South Carolina State Bulldogs visit Savannah State Tigers in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
South Carolina State Bulldogs vs Savannah State Tigers Odds
The Savannah State Tigers hope to be lousy hosts on Saturday as the South Carolina State Bulldogs pay a visit to Tiger Arena on the college basketball betting menu.
Savannah State battles the Bulldogs, currently sitting with a 4-17 mark (0-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 1-1 for the Tigers and 0-1 for the Bulldogs.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 106 (Tigers) and the No. 332 (Bulldogs) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 62-49 result in favor of the Tigers has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Savannah State's No. 343-ranked offense, averaging 55.8 PPG, against a Bulldogs defense that ranks No. 314 at 73.5 PPG. The Tigers field goal percentage has averaged 41.3% so far, more than the Bulldogs marksmen have achieved on the year, 39.5% per game.
Defensively, South Carolina State features the nation's No. 310-rated defense on the road, allowing 76.4 points per game. Savannah State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 337 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, South Carolina State was a 57-45 loser on the road against Howard. The Bulldogs endured a 57-45 loss at the hands of the Bison on Monday, despite a 11-point effort from Darryl Palmer at Burr Gymnasium.
Savannah State lost its last outing, a 71-68 result against Hampton on February 7. Arnold Louis poured in 26 points and added 10 rebounds in a losing cause for Savannah State on Thursday, as the Pirates rolled to a 71-68 victory over Savannah State at Tiger Arena.
South Carolina State home to North Carolina A&T, Saturday, February 16
Savannah State at Florida A&M, Thursday, February 14