Grambling State Tigers face Texas Southern Tigers: NCAA basketball odds preview and stats
Grambling State Tigers vs Texas Southern Tigers Odds
College hoops betting interest focuses on the Texas Southern vs Grambling State battle Monday at Health and PE Arena as the Tigers look to defend home court and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
Texas Southern will face the 0-14 Tigers, who own a 0-0 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Tigers are 0-0 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Tigers are 0-0 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 348-rated Grambling State taking on the No. 283-rated Tigers in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 59-34 win for the Tigers on Monday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Texas Southern's No. 225-rated squad against Grambling State's No. 334-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Texas Southern rates No. 14 in the country with 8.6 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 213 nationally with 5.9 per match.
Defensively, Grambling State features the nation's No. 335-rated defense on the road, allowing 80.4 points per game. Texas Southern, meanwhile, comes in at No. 207 nationally in scoring at home.
Grambling State lost its last outing, a 60-44 result against Prairie View A&M on January 12. Grambling State got 20 points and 11 rebounds from Bryant Purvis in a losing cause in their 60-44 loss to Prairie View A&M on Saturday.
Texas Southern was an 84-57 winner in its last match at home against Jackson State. The battle between the Tigers and Tigers didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Jackson State was handed an 84-57 defeat on Saturday at Health and PE Arena.
Grambling State home to Jackson State, Saturday, January 19
Texas Southern at Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Saturday, January 19