New Orleans Privateers visit Texas-Pan American Broncs in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
New Orleans Privateers vs Texas-Pan American Broncs Odds
Texas-Pan American looks to cover the Broncs-Privateers pointspread on Sunday and improve its overall 14-15 mark when they host New Orleans in college basketball wagering action.
Texas-Pan American will face the 8-17 Privateers, who own a 0-0 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Broncs are 0-0 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Privateers are 0-0 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Broncs at No. 309 and the Privateers at No. 298 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 67-63 result in favor of the Broncs.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Texas-Pan American's No. 228-ranked offense, averaging 65.5 PPG, against a Privateers defense that ranks No. 332 at 75.5 PPG. The Broncs field goal percentage has averaged 43.1% so far, less than the Privateers marksmen have achieved on the year, 44.3% per game.
Defensively, New Orleans features the nation's No. 344-rated defense on the road, allowing 81.6 points per game. Texas-Pan American, meanwhile, comes in at No. 154 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for New Orleans, they were a 65-52 loser as they battled Houston Baptist on the road. The Privateers got 18 points from Rarlensee Nelson, but it was Houston Baptist that prevailed in a 65-52 final on Monday at Sharp Gym.
Texas-Pan American won its last outing, a 55-51 result against Chicago State on February 23. Brandon Provost scored 23 points leading the Broncs to a 55-51 victory over Chicago State at Jones Convocation Center on Saturday.
Texas-Pan American home to NJIT, Saturday, March 9