NCAA hoops odds preview - Nebraska Omaha vs. Chicago State
Nebraska Omaha Mavericks vs Chicago State Cougars Odds
The Chicago State Cougars hope to be lousy hosts on Saturday as the Nebraska Omaha Mavericks pay a visit to Athletics-Recreation Center on the college basketball betting menu.
Athletics-Recreation Center is the location for this game, which makes it a neutral-site matchup.
The Cougars bring a 1-4 record (0-0 ATS) to this tilt against the 1-5 Mavericks, who are 2-2 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Chicago State go 0-0 so far and the Mavericks go 0-0.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Chicago State's No. 283 nationally ranked offense (61.6 points per game) against a Mavericks defense that sits as the No. 338 at 82.5 PPG. The Cougars have been averaging 39.9% from the field, less than the Mavericks have managed so far this season (44.8% on average).
Defensively, Nebraska Omaha features the nation's No. 300-rated defense on the road, allowing 80.7 points per game. Chicago State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 80 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Nebraska Omaha was a 93-81 loser at home against Bethune-Cookman. Nebraska Omaha suffered a 93-81 loss against Bethune-Cookman on Friday, getting 17 points from Marcus Tyus in a losing effort at Ralston Sports and Event Center.
Chicago State was a 67-46 loser in its last match on the road against Valparaiso. Chicago State was crushed on Friday, getting blown out by Valparaiso and falling by a 67-46 score at Athletics-Recreation Center.
Nebraska Omaha at North Dakota State, Thursday, November 29
Chicago State at Notre Dame, Monday, November 26