Oral Roberts Golden Eagles vs Lumberjacks College Hoops Game Preview
Oral Roberts Golden Eagles vs Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks Odds
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Stephen F. Austin and Oral Roberts on Saturday, with the host Lumberjacks trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
The Lumberjacks sport records of 19-2 and 0-0 ATS heading into this battle, while the Golden Eagles have 14-9 and 2-1 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 0-0 for the Lumberjacks and 1-1 for the Golden Eagles.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Lumberjacks - Golden Eagles odds would favor the Lumberjacks if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Stephen F. Austin is rated No. 86 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Oral Roberts is at No. 105. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 81-67 win for the Lumberjacks.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Stephen F. Austin's No. 201 nationally ranked offense (66.5 points per game) against a Golden Eagles defense that sits as the No. 194 at 67.1 PPG. The Lumberjacks have been averaging 47.4% from the field, more than the Golden Eagles have managed so far this season (46.3% on average).
Defensively, Oral Roberts features the nation's No. 150-rated defense on the road, allowing 69 points per game. Stephen F. Austin, meanwhile, comes in at No. 183 nationally in scoring at home.
Oral Roberts lost its last outing, an 85-73 result against Northwestern State on February 7. The Golden Eagles wasted a 28-point performance from Shawn Glover in losing to Northwestern State 85-73 on Thursday at Prather Coliseum.
Stephen F. Austin won its last outing, a 72-36 result against Central Arkansas on February 7. The Lumberjacks blew out Central Arkansas on Thursday, running up a 20+ point victory in a 72-36 win at William R. Johnson Coliseum.
Oral Roberts home to Sam Houston State, Thursday, February 14
Stephen F. Austin at Nicholls State, Thursday, February 14