Jackson State Tigers visit Alabama A&M Bulldogs in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Jackson State Tigers vs Alabama A&M Bulldogs Odds
Jackson State pays a visit to Alabama A&M on Friday, hoping to send the Bulldogs to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Elmore Gymnasium.
This season, the Bulldogs are 5-7 overall and 0-0 ATS ATS, while the Tigers are 1-9 and 0-0 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Alabama A&M boasts a 0-0 on the OU, and Jackson State is 0-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Bulldogs, most recently No. 304 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Tigers, who rate No. 299 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 61-52 victory for the Bulldogs.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Alabama A&M's No. 287-ranked offense, averaging 62.2 PPG, against a Tigers defense that ranks No. 345 at 80.6 PPG. The Bulldogs field goal percentage has averaged 39.1% so far, more than the Tigers marksmen have achieved on the year, 36.4% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Jackson State owns the country's No. 325-rated mark, allowing 80.6 points per game on the highway. Alabama A&M, on the other hand, rates No. 96 in scoring at home.
Jackson State was a 70-66 loser in its last match on the road against Alabama State. Dundrecous Nelson went off for 27 points and added 3 rebounds but it wasn't enough as Alabama State handed Jackson State a 70-66 defeat at ASU Acadome.
Alabama A&M was a 78-53 winner in their most recent outing at home against Grambling State. The battle between the Bulldogs and Tigers didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Grambling State was handed a 78-53 defeat on Wednesday at Elmore Gymnasium.
Jackson State home to Alcorn State, Sunday, January 6
Alabama A&M at Miss Valley State, Sunday, January 6