High Point Panthers vs Morgan State Bears in college hoops odds
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 Bovada.
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