Morgan State Bears vs High Point Panthers Odds
The High Point Panthers host Morgan State on Saturday, looking to build on their 16-10 mark against the 9-14 Bears in college hoops action at Millis Center.
The Panthers sport records of 16-10 and 0-2 ATS heading into this battle, while the Bears have 9-14 and 0-0 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 1-1 for the Panthers and 0-0 for the Bears.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Bears were listed as 10.5-point underdogs earlier in the day at .
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Panthers rated this week at No. 112 and the Bears sitting at No. 186. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 76-68 result in favor of the Panthers.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits High Point's No. 56-ranked offense, averaging 73.1 PPG, against a Bears defense that ranks No. 211 at 67.7 PPG. The Panthers field goal percentage has averaged 45.3% so far, more than the Bears marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.9% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Morgan State owns the country's No. 149-rated mark, allowing 68.4 points per game on the highway. High Point, on the other hand, rates No. 35 in scoring at home.
Morgan State lost its last outing, a 52-50 result against Delaware State on February 18. Morgan State got 10 points from Dewayne Jackson but lost anyway, 52-50, to Delaware State on Monday at Memorial Hall.
High Point was a 78-67 winner in its last match on the road against VMI. The Panthers grabbed a 78-67 win over the Keydets on Tuesday, behind a 21-point effort from John Brown at Cameron Hall.
Morgan State home to Coppin State, Wednesday, February 27
High Point home to Radford, Wednesday, February 27