Alabama Crimson Tide vs Oregon State Beavers Odds
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Oregon State and Alabama on Thursday, with the host Beavers trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
The game is being played at Madison Square Garden, which makes it technically a neutral site match.
Oregon State will face the 2-0 Crimson Tide, who own a 0-1 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Beavers are 0-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Crimson Tide are 1-0 favoring the OVER.
The Crimson Tide were listed as 2-point favorites at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 30-rated Alabama taking on the No. 220-rated Beavers in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 90-87 win for the Crimson Tide on Thursday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Oregon State's No. 70-rated squad against Alabama's No. 260-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Oregon State rates No. 59 in the country with 8.5 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 90 nationally with 7.5 per match.
Defensively, Alabama features the nation's No. 1-rated defense on the road, allowing 0 points per game. Oregon State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 61 nationally in scoring at home.
Alabama was an 80-49 winner in its last match at home against West Alabama. The battle between the Crimson Tide and Tigers didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as West Alabama was handed an 80-49 defeat on Sunday at Coleman Coliseum.
Oregon State won its last outing, a 71-62 result against New Mexico State on November 11. They earned a push in that game as a 9-point favorite. New Mexico State was victimized by Ahmad Starks for 33 points as the Beavers defeated the Aggies 71-62 in college hoops action on Sunday.
Alabama Crimson Tide Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
Oregon State Beavers Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing Montana State are 1-2
After a win are 6-4
A few Crimson Tide at Beavers trends to consider:
Oregon State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Oregon State is 6-2-1 ATS in its last 9 games
Alabama home to Charleston Southern, Friday, November 23
Oregon State home to Montana State, Sunday, November 25