North Carolina A&T Aggies host Florida A&M Rattlers in college basketball action
Florida A&M Rattlers vs North Carolina A&T Aggies Odds
North Carolina A&T will look to improve on its 12-12 record on Monday when they host Florida A&M in NCAA basketball odds action at Corbett Center.
Supporters of the Rattlers have watched them go 6-17 and 1-1 ATS on the year, while the Aggies are at 12-12 and 2-0 ATS. In totals betting, the Aggies are 0-0, while the Rattlers have a 0-0 mark.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Aggies, most recently No. 168 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Rattlers, who rate No. 293 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 67-59 victory for the Aggies.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up North Carolina A&T's No. 270 nationally ranked offense (63.4 points per game) against a Rattlers defense that sits as the No. 320 at 73.8 PPG. The Aggies have been averaging 40.5% from the field, more than the Rattlers have managed so far this season (40.1% on average).
Defensively, Florida A&M features the nation's No. 320-rated defense on the road, allowing 77.4 points per game. North Carolina A&T, meanwhile, comes in at No. 226 nationally in scoring at home.
Florida A&M lost its last outing, a 51-43 result against North Carolina Central on February 9. Florida A&M got 13 points from Muhammad Abdul-Aleem but lost anyway, 51-43, to North Carolina Central on Saturday at McLendon-McDougald Gymnasium.
North Carolina A&T won its last outing, a 65-55 result against Bethune-Cookman on February 9. North Carolina A&T earned a 65-55 victory over Bethune-Cookman on Saturday, getting 17 points from Lamont Middleton at Corbett Center.
Florida A&M home to Savannah State, Thursday, February 14
North Carolina A&T at South Carolina State, Saturday, February 16