Savannah State Tigers visit Alabama State Hornets in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Savannah State Tigers vs Alabama State Hornets Odds
The Alabama State Hornets will try to pay off for their supporters on Friday when they play host to the Savannah State Tigers at ASU Acadome in NCAA basketball action.
Alabama State will face the 2-1 Tigers, who own a 0-0 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Hornets are 0-0 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Tigers are 0-0 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 201-ranked Hornets and the No. 138-rated Tigers in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 73-24 win for the Tigers on Friday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Alabama State has the nation's No. 342-rated offensive output, at 48 PPG. The visiting Tigers defense ranks No. 59 allowing on average 55.7 PPG. The Hornets FG% has averaged 31.3% so far, less than the Tigers marksmen have achieved on the year, 48% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Savannah State owns the country's No. 1-rated mark, allowing 0 points per game on the highway. Alabama State, on the other hand, rates No. 287 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Savannah State was a 54-47 winner at home against North Florida. The Tigers got 21 points from Preston Blackman as Savannah State ran past North Florida 54-47 on Wednesday at Tiger Arena.
In their last action, Alabama State was an 85-56 loser on the road against Central Florida. Alabama State was crushed on Tuesday, getting blown out by Central Florida and falling by an 85-56 score at UCF Arena.
Savannah State at Central Florida, Sunday, November 18
Alabama State at Troy, Sunday, November 25