College Basketball Matchup - Alabama State Hornets Southern Jaguars Odds Preview
Southern Jaguars vs Alabama State Hornets Odds
The Southern Jaguars will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Hornets in Alabama State at ASU Acadome on Saturday in college basketball action.
Alabama State battles the Jaguars, currently sitting with a 12-6 mark (3-0 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 0-0 for the Hornets and 0-0 for the Jaguars.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 333 (Hornets) and the No. 93 (Jaguars) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 76-54 result in favor of the Jaguars has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Jaguars rank No. 170 in NCAA Division 1 with 35.3 per game. That compares with Alabama State’s No. 248 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Alabama State is college basketball's No. 237-ranked team at 5.6 per game, while the Jaguars rate No. 88 with 7.1 per game.
Defensively, Southern features the nation's No. 33-rated defense on the road, allowing 61.2 points per game. Alabama State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 265 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Southern was an 88-54 winner at home against Miss Valley State. The battle between the Jaguars and Delta Devils didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Miss Valley State was handed an 88-54 defeat on Monday at Clark Center.
In their last action, Alabama State was a 64-57 loser on the road against Alabama A&M. Alabama State suffered a 64-57 loss against Alabama A&M on Saturday, getting 16 points from Phillip Crawford in a losing effort at Elmore Gymnasium.
Southern at Alabama A&M, Monday, January 21
Alabama State home to Alcorn State, Monday, January 21