Prairie View A&M Panthers vs Texas Southern Tigers Odds
Health and PE Arena will host Texas Southern Tigers vs. Prairie View A&M Panthers action on Saturday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
The Tigers are 8-14 so far on the season, and 1-1 ATS vs. the number. The Panthers, meanwhile, are 9-13 and 1-0 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Texas Southern go 1-0 and the Panthers go 1-0 on the totals.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Tigers sit at No. 173 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Panthers sit at No. 148 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Tigers will win this game 68-67.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Panthers is ranked No. 11 in NCAA hoops at 41.2 per game. Contrast that with Texas Southern’s No. 183 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Texas Southern is the No. 6-ranked team in the country at 9.3 per game, while Prairie View A&M rates No. 333 at 4 per game.
Defensively, Prairie View A&M features the nation's No. 170-rated defense on the road, allowing 69.3 points per game. Texas Southern, meanwhile, comes in at No. 46 nationally in scoring at home.
Prairie View A&M was a 65-46 winner in their most recent outing at home against Alabama A&M. Prairie View A&M earned a 65-46 victory over Alabama A&M on Monday, getting 17 points from Josh Eleby at William Nicks Building.
Texas Southern was a 97-65 winner in its last match at home against Alabama State. They covered the 14-point spread as favorites. Texas Southern cruised to victory on Monday, running Alabama State out of the gym and running up a 97-65 score at Health and PE Arena.
Prairie View A&M at Grambling State, Saturday, February 9
Texas Southern at Jackson State, Saturday, February 9