Texas A&M C.C. Houston Betting Preview
Houston Cougars vs Texas A&M C.C. Islanders Odds
Texas A&M C.C. looks to cover the Islanders-Cougars pointspread on Sunday and improve its overall 1-2 mark when they host Houston in college basketball wagering action.
The Islanders bring a 1-2 record (0-0 ATS) to this tilt against the 4-0 Cougars, who are 1-0 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Texas A&M C.C. go 0-0 so far and the Cougars go 1-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Islanders, most recently No. 301 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Cougars, who rate No. 205 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 93-64 victory for the Cougars.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Texas A&M C.C.'s No. 297 nationally ranked offense (59.7 points per game) against a Cougars defense that sits as the No. 142 at 64.2 PPG. The Islanders have been averaging 39.4% from the field, less than the Cougars have managed so far this season (46.6% on average).
Defensively, Houston features the nation's No. 246-rated defense on the road, allowing 75 points per game. Texas A&M C.C., meanwhile, comes in at No. 298 nationally in scoring at home.
Houston won its last outing, a 106-59 result against Louisiana College on November 19. The battle between the Cougars and Wildcats didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Louisiana College was handed a 106-59 defeat on Monday at Hofheinz Pavilion.
Texas A&M C.C. was a 77-68 loser in its last match on the road against Utah State. The Islanders endured a 77-68 loss at the hands of the Aggies on Saturday, despite a 17-point effort from William Nelson at Dee Glen Smith Spectrum.
Houston Cougars Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-5
Before playing Prairie View A&M are 1-1
After a win are 6-4
A few Cougars at Islanders trends to consider:
Houston is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 games on the road
Houston is 3-17 SU in its last 20 games on the road
Houston at Prairie View A&M, Wednesday, November 28
Texas A&M C.C. at Toledo, Wednesday, November 28