North Carolina A&T Aggies vs NJIT Highlanders Odds
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between NJIT and North Carolina A&T on Thursday, with the host Highlanders trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
The Highlanders sit at 5-4 (0-0 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Aggies are currently 3-6 (2-0 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? NJIT is 0-0 OU, and North Carolina A&T is 0-0 OU.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Highlanders - Aggies odds would favor the Highlanders if the lines were set according to our power ranks. NJIT is rated No. 3 in the current Odds Shark poll, while North Carolina A&T is at No. 153. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 74-60 win for the Highlanders.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Aggies rank No. 163 in NCAA Division 1 with 35.6 per game. That compares with NJIT’s No. 16 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where NJIT is college basketball's No. 135-ranked team at 6.6 per game, while the Aggies rate No. 242 with 5.3 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, North Carolina A&T owns the country's No. 234-rated mark, allowing 73.6 points per game on the highway. NJIT, on the other hand, rates No. 104 in scoring at home.
North Carolina A&T lost its last outing, a 66-62 result against North Carolina Central on December 1. Adrian Powell went off for 29 points and added 6 rebounds but it wasn't enough as North Carolina Central handed North Carolina A&T a 66-62 defeat at Corbett Center.
NJIT was a 69-67 winner in its last match at home against Army. NJIT got 17 points from Chris Flores en route to a 69-67 victory over Army on Tuesday at Fleisher Center.
North Carolina A&T at Seton Hall, Sunday, December 16
NJIT home to City College of New York, Saturday, December 22