Oklahoma Sooners vs Razorbacks College Hoops Game Preview
Oklahoma Sooners vs Arkansas Razorbacks Odds
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Oklahoma when they take on the Arkansas Razorbacks on Tuesday in college hoops betting action.
The Razorbacks are 3-3 so far on the season, and 1-1-1 ATS vs. the number. The Sooners, meanwhile, are 6-1 and 3-2 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Arkansas go 1-0 and the Sooners go 2-1 on the totals.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Razorbacks as 1.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 196-ranked Razorbacks and the No. 78-rated Sooners in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 80-76 win for the Razorbacks on Tuesday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Arkansas has the nation's No. 16-rated offensive output, at 82.3 PPG. The visiting Sooners defense ranks No. 112 allowing on average 62.9 PPG. The Razorbacks FG% has averaged 42.9% so far, more than the Sooners marksmen have achieved on the year, 40.3% per game.
Defensively, Oklahoma features the nation's No. 89-rated defense on the road, allowing 64.3 points per game. Arkansas, meanwhile, comes in at No. 9 nationally in scoring at home.
Oklahoma was a 69-65 winner in their most recent outing at home against Northwestern State. Oklahoma earned a 69-65 victory over Northwestern State on Friday, getting 11 points from Romero Osby at Lloyd Noble Center.
Last time out for Arkansas, they were a 91-82 loser as they battled Syracuse at home. They earned a push in the match as a 9-point underdog. BJ Young scored 25 points for Arkansas on Friday, but the Orange managed a 91-82 victory over the Razorbacks at Bud Walton Arena.
Oklahoma Sooners Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing Texas A&M are 6-4
After playing Northwestern State are 1-1
After a win are 5-5
Arkansas Razorbacks Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Michigan are 1-1
After a loss are 3-7
A few Sooners at Razorbacks trends to consider:
Oklahoma is 3-11 SU in its last 14 games on the road
Arkansas is 18-4 SU in its last 22 games at home
Arkansas is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games
Arkansas is 2-7 ATS in its last 9 games when playing Oklahoma
Arkansas is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games when playing Oklahoma
Oklahoma home to Texas A&M, Saturday, December 15
Arkansas at Michigan, Saturday, December 8