Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks vs Texas A&M C.C. Islanders Odds
The Texas A&M C.C. Islanders hope to be lousy hosts on Saturday as the Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks pay a visit to American Bank Center on the college basketball betting menu.
Texas A&M C.C. will face the 9-1 Lumberjacks, who own a 0-0 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Islanders are 0-0 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Lumberjacks are 0-0 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 329-ranked Islanders and the No. 66-rated Lumberjacks in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 80-51 win for the Lumberjacks on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Lumberjacks is ranked No. 135 in NCAA hoops at 36.3 per game. Contrast that with Texas A&M C.C.’s No. 305 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Texas A&M C.C. is the No. 300-ranked team in the country at 4.6 per game, while Stephen F. Austin rates No. 309 at 4.4 per game.
Defensively, Stephen F. Austin features the nation's No. 9-rated defense on the road, allowing 54.5 points per game. Texas A&M C.C., meanwhile, comes in at No. 325 nationally in scoring at home.
Stephen F. Austin was a 60-38 winner in its last match at home against Grambling State. Stephen F. Austin cruised to victory on Thursday, running Grambling State out of the gym and running up a 60-38 score at William R. Johnson Coliseum.
In their last action, Texas A&M C.C. was a 75-45 loser at home against Texas-San Antonio. Texas A&M C.C. was crushed on Friday, getting blown out by Texas-San Antonio and falling by a 75-45 score at American Bank Center.
Stephen F. Austin home to Lamar, Thursday, January 3
Texas A&M C.C. at Oklahoma, Monday, December 31