Seton Hall Pirates vs LSU Tigers Odds
The LSU Tigers will be trying to slam the Seton Hall Pirates on Thursday when the teams tip off at Pete Maravich Assembly Center in college betting action.
The Tigers currently sports a 4-0 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 1-0 ATS. The Pirates are 5-1 and 1-2-1 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Tigers produce a 1-0 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Pirates have gone 0-0 against the number.
Sportsbooks (including ) had the Tigers installed as 3-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Tigers sit at No. 243 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Pirates sit at No. 266 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Tigers will win this game 87-84.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Pirates is ranked No. 142 in NCAA hoops at 36.3 per game. Contrast that with LSU’s No. 4 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, LSU is the No. 21-ranked team in the country at 8.8 per game, while Seton Hall rates No. 24 at 8.5 per game.
Defensively, Seton Hall features the nation's No. 330-rated defense on the road, allowing 84 points per game. LSU, meanwhile, comes in at No. 65 nationally in scoring at home.
Seton Hall was a 76-61 winner in its last match at home against Saint Peter's. They earned a push of the 15-point spread as favorites. Fuquan Edwin scored 25 points for Seton Hall on Sunday, leading the Pirates to a 76-61 win over Saint Peter's at Prudential Center.
In their last action, LSU was a 75-50 winner at home against Miss Valley State. The Tigers blew out Miss Valley State on Saturday, running up a 20+ point victory in a 75-50 win at Pete Maravich Assembly Center.
Seton Hall Pirates Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 9-1
Before playing NJIT are 3-0
After playing Saint Peter's are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
LSU Tigers Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
After playing Miss Valley State are 1-0
After a win are 6-4
A few Pirates at Tigers trends to consider:
Seton Hall is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Seton Hall is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games on the road
LSU is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
LSU is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Seton Hall home to NJIT, Tuesday, December 4
LSU home to Chattanooga, Tuesday, December 11