Delaware State Hornets vs Wildcats College Hoops Game Preview
Delaware State Hornets vs Bethune-Cookman Wildcats Odds
Delaware State travels to Bethune-Cookman on Saturday, hoping to boost its 7-10 record with a victory over the Wildcats.
The Hornets will look to vanquish their hosts on Saturday, as they are 0-0 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Wildcats are 1-0 ATS. Delaware State is 0-0 against the total, while Bethune-Cookman is 0-1 versus the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Wildcats rated this week at No. 257 and the Hornets sitting at No. 241. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 65-60 result in favor of the Wildcats.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Bethune-Cookman has the nation's No. 197-rated offensive output, at 66.8 PPG. The visiting Hornets defense ranks No. 199 allowing on average 67.1 PPG. The Wildcats FG% has averaged 42.1% so far, more than the Hornets marksmen have achieved on the year, 40.4% per game.
Defensively, Delaware State features the nation's No. 212-rated defense on the road, allowing 71.5 points per game. Bethune-Cookman, meanwhile, comes in at No. 90 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Delaware State was a 63-46 winner at home against Howard. Delaware State got 19 points from Tahj Tate en route to a 63-46 victory over Howard on Wednesday at Memorial Hall.
In their last action, Bethune-Cookman was a 43-40 loser on the road against Savannah State. They covered the 8.5-point spread as underdogs. Adrien Coleman scored 16 points in a futile effort to lead the Wildcats to a win (they lost 43-40 to Savannah State at Tiger Arena on Monday).
Delaware State at Florida A&M, Monday, January 28
Bethune-Cookman home to MD-Eastern Shore, Monday, January 28