College Insider Tournament - Northern Iowa Bradley Betting Preview
Bradley Braves vs Northern Iowa Panthers Odds
Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on McLeod Center Tuesday as host Northern Iowa looks to handle the Bradley Braves in NCAA hoops action.
The Panthers sport records of 20-14 and 15-16-2 ATS heading into this battle, while the Braves have 18-16 and 15-15-2 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 16-14 for the Panthers and 16-12 for the Braves.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Panthers sit at No. 119 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Braves sit at No. 274 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Panthers will win this game 71-65.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Northern Iowa's No. 203 nationally ranked offense (66.3 points per game) against a Braves defense that sits as the No. 205 at 67.8 PPG. The Panthers have been averaging 44% from the field, more than the Braves have managed so far this season (43.7% on average).
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Bradley owns the country's No. 208-rated mark, allowing 71 points per game on the highway. Northern Iowa, on the other hand, rates No. 187 in scoring at home.