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Kennesaw State Owls vs Florida Gulf Coast Eagles Odds
Alico Arena will host Florida Gulf Coast Eagles vs. Kennesaw State Owls action on Saturday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
Florida Gulf Coast will face the 3-26 Owls, who own a 0-0 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Eagles are 1-0 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Owls are 0-0 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 66-ranked Eagles and the No. 345-rated Owls in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 74-58 win for the Eagles on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Owls rank No. 330 in NCAA Division 1 with 30 per game. That compares with Florida Gulf Coast’s No. 106 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Florida Gulf Coast is college basketball's No. 100-ranked team at 6.9 per game, while the Owls rate No. 279 with 5.1 per game.
Defensively, Kennesaw State features the nation's No. 307-rated defense on the road, allowing 75.8 points per game. Florida Gulf Coast, meanwhile, comes in at No. 112 nationally in scoring at home.
Kennesaw State lost its last outing, a 91-77 result against Stetson on February 28. Kennesaw State suffered a 91-77 loss against Stetson on Thursday, getting 22 points from Delbert Love in a losing effort at Edmunds Center.
Florida Gulf Coast was a 60-57 winner in their most recent outing at home against Mercer. Bernard Thompson scored 14 points leading the Eagles to a 60-57 victory over Mercer at Alico Arena on Thursday.