Delaware State Hornets vs Hampton Pirates Odds
College hoops betting interest focuses on the Hampton vs Delaware State battle Monday at Hampton Convocation Center as the Pirates look to defend home court and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
The Pirates sport records of 9-13 and 0-0 ATS heading into this battle, while the Hornets have 10-12 and 0-0 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 0-0 for the Pirates and 0-0 for the Hornets.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Pirates sit at No. 171 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Hornets sit at No. 239 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Pirates will win this game 59-58.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Hornets rank No. 310 in NCAA Division 1 with 31.1 per game. That compares with Hampton’s No. 39 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Hampton is college basketball's No. 307-ranked team at 4.6 per game, while the Hornets rate No. 237 with 5.5 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Delaware State owns the country's No. 152-rated mark, allowing 68.8 points per game on the highway. Hampton, on the other hand, rates No. 287 in scoring at home.
Delaware State was a 74-56 loser in its last match on the road against Norfolk State. Delaware State got 16 points from Marques Oliver but lost anyway, 74-56, to Norfolk State on Saturday at Echols Hall.
Hampton was a 71-68 winner in its last match on the road against Savannah State. The Pirates got 15 points from Deron Powers as Hampton ran past Savannah State 71-68 on Thursday at Tiger Arena.
Delaware State home to Coppin State, Saturday, February 16
Hampton home to Norfolk State, Monday, February 18