South Dakota State CS Bakersfield Betting Preview
CS Bakersfield Roadrunners vs South Dakota State Jackrabbits Odds
South Dakota State will look to improve on its 7-3 record on Sunday when they host CS Bakersfield in NCAA basketball odds action at Frost Arena.
The Jackrabbits currently sports a 7-3 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 2-5 ATS. The Roadrunners are 3-5 and 0-0 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Jackrabbits produce a 3-1 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Roadrunners have gone 0-0 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Jackrabbits at No. 225 and the Roadrunners at No. 214 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 79-69 result in favor of the Jackrabbits.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature South Dakota State's No. 203-rated squad against CS Bakersfield's No. 172-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, South Dakota State rates No. 38 in the country with 8.1 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 71 nationally with 7.5 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, CS Bakersfield owns the country's No. 234-rated mark, allowing 74 points per game on the highway. South Dakota State, on the other hand, rates No. 54 in scoring at home.
In their last action, CS Bakersfield was a 72-70 winner on the road against CS Fullerton. Stephon Carter scored 20 points leading the Roadrunners to a 72-70 victory over CS Fullerton at Titan Gym on Thursday.
South Dakota State won its last outing, an 83-52 result against Dakota State on December 6. South Dakota State cruised to victory on Thursday, running Dakota State out of the gym and running up an 83-52 score at Frost Arena.
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South Dakota State at Montana, Saturday, December 15