Sam Houston State Bearkats vs Southern Miss Golden Eagles in college hoops odds
Southern Miss Golden Eagles vs Sam Houston State Bearkats Odds
The Sam Houston State Bearkats will try to cover the spread at Bernard Johnson Coliseum on Monday when they get a visit from the Southern Miss Golden Eagles in NCAA basketball action.
Sam Houston State battles the Golden Eagles, currently sitting with a 2-0 mark (1-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 0-0 for the Bearkats and 0-1 for the Golden Eagles.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Bearkats - Golden Eagles odds would favor the Bearkats if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Sam Houston State is rated No. 8 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Southern Miss is at No. 100. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 67-62 win for the Golden Eagles.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Sam Houston State's No. 232-ranked offense, averaging 65 PPG, against a Golden Eagles defense that ranks No. 112 at 62 PPG. The Bearkats field goal percentage has averaged 40.7% so far, less than the Golden Eagles marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.1% per game.
Defensively, Southern Miss features the nation's No. 113-rated defense on the road, allowing 60 points per game. Sam Houston State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 83 nationally in scoring at home.
Southern Miss was a 62-60 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Georgia. They covered the 3-point spread as underdogs. The Golden Eagles grabbed a 62-60 win over the Bulldogs on Thursday, behind a 17-point effort from Jerrold Brooks at Stegeman Coliseum.
In their last action, Sam Houston State was a 99-45 loser on the road against Indiana. They failed to cover the 30-point spread as underdogs. The Bearkats were hammered by Indiana on Thursday, losing by a 99-45 final at Branch McCracken Court at Assembly Hall in college basketball betting action.
Southern Miss Golden Eagles Trends:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing UC Irvine are 1-0
After a win are 6-4
A few Golden Eagles at Bearkats trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Southern Miss's last 7 games on the road
Southern Miss is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Southern Miss is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Southern Miss home to UC Irvine, Tuesday, November 20
Sam Houston State home to Liberty, Tuesday, November 20