College Basketball Matchup - Prairie View A&M Panthers Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions Odds Preview
Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions vs Prairie View A&M Panthers Odds
The Prairie View A&M Panthers host Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Monday, looking to build on their 7-19 mark against the 6-20 Golden Lions in college hoops action at William Nicks Building.
The Panthers sport records of 7-19 and 1-1 ATS heading into this battle, while the Golden Lions have 6-20 and 1-0 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 1-1 for the Panthers and 0-1 for the Golden Lions.
Sportsbooks had the Panthers installed as 2.5-point favorites in this particular matchup
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 252-rated Panthers and the No. 338-ranked Golden Lions, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 57-54 result in favor of the Panthers.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Golden Lions rank No. 308 in NCAA Division 1 with 31.8 per game. That compares with Prairie View A&M’s No. 41 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Prairie View A&M is college basketball's No. 121-ranked team at 6.6 per game, while the Golden Lions rate No. 162 with 6.2 per game.
Defensively, Arkansas-Pine Bluff features the nation's No. 280-rated defense on the road, allowing 75.8 points per game. Prairie View A&M, meanwhile, comes in at No. 256 nationally in scoring at home.
Arkansas-Pine Bluff lost its last outing, a 71-68 result against Texas Southern on February 19. Arkansas-Pine Bluff got 23 points from Allen Smith but lost anyway, 71-68, to Texas Southern on Saturday at Health and PE Arena.
Prairie View A&M was a 59-54 winner in its last match at home against Miss Valley State. The Panthers got 16 points from Michael Griffin as Prairie View A&M ran past Miss Valley State 59-54 on Saturday at William Nicks Building.
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