South Carolina State Bulldogs vs Florida A&M Rattlers Odds
The South Carolina State Bulldogs will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Rattlers in Florida A&M at Teaching Gymnasium on Monday in college basketball action.
The Rattlers bring a 7-19 record (1-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 5-20 Bulldogs, who are 0-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Florida A&M go 0-0 so far and the Bulldogs go 0-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 298-rated Rattlers and the No. 316-ranked Bulldogs, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 61-56 result in favor of the Rattlers.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Bulldogs rank No. 147 in NCAA Division 1 with 35.4 per game. That compares with Florida A&M’s No. 151 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Florida A&M is college basketball's No. 218-ranked team at 5.8 per game, while the Bulldogs rate No. 307 with 4.8 per game.
Defensively, South Carolina State features the nation's No. 294-rated defense on the road, allowing 74.9 points per game. Florida A&M, meanwhile, comes in at No. 284 nationally in scoring at home.
South Carolina State was an 85-75 loser in its last match on the road against Bethune-Cookman. The Bulldogs endured an 85-75 loss at the hands of the Wildcats on Saturday, despite a 24-point effort from Khalif Toombs at Moore Gymnasium.
In their last action, Florida A&M was a 46-45 winner at home against Howard. Florida A&M got 13 points from Jamari Bradshaw en route to a 46-45 victory over Howard on Saturday at Teaching Gymnasium.
South Carolina State at North Carolina A&T, Saturday, March 2
Florida A&M at Hampton, Saturday, March 2