Portland State Vikings visit Oklahoma State Cowboys in college basketball clash
Portland State Vikings vs Oklahoma State Cowboys Odds
The Oklahoma State Cowboys hope to be lousy hosts on Sunday as the Portland State Vikings pay a visit to Gallagher-Iba Arena on the college basketball betting menu.
Oklahoma State battles the Vikings, currently sitting with a 1-2 mark (1-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 1-3 for the Cowboys and 0-0 for the Vikings.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 155-rated Portland State taking on the No. 199-rated Cowboys in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 80-63 win for the Cowboys on Sunday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Oklahoma State's No. 155-ranked offense, averaging 70 PPG, against a Vikings defense that ranks No. 288 at 73 PPG. The Cowboys field goal percentage has averaged 40.4% so far, less than the Vikings marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.2% per game.
Defensively, Portland State features the nation's No. 299-rated defense on the road, allowing 80.5 points per game. Oklahoma State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 202 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Portland State was an 81-60 loser on the road against Portland. They failed to cover the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. Portland State was run off the court by the Pilots on Wednesday as Portland routed them 81-60 at Chiles Center.
Oklahoma State was a 76-56 winner in their most recent outing on the road against North Carolina State. They covered the 10-point spread as underdogs. The battle between the Cowboys and Wolfpack didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as North Carolina State was handed a 76-56 defeat on Sunday at Coliseo do Puerto Rico.
Portland State Vikings Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Loyola Marymount are 2-2
After playing Portland are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6
Oklahoma State Cowboys Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 8-2
Before playing Virginia Tech are 2-1
After a win are 3-7
A few Vikings at Cowboys trends to consider:
Portland State is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Oklahoma State is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
Oklahoma State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Portland State at Loyola Marymount, Saturday, December 1
Oklahoma State at Virginia Tech, Saturday, December 1