged 46.2% so far, more than the Cougars marksmen have achieved on the year, 41.1% per game.
Defensively, Chicago State features the nation's No. 302-rated defense on the road, allowing 78.8 points per game. Oregon State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 65 nationally in scoring at home.
Chicago State was a 67-54 winner in its last match at home against Alabama State. The Cougars grabbed a 67-54 win over the Hornets on Saturday, behind a 15-point effort from Jeremy Robinson at Jones Convocation Center.
Oregon State won its last outing, a 79-74 result against Portland State on December 12. They failed to cover in that game as a 12.5-point favorite. Devon Collier scored 23 points leading the Beavers to a 79-74 victory over Portland State at Stott Center on Wednesday.
Oregon State Beavers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Howard are 3-1
After playing Portland State are 2-3
After a win are 6-4
A few Cougars at Beavers trends to consider:
Oregon State is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games at home
Oregon State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Chicago State at Rice, Wednesday, December 19
Oregon State home to Howard, Wednesday, December 19