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Jackson State Tigers vs Miss Valley State Delta Devils Odds
College basketball wagering interest will be high on Saturday when the Tigers of Jackson State hit the hard court against the Delta Devils of Miss Valley State.
Supporters of the Tigers have watched them go 7-16 and 0-1 ATS on the year, while the Delta Devils are at 4-21 and 1-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Delta Devils are 0-1, while the Tigers have a 1-0 mark.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Delta Devils - Tigers odds would favor the Tigers if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Miss Valley State is rated No. 334 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Jackson State is at No. 307. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 60-56 win for the Tigers.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Miss Valley State's No. 303 nationally ranked offense (61.4 points per game) against a Tigers defense that sits as the No. 300 at 72.2 PPG. The Delta Devils have been averaging 36.2% from the field, less than the Tigers have managed so far this season (38.1% on average).
Defensively, Jackson State features the nation's No. 324-rated defense on the road, allowing 77.9 points per game. Miss Valley State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 190 nationally in scoring at home.
Jackson State was a 77-38 winner in its last match at home against Grambling State. The battle between the Tigers and Tigers didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Grambling State was handed a 77-38 defeat on Saturday at Williams Center.
In their last action, Miss Valley State was a 73-57 loser on the road against Texas Southern. Miss Valley State got 25 points from Davon Usher on the way to a 73-57 loss against Texas Southern on Monday at Health and PE Arena.
Jackson State at Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Monday, February 25
Miss Valley State home to Grambling State, Monday, February 25