Ranked Oregon takes on Mississippi
The No. 13 Oregon Ducks will take their undefeated record on the road for Sunday as they meet the Mississippi Rebels in college hoops betting action at Smith Coliseum.
The Rebels are 6-1 so far on the season, and 1-3 ATS vs. the number. The Ducks, meanwhile, are 7-0 and 5-0-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Mississippi go 2-2 and the Ducks go 5-0 on the totals.
The Ducks were listed as 1-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Rebels rated this week at No. 60 and the Ducks sitting at No. 4.
In their last action, Oregon was an 82-61 winner at home against Cal Poly. They covered the 15-point spread as favorites. Oregon cruised to victory on Sunday, running Cal Poly out of the gym and running up an 82-61 score at Matthew Knight Arena.
In their last action, Mississippi was a 61-58 loser on the road against Kansas State. They failed to cover the 1.5-point spread as underdogs. Mississippi suffered a 61-58 loss against Kansas State on Thursday, getting 18 points from Jarvis Summers in a losing effort at Bramlage Coliseum.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Mississippi's No. 65 nationally ranked offense (78.57 points per game) against a Ducks defense that sits as the No. 137 at 70.43 PPG. The Rebels have been averaging 43.45% from the field, less than the Ducks have managed so far this season (51.99% on average).
Oregon home to Illinois, Saturday, December 14th
Mississippi at Middle Tennessee, Saturday, December 14th