North Florida Ospreys vs Stetson Hatters Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
Stetson Hatters vs North Florida Ospreys Odds
North Florida will look to improve on its 8-15 record on Saturday when they host Stetson in NCAA basketball odds action at UNF Arena.
The Ospreys currently sports a 8-15 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 2-0 ATS. The Hatters are 9-12 and 0-0 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Ospreys produce a 1-0 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Hatters have gone 0-0 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 287-ranked Ospreys and the No. 288-rated Hatters in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 67-66 win for the Hatters on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and North Florida has the nation's No. 194-rated offensive output, at 66.9 PPG. The visiting Hatters defense ranks No. 325 allowing on average 74.8 PPG. The Ospreys FG% has averaged 44.4% so far, less than the Hatters marksmen have achieved on the year, 46.4% per game.
Defensively, Stetson features the nation's No. 312-rated defense on the road, allowing 76.9 points per game. North Florida, meanwhile, comes in at No. 204 nationally in scoring at home.
Stetson lost its last outing, a 71-70 result against Jacksonville on January 31. Chris Perez was dynamite, scoring 32 points and adding 7 rebounds but Jacksonville still won, 71-70, over Stetson on Thursday at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena.
North Florida lost its last outing, an 89-75 result against Florida Gulf Coast on January 31. The Ospreys endured an 89-75 loss at the hands of the Eagles on Thursday, despite a 20-point effort from Parker Smith at UNF Arena.
Stetson home to USC Upstate, Thursday, February 7
North Florida at Kennesaw State, Thursday, February 7