NCAA Basketball betting line favors Beavers over Tigers
|Towson Tigers||Oregon State Beavers|
|7-4||December 18, 2013, 10:00 | Gill Coliseum||5-2|
The Oregon State Beavers hope to be lousy hosts on Wednesday as the Towson Tigers pay a visit to Gill Coliseum on the college basketball betting menu.
The Beavers sit at 5-2 (2-2 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Tigers are currently 7-4 (3-2 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Oregon State is 3-1 OU, and Towson is 1-4 OU.
View Towson Tigers vs Oregon State Beavers Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Beavers as -9.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
The Beavers sit at No. 196 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Tigers sit at No. 91 on the same chart.
Towson won its last outing, a 102-72 result against Central Penn College on December 10. The Tigers blew out Central Penn College on Tuesday, running up a 20+ point victory in a 102-72 win at SECU Arena.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Oregon State has the nation's No. 17-rated offensive output, at 85.57 PPG. The visiting Tigers defense ranks No. 85 allowing on average 67.18 PPG. The Beavers FG% has averaged 54.88% so far, more than the Tigers marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.74% per game.
A few Tigers at Beavers trends to consider:
Towson is 15-5 SU in its last 20 games
Towson is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Oregon State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Oregon State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Towson at North Dakota State, Saturday, December 21st
Oregon State at Akron, Sunday, December 22nd