Southern Jaguars vs Alabama A&M Bulldogs Betting Matchup Report
Alabama A&M Bulldogs vs Southern Jaguars Odds
Clark Center will host Southern Jaguars vs. Alabama A&M Bulldogs action on Monday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
Supporters of the Bulldogs have watched them go 9-15 and 0-1 ATS on the year, while the Jaguars are at 18-8 and 4-0 ATS. In totals betting, the Jaguars are 1-0, while the Bulldogs have a 1-0 mark.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 91-ranked Jaguars and the No. 332-rated Bulldogs in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 76-57 win for the Jaguars on Monday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Southern's No. 147-ranked offense, averaging 68.4 PPG, against a Bulldogs defense that ranks No. 292 at 71.8 PPG. The Jaguars field goal percentage has averaged 43.9% so far, more than the Bulldogs marksmen have achieved on the year, 39.6% per game.
Defensively, Alabama A&M features the nation's No. 297-rated defense on the road, allowing 75.3 points per game. Southern, meanwhile, comes in at No. 160 nationally in scoring at home.
Alabama A&M was a 72-65 winner in its last match on the road against Alcorn State. Brandon Ellis went off for 25 points and added 3 rebounds, leading Alabama A&M over Alcorn State, 72-65, on Saturday at Whitney Complex.
Last time out for Southern, they were a 58-49 winner as they battled Alabama State at home. The Jaguars grabbed a 58-49 win over the Hornets on Saturday, behind a 24-point effort from Jameel Grace at Clark Center.
Alabama A&M home to Texas Southern, Saturday, February 23
Southern home to Alcorn State, Saturday, February 23