Seattle Redhawks host Texas State Bobcats in college basketball action
Texas State Bobcats vs Seattle Redhawks Odds
College basketball wagering interest will be high on Saturday when the Bobcats of Texas State hit the hard court against the Redhawks of Seattle.
Seattle will face the 6-14 Bobcats, who own a 8-9 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Redhawks are 6-7 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Bobcats are 7-6-1 favoring the OVER.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Redhawks as 8.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Redhawks at No. 130 and the Bobcats at No. 276 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 69-66 result in favor of the Redhawks.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Bobcats is ranked No. 222 in NCAA hoops at 34 per game. Contrast that with Seattle’s No. 8 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Seattle is the No. 97-ranked team in the country at 6.9 per game, while Texas State rates No. 118 at 6.7 per game.
Defensively, Texas State features the nation's No. 299-rated defense on the road, allowing 76.3 points per game. Seattle, meanwhile, comes in at No. 174 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Texas State was a 78-73 winner on the road against Idaho. They covered the 12.5-point spread as underdogs. The Bobcats used a 37-point performance from Joel Wright to help Texas State smack Idaho 78-73 on Thursday at Cowan Spectrum.
Last time out for Seattle, they were a 78-75 loser as they battled Texas-San Antonio at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 7-point favorite. Seattle got 16 points from Deshaun Sunderhaus but lost anyway, 78-75, to Texas-San Antonio on Thursday at KeyArena.
Texas State Bobcats Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing New Mexico State are 0-1
After a win are 5-5
Seattle Redhawks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 1-3
Before playing San Jose State are 1-3
After a loss are 3-7
A few Bobcats at Redhawks trends to consider:
Texas State is 5-16 SU in its last 21 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Seattle's last 6 games
Seattle is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
Seattle is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games
Texas State home to New Mexico State, Thursday, January 31
Seattle home to San Jose State, Thursday, January 31