Delaware State Hornets visit Florida A&M Rattlers in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Delaware State Hornets vs Florida A&M Rattlers Odds
Teaching Gymnasium will host Florida A&M Rattlers vs. Delaware State Hornets action on Monday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
The Rattlers currently sports a 6-14 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 1-1 ATS. The Hornets are 8-10 and 0-0 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Rattlers produce a 0-0 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Hornets have gone 0-0 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Rattlers - Hornets odds would favor the Hornets if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Florida A&M is rated No. 288 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Delaware State is at No. 241. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 64-61 win for the Hornets.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Hornets is ranked No. 296 in NCAA hoops at 31.8 per game. Contrast that with Florida A&M’s No. 158 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Florida A&M is the No. 196-ranked team in the country at 6 per game, while Delaware State rates No. 206 at 5.9 per game.
Defensively, Delaware State features the nation's No. 184-rated defense on the road, allowing 70 points per game. Florida A&M, meanwhile, comes in at No. 168 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Delaware State, they were a 68-52 winner as they battled Bethune-Cookman on the road. Delaware State earned a 68-52 victory over Bethune-Cookman on Saturday, getting 24 points from Marques Oliver at Moore Gymnasium.
Florida A&M was a 55-54 winner in its last match at home against MD-Eastern Shore. Florida A&M got 18 points from Jamie Adams en route to a 55-54 victory over MD-Eastern Shore on Saturday at Teaching Gymnasium.
Delaware State home to North Carolina Central, Saturday, February 2
Florida A&M at Bethune-Cookman, Saturday, February 2