Bethune-Cookman Wildcats vs Savannah State Tigers Odds
College hoops betting interest focuses on the Savannah State vs Bethune-Cookman battle Monday at Tiger Arena as the Tigers look to defend home court and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
Savannah State will face the 7-12 Wildcats, who own a 0-0 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Tigers are 1-0 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Wildcats are 0-0 favoring the OVER.
College basketball odds makers at GTbets opened the Savannah State Tigers as 8-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Tigers sit at No. 87 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Wildcats sit at No. 254 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Tigers will win this game 62-61.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Wildcats rank No. 237 in NCAA Division 1 with 33.7 per game. That compares with Savannah State’s No. 174 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Savannah State is college basketball's No. 345-ranked team at 3.1 per game, while the Wildcats rate No. 219 with 5.7 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Bethune-Cookman owns the country's No. 225-rated mark, allowing 71.9 points per game on the highway. Savannah State, on the other hand, rates No. 331 in scoring at home.
Last time out for Bethune-Cookman, they were a 60-52 winner as they battled South Carolina State on the road. Adrien Coleman scored 17 points leading the Wildcats to a 60-52 victory over South Carolina State at SHM Memorial Center on Saturday.
Savannah State won its last outing, a 57-55 result against Florida A&M on January 19. Savannah State earned a 57-55 victory over Florida A&M on Saturday, getting 14 points from Preston Blackman at Tiger Arena.
Bethune-Cookman home to Delaware State, Saturday, January 26
Savannah State at South Carolina State, Saturday, January 26