South Carolina Gamecocks vs Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans Odds
Arkansas-Little Rock will look to improve on its 4-2 record on Sunday when they host South Carolina in NCAA basketball odds action at Puerto Vallarta ICC.
Puerto Vallarta ICC is the location for this game, which makes it a neutral-site matchup.
The Trojans bring a 4-2 record (3-2 ATS) to this tilt against the 4-1 Gamecocks, who are 3-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Arkansas-Little Rock go 0-0 so far and the Gamecocks go 1-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Trojans rated this week at No. 167 and the Gamecocks sitting at No. 276. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 75-71 result in favor of the Gamecocks.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Arkansas-Little Rock has the nation's No. 228-rated offensive output, at 65.7 PPG. The visiting Gamecocks defense ranks No. 264 allowing on average 70.8 PPG. The Trojans FG% has averaged 41.5% so far, less than the Gamecocks marksmen have achieved on the year, 47.3% per game.
Defensively, South Carolina features the nation's No. 1-rated defense on the road, allowing 0 points per game. Arkansas-Little Rock, meanwhile, comes in at No. 176 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, South Carolina was a 74-67 winner at home against Missouri State. They covered the 3-point spread as favorites. South Carolina got 22 points from LaShay Page en route to a 74-67 victory over Missouri State on Saturday at Puerto Vallarta ICC.
Arkansas-Little Rock was a 69-56 winner in its last match at home against Southern Methodist. They covered the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. Southern Methodist got 15 points from Shawn Williams but lost anyway, 69-56, to Arkansas-Little Rock on Saturday at Puerto Vallarta ICC.
South Carolina at St. John's, Thursday, November 29
Arkansas-Little Rock home to Troy, Thursday, November 29