Oregon Ducks host Idaho State Bengals in college basketball action
Idaho State Bengals vs Oregon Ducks Odds
Idaho State pays a visit to Oregon on Saturday, hoping to send the Ducks to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Matthew Knight Arena.
The Ducks currently sports a 7-1 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 3-3-1 ATS. The Bengals are 1-5 and 3-2 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Ducks produce a 2-1 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Bengals have gone 0-0 against the number.
The Bengals were listed as 23.5-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 115-rated Idaho State taking on the No. 84-rated Ducks in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 75-59 win for the Ducks on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Bengals is ranked No. 341 in NCAA hoops at 27.3 per game. Contrast that with Oregon’s No. 79 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Oregon is the No. 258-ranked team in the country at 5.1 per game, while Idaho State rates No. 244 at 5.3 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Idaho State owns the country's No. 22-rated mark, allowing 55.6 points per game on the highway. Oregon, on the other hand, rates No. 94 in scoring at home.
Idaho State won its last outing, a 70-52 result against West Montana on November 29. Chris Hansen scored 20 points leading the Bengals to a 70-52 victory over West Montana at Holt Arena on Thursday.
Oregon won its last outing, an 80-59 result against Arkansas-Pine Bluff on December 1. The battle between the Ducks and Golden Lions didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Arkansas-Pine Bluff was handed an 80-59 defeat on Saturday at Matthew Knight Arena.
Idaho State Bengals Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing CS Fullerton are 1-2
After playing West Montana are 1-4
After a win are 3-7
Oregon Ducks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Nebraska are 5-0
After playing Arkansas-Pine Bluff are 1-0
After a win are 7-3
A few Bengals at Ducks trends to consider:
Idaho State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Oregon is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games at home
Oregon is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
Idaho State at CS Fullerton, Thursday, December 13
Oregon home to Nebraska, Saturday, December 15