NCAA hoops odds preview - North Carolina A&T vs. Savannah State
North Carolina A&T Aggies vs Savannah State Tigers Odds
College hoops betting interest focuses on the Savannah State vs North Carolina A&T battle Monday at Tiger Arena as the Tigers look to defend home court and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
The Aggies will try to spoil to the party on Monday; they are 2-0 ATS against the number this season, while the Tigers are 0-2 ATS. North Carolina A&T is 0-0 on the totals; Savannah State is 1-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Tigers, most recently No. 115 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Aggies, who rate No. 168 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 60-59 victory for the Tigers.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Savannah State's No. 199-rated squad against North Carolina A&T's No. 118-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Savannah State rates No. 343 in the country with 3.4 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 194 nationally with 6 per match.
Defensively, North Carolina A&T features the nation's No. 123-rated defense on the road, allowing 67.1 points per game. Savannah State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 341 nationally in scoring at home.
North Carolina A&T lost its last outing, a 72-70 result against South Carolina State on February 16. North Carolina A&T got 18 points from Jean Louisme but lost anyway, 72-70, to South Carolina State on Saturday at SHM Memorial Center.
Savannah State won its last outing, a 44-36 result against North Carolina Central on February 16. The Tigers grabbed a 44-36 win over the Eagles on Saturday, behind a 12-point effort from Deven Williams at Tiger Arena.
North Carolina A&T at North Carolina Central, Saturday, February 23
Savannah State at Campbell, Saturday, February 23