Texas Southern Tigers vs Prairie View A&M Panthers Preview
Prairie View A&M Panthers vs Texas Southern Tigers Odds
The Texas Southern Tigers host Prairie View A&M on Sunday, looking to build on their 2-13 mark against the 5-10 Panthers in college hoops action at Health and PE Arena.
The Tigers bring a 2-13 record (0-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 5-10 Panthers, who are 0-0 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Texas Southern go 0-0 so far and the Panthers go 0-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 310-ranked Tigers and the No. 41-rated Panthers in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 66-58 win for the Panthers on Sunday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Texas Southern has the nation's No. 276-rated offensive output, at 63.1 PPG. The visiting Panthers defense ranks No. 210 allowing on average 68 PPG. The Tigers FG% has averaged 38.6% so far, less than the Panthers marksmen have achieved on the year, 41.4% per game.
Defensively, Prairie View A&M features the nation's No. 179-rated defense on the road, allowing 70.8 points per game. Texas Southern, meanwhile, comes in at No. 247 nationally in scoring at home.
Prairie View A&M was a 50-45 loser in its last match on the road against Southern. The Panthers endured a 50-45 loss at the hands of the Jaguars on Friday, despite a 12-point effort from Jourdan DeMuynck at Clark Center.
Texas Southern was a 57-48 winner in its last match on the road against Alcorn State. Texas Southern earned a 57-48 victory over Alcorn State on Friday, getting 15 points from Raymond Penn at Whitney Complex.
Prairie View A&M home to Grambling State, Saturday, January 12
Texas Southern home to Jackson State, Saturday, January 12