North Carolina A&T Aggies vs Delaware State Hornets Odds
Norfolk Scope Arena features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Delaware State Hornets and the visiting North Carolina A&T Aggies in college hoops action on Friday.
This is a conference playoff game in the MEAC Tournament. This game is being played at a neutral-site court (Norfolk Scope Arena).
Delaware State will face the 17-16 Aggies, who own a 5-0 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Hornets are 2-0 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Aggies are 1-2 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 255 (Hornets) and the No. 140 (Aggies) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 62-58 result in favor of the Aggies has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Delaware State's No. 325 nationally ranked offense (60 points per game) against a Aggies defense that sits as the No. 44 at 60.8 PPG. The Hornets have been averaging 40.8% from the field, more than the Aggies have managed so far this season (39.3% on average).
Defensively, North Carolina A&T features the nation's No. 49-rated defense on the road, allowing 63.7 points per game. Delaware State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 300 nationally in scoring at home.
North Carolina A&T won its last outing, a 55-42 result against North Carolina Central on March 13. They covered in that game as a 6-point underdog. Adrian Powell scored 13 points leading the Aggies to a 55-42 victory over North Carolina Central at Norfolk Scope Arena on Wednesday.
Last time out for Delaware State, they were a 63-60 winner as they battled Hampton on the road. They covered in the match as a 1-point underdog. Delaware State earned a 63-60 victory over Hampton on Thursday, getting 13 points from Kendall Gray at Norfolk Scope Arena.