Jackson State Tigers vs Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions vs Jackson State Tigers Odds
Jackson State will look to improve on its 3-14 record on Monday when they host Arkansas-Pine Bluff in NCAA basketball odds action at Williams Center.
The Tigers are 3-14 so far on the season, and 0-1 ATS vs. the number. The Golden Lions, meanwhile, are 8-12 and 0-3 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Jackson State go 1-0 and the Golden Lions go 1-1 on the totals.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 259-rated Arkansas-Pine Bluff taking on the No. 337-rated Tigers in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 56-53 win for the Golden Lions on Monday.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Golden Lions is ranked No. 223 in NCAA hoops at 33.9 per game. Contrast that with Jackson State’s No. 251 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Jackson State is the No. 175-ranked team in the country at 6.1 per game, while Arkansas-Pine Bluff rates No. 325 at 4.2 per game.
Defensively, Arkansas-Pine Bluff features the nation's No. 213-rated defense on the road, allowing 71.4 points per game. Jackson State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 337 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Arkansas-Pine Bluff, they were a 79-67 winner as they battled Grambling State on the road. Arkansas-Pine Bluff got 20 points from Tevin Hammond en route to a 79-67 victory over Grambling State on Saturday at Hobdy Assembly Center.
Jackson State was a 60-57 winner in their most recent outing at home against Miss Valley State. Jackson State got 15 points from Christian Williams en route to a 60-57 victory over Miss Valley State on Saturday at Williams Center.
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