Jacksonville State Gamecocks vs Northern Arizona Lumberjacks Odds
Jacksonville State travels to Northern Arizona on Friday, hoping to boost its 3-2 record with a victory over the Lumberjacks.
The game is being played at Thomas & Mack Center, which makes it technically a neutral site match.
The Gamecocks will try to spoil to the party on Friday; they are 1-2 ATS against the number this season, while the Lumberjacks are 2-1 ATS. Jacksonville State is 0-0 on the totals; Northern Arizona is 0-0.
The Gamecocks were listed as 7-point favorites at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Lumberjacks sit at No. 336 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Gamecocks sit at No. 144 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Gamecocks will win this game 75-57.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Gamecocks rank No. 211 in NCAA Division 1 with 34.6 per game. That compares with Northern Arizona’s No. 266 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Northern Arizona is college basketball's No. 46-ranked team at 8.3 per game, while the Gamecocks rate No. 345 with 2.6 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Jacksonville State owns the country's No. 211-rated mark, allowing 72 points per game on the highway. Northern Arizona, on the other hand, rates No. 334 in scoring at home.
Jacksonville State was a 67-45 loser in its last match on the road against Oregon. They failed to cover the 13-point spread as underdogs. Jacksonville State was run off the court by the Ducks on Monday as Oregon routed them 67-45 at Matthew Knight Arena.
Northern Arizona won its last outing, an 85-82 result against UC Davis on November 18. They covered in that game as a 6.5-point underdog. The Aggies were burned for 27 points by Gabe Rogers on Sunday as the Lumberjacks put another game in the win column, 85-82, at UC Davis Pavilion.
Jacksonville State Gamecocks Trends:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Alcorn State are 3-1
After playing Oregon are 0-1
After a loss are 5-5
Northern Arizona Lumberjacks Trends:
When playing on Friday are 3-4
Before playing Arizona are 5-5
After playing UC Davis are 1-2
After a win are 5-5
A few Gamecocks at Lumberjacks trends to consider:
Northern Arizona is 4-14-1 ATS in its last 19 games
Northern Arizona is 1-18 SU in its last 19 games
Jacksonville State at Alcorn State, Saturday, December 1
Northern Arizona at Arizona, Wednesday, November 28