College Basketball Matchup - Loyola of Chicago Ramblers MD-Eastern Shore Hawks Odds Preview
MD-Eastern Shore Hawks vs Loyola of Chicago Ramblers Odds
The Loyola of Chicago Ramblers will hit the floor running against the visiting MD-Eastern Shore Hawks Sunday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
The game is being played at Sun Dome, which makes it technically a neutral site match.
The Ramblers sit at 2-2 (1-2 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Hawks are currently 0-5 (1-1 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Loyola of Chicago is 0-1 OU, and MD-Eastern Shore is 0-0 OU.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Ramblers - Hawks odds would favor the Hawks if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Loyola of Chicago is rated No. 307 in the current Odds Shark poll, while MD-Eastern Shore is at No. 252. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 64-48 win for the Ramblers.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Loyola of Chicago has the nation's No. 277-rated offensive output, at 61.8 PPG. The visiting Hawks defense ranks No. 249 allowing on average 70.8 PPG. The Ramblers FG% has averaged 43.1% so far, more than the Hawks marksmen have achieved on the year, 33.3% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, MD-Eastern Shore owns the country's No. 202-rated mark, allowing 71 points per game on the highway. Loyola of Chicago, on the other hand, rates No. 237 in scoring at home.
MD-Eastern Shore was a 68-51 loser in its last match on the road against Western Michigan. They failed to cover the 11-point spread as underdogs. Western Michigan got 14 points from Brandon Pokley en route to a 68-51 victory over MD-Eastern Shore on Saturday at Sun Dome.
In their last action, Loyola of Chicago was a 68-50 loser on the road against South Florida. They failed to cover the 7.5-point spread as underdogs. Loyola of Chicago suffered a 68-50 loss against South Florida on Saturday, getting 9 points from Ben Averkamp in a losing effort at Sun Dome.
Loyola of Chicago Ramblers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Northern Illinois are 3-5
After a loss are 2-8
A few Hawks at Ramblers trends to consider:
Loyola of Chicago is 4-18 SU in its last 22 games
MD-Eastern Shore at Delaware State, Saturday, December 1
Loyola of Chicago at Northern Illinois, Saturday, November 24