Tennessee State Tigers take on Warriors in NCAA basketball test
|Tennessee State Tigers||Hawaii Warriors|
|18-15||November 08, 2013, 11:30 | Stan Sheriff Center||17-15|
A key college battle sees the visiting Tennessee State Tigers travelling to Hawaii Friday to take on the Warriors.
The Warriors currently sports a 17-15 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 14-15 ATS. The Tigers are 18-15 and 16-12-1 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Warriors produce a 12-15 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Tigers have gone 19-4 against the number.
View Tennessee State Tigers vs Hawaii Warriors Odds and Stats.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Hawaii Warriors as -5.5-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
The Warriors sit at No. 187 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Tigers sit at No. 118 on the same chart.
Tennessee State was an 84-72 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Evansville. They failed to cover the 8.5-point spread as underdogs. Tennessee State got 20 points and 10 rebounds from Kellen Thornton in a losing cause in their 84-72 loss to Evansville on Tuesday.
Hawaii was a 69-65 loser in their most recent outing at home against Air Force. They failed to cover the 3-point spread as favorites. Isaac Fotu scored 24 points in a futile effort to lead the Warriors to a win (they lost 69-65 to Air Force at Stan Sheriff Center on Thursday).
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Hawaii's No. 38-ranked offense, averaging 73 PPG, against a Tigers defense that ranks No. 197 at 69.94 PPG. The Warriors field goal percentage has averaged 45.14% so far, more than the Tigers marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.88% per game.
A few Tigers at Warriors trends to consider:
Tennessee State is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tennessee State's last 5 games
Tennessee State is 2-4-1 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Tennessee State is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Hawaii is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
Hawaii is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Hawaii's last 6 games
Hawaii is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games at home
Tennessee State home to New Mexico State, Saturday, November 9th
Hawaii at Western Michigan, Sunday, November 10th