Texas A&M C.C. Islanders vs Southeastern Louisiana Lions Odds
The Southeastern Louisiana Lions will hit the floor running against the visiting Texas A&M C.C. Islanders Saturday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
Supporters of the Islanders have watched them go 2-15 and 0-0 ATS on the year, while the Lions are at 6-11 and 0-0 ATS. In totals betting, the Lions are 0-0, while the Islanders have a 0-0 mark.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 301-ranked Lions and the No. 333-rated Islanders in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 56-55 win for the Lions on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Southeastern Louisiana has the nation's No. 303-rated offensive output, at 61.2 PPG. The visiting Islanders defense ranks No. 264 allowing on average 70.2 PPG. The Lions FG% has averaged 38.9% so far, more than the Islanders marksmen have achieved on the year, 38.5% per game.
Defensively, Texas A&M C.C. features the nation's No. 210-rated defense on the road, allowing 71.5 points per game. Southeastern Louisiana, meanwhile, comes in at No. 159 nationally in scoring at home.
Texas A&M C.C. was a 69-62 loser in its last match on the road against Nicholls State. Texas A&M C.C. got 18 points from Johnathan Jordan but lost anyway, 69-62, to Nicholls State on Thursday at Stopher Gym.
In their last action, Southeastern Louisiana was a 69-65 winner at home against Sam Houston State. Southeastern Louisiana got 22 points from Brandon Fortenberry en route to a 69-65 victory over Sam Houston State on Thursday at SLU University Center.
Texas A&M C.C. home to Sam Houston State, Saturday, February 2
Southeastern Louisiana at Central Arkansas, Thursday, January 31