College Basketball Matchup - Texas A&M C.C. Islanders Southeastern Louisiana Lions Odds Preview
Southeastern Louisiana Lions vs Texas A&M C.C. Islanders Odds
American Bank Center features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Texas A&M C.C. Islanders and the visiting Southeastern Louisiana Lions in college hoops action on Thursday.
The Islanders bring a 4-21 record (0-0-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 10-15 Lions, who are 0-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Texas A&M C.C. go 0-1 so far and the Lions go 0-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 281-rated Southeastern Louisiana taking on the No. 313-rated Islanders in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 58-56 win for the Lions on Thursday.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Lions is ranked No. 193 in NCAA hoops at 34.3 per game. Contrast that with Texas A&M C.C.’s No. 283 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Texas A&M C.C. is the No. 317-ranked team in the country at 4.6 per game, while Southeastern Louisiana rates No. 269 at 5.2 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Southeastern Louisiana owns the country's No. 219-rated mark, allowing 71.4 points per game on the highway. Texas A&M C.C., on the other hand, rates No. 335 in scoring at home.
Southeastern Louisiana was a 66-52 loser in its last match on the road against Winthrop. They failed to cover the 3.5-point spread as underdogs. Dre Evans scored 11 points in a futile effort to lead the Lions to a win (they lost 66-52 to Winthrop at Winthrop Coliseum on Saturday).
Texas A&M C.C. lost its last outing, a 63-57 result against CS Fullerton on February 23. They earned a push in that game as a 6-point underdog. Jelani Currie scored 13 points in a futile effort to lead the Islanders to a win (they lost 63-57 to CS Fullerton at American Bank Center on Saturday).
Southeastern Louisiana at Sam Houston State, Saturday, March 2
Texas A&M C.C. home to Nicholls State, Saturday, March 2