Oral Roberts Golden Eagles vs Texas A&M C.C. Islanders Odds
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Texas A&M C.C. and Oral Roberts on Thursday, with the host Islanders trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
The Islanders sit at 2-12 (0-0 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Golden Eagles are currently 8-8 (2-1 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Texas A&M C.C. is 0-0 OU, and Oral Roberts is 1-1 OU.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Islanders, most recently No. 329 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Golden Eagles, who rate No. 114 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 69-56 victory for the Golden Eagles.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Texas A&M C.C.'s No. 318 nationally ranked offense (59.8 points per game) against a Golden Eagles defense that sits as the No. 204 at 67.5 PPG. The Islanders have been averaging 38.3% from the field, less than the Golden Eagles have managed so far this season (45.1% on average).
Defensively, Oral Roberts features the nation's No. 169-rated defense on the road, allowing 69.9 points per game. Texas A&M C.C., meanwhile, comes in at No. 334 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Oral Roberts, they were a 61-50 loser as they battled Stephen F. Austin at home. The Golden Eagles got 13 points from D.J. Jackson, but it was Stephen F. Austin that prevailed in a 61-50 final on Saturday at Mabee Center.
Texas A&M C.C. was a 62-56 winner in its last match on the road against Lamar. Texas A&M C.C. got 15 points from Johnathan Jordan en route to a 62-56 victory over Lamar on Saturday at Montagne Center.
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