Savannah State Tigers host Florida A&M Rattlers in college basketball action
Florida A&M Rattlers vs Savannah State Tigers Odds
The Savannah State Tigers will try to pay off for their supporters on Saturday when they play host to the Florida A&M Rattlers at Tiger Arena in NCAA basketball action.
Supporters of the Rattlers have watched them go 4-13 and 1-1 ATS on the year, while the Tigers are at 8-9 and 0-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Tigers are 1-0, while the Rattlers have a 0-0 mark.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 87-rated Tigers and the No. 253-ranked Rattlers, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 64-55 result in favor of the Tigers.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Rattlers rank No. 108 in NCAA Division 1 with 36.7 per game. That compares with Savannah State’s No. 181 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Savannah State is college basketball's No. 344-ranked team at 3.2 per game, while the Rattlers rate No. 202 with 5.9 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Florida A&M owns the country's No. 341-rated mark, allowing 82.2 points per game on the highway. Savannah State, on the other hand, rates No. 329 in scoring at home.
Florida A&M was a 68-40 loser in its last match at home against North Carolina A&T. Florida A&M was run off the court by the Aggies on Monday as North Carolina A&T routed them 68-40 at Teaching Gymnasium.
In their last action, Savannah State was a 78-70 winner on the road against Morgan State. Preston Blackman went off for 41 points and added 2 rebounds for good measure, leading Savannah State to a 78-70 win over Morgan State on Monday at Hill Field House.
Florida A&M at South Carolina State, Monday, January 21
Savannah State home to Bethune-Cookman, Monday, January 21