Jacksonville State Gamecocks vs Ducks College Hoops Game Preview
Jacksonville State Gamecocks vs Oregon Ducks Odds
Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on Matthew Knight Arena Monday as host Oregon looks to handle the Jacksonville State Gamecocks in NCAA hoops action.
The Ducks sit at 3-0 (1-2 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Gamecocks are currently 3-1 (1-1 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Oregon is 0-0 OU, and Jacksonville State is 0-0 OU.
The Ducks were listed as 12.5-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark earlier in the day. It opened first at BetOnline, where the total was expected shortly.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Ducks sit at No. 187 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Gamecocks sit at No. 41 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Ducks will win this game 85-79.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Gamecocks rank No. 155 in NCAA Division 1 with 36.8 per game. That compares with Oregon’s No. 127 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Oregon is college basketball's No. 128-ranked team at 6.7 per game, while the Gamecocks rate No. 341 with 2.5 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Jacksonville State owns the country's No. 250-rated mark, allowing 77 points per game on the highway. Oregon, on the other hand, rates No. 115 in scoring at home.
Last time out for Jacksonville State, they were a 77-58 loser as they battled UNLV on the road. They covered in the match as a 20.5-point underdog. The Gamecocks endured a 77-58 loss at the hands of the Rebels on Saturday, despite a 16-point effort from Ronnie Boggs at Thomas & Mack Center.
In their last action, Oregon was a 74-48 winner at home against Vanderbilt. They covered the 6.5-point spread as favorites. Oregon cruised to victory on Friday, running Vanderbilt out of the gym and running up a 74-48 score at Matthew Knight Arena.
Jacksonville State Gamecocks Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
Oregon Ducks Trends:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing UNLV are 1-0
After playing Vanderbilt are 3-2
After a win are 7-3
A few Gamecocks at Ducks trends to consider:
Jacksonville State is 5-18 SU in its last 23 games on the road
Oregon is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Oregon is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Jacksonville State at Northern Arizona, Friday, November 23
Oregon at UNLV, Friday, November 23