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Southern Jaguars vs Wyoming Cowboys Odds
The Southern Jaguars will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Cowboys in Wyoming at Arena-Auditorium on Friday in college basketball action.
The Cowboys bring a 3-0 record (2-0 ATS) to this tilt against the 1-3 Jaguars, who are 2-0 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Wyoming go 0-0 so far and the Jaguars go 0-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 242-rated Southern taking on the No. 135-rated Cowboys in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 81-55 win for the Cowboys on Friday.
How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Wyoming's No. 189-ranked scoring average of 68.7 PPG, against a Jaguars defense rated No. 257 and allowing 71.5 PPG. The Cowboys FG% has averaged 43.6% to date this season, more than the Jaguars shooters have managed so far (39% per game).
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Southern owns the country's No. 241-rated mark, allowing 74 points per game on the highway. Wyoming, on the other hand, rates No. 208 in scoring at home.
Southern lost its last outing, a 59-55 result against North Carolina Central on November 15. They covered in that game as a 6-point underdog. North Carolina Central earned a 59-55 victory over Southern on Thursday, getting 20 points from Ray Willis at Arena-Auditorium.
Last time out for Wyoming, they were a 71-51 winner as they battled South Dakota at home. They covered in the match as a 18.5-point favorite. The Cowboys blew out South Dakota on Thursday, running up a 20+ point victory in a 71-51 win at Arena-Auditorium.
Wyoming Cowboys Trends:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Northern Colorado are 4-1
After playing South Dakota are 2-1
After a win are 4-6
A few Jaguars at Cowboys trends to consider:
Wyoming is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Wyoming is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Southern at Tulane, Saturday, November 24
Wyoming at Northern Colorado, Wednesday, November 21