NCAA hoops odds preview - Oral Roberts vs. Southeastern Louisiana
Oral Roberts Golden Eagles vs Southeastern Louisiana Lions Odds
SLU University Center features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Southeastern Louisiana Lions and the visiting Oral Roberts Golden Eagles in college hoops action on Thursday.
This season, the Lions are 2-8 overall and 0-0 ATS ATS, while the Golden Eagles are 5-7 and 2-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Southeastern Louisiana boasts a 0-0 on the OU, and Oral Roberts is 1-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 197-ranked Lions and the No. 127-rated Golden Eagles in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 66-54 win for the Golden Eagles on Thursday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Southeastern Louisiana's No. 100-rated squad against Oral Roberts's No. 156-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Southeastern Louisiana rates No. 317 in the country with 4.3 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 289 nationally with 4.8 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Oral Roberts owns the country's No. 170-rated mark, allowing 70.5 points per game on the highway. Southeastern Louisiana, on the other hand, rates No. 152 in scoring at home.
Oral Roberts was a 72-57 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Memphis. Oral Roberts suffered a 72-57 loss against Memphis on Friday, getting 18 points from Damen Bell-Holter in a losing effort at FedExForum.
Southeastern Louisiana won its last outing, a 71-61 result against Spring Hill on December 29. Roosevelt Johnson scored 21 points and added 18 rebounds for a double-double, leading Southeastern Louisiana over Spring Hill, 71-61, on Saturday at SLU University Center.
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