Texas State Bobcats host Seattle Redhawks in college basketball action
Seattle Redhawks vs Texas State Bobcats Odds
Strahan Coliseum will host Texas State Bobcats vs. Seattle Redhawks action on Thursday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
Texas State battles the Redhawks, currently sitting with a 7-18 mark (12-10 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 11-9-1 for the Bobcats and 8-12 for the Redhawks.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Bobcats - Redhawks odds would favor the Redhawks if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Texas State is rated No. 293 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Seattle is at No. 147. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 67-64 win for the Redhawks.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Redhawks is ranked No. 8 in NCAA hoops at 40.6 per game. Contrast that with Texas State’s No. 189 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Texas State is the No. 116-ranked team in the country at 6.7 per game, while Seattle rates No. 180 at 6 per game.
Defensively, Seattle features the nation's No. 168-rated defense on the road, allowing 69.4 points per game. Texas State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 176 nationally in scoring at home.
Seattle was a 65-63 loser in its last match at home against Texas-Arlington. They failed to cover the 1-point spread as underdogs. Seattle suffered a 65-63 loss against Texas-Arlington on Saturday, getting 18 points from Jarell Flora in a losing effort at KeyArena.
Texas State was a 74-61 winner in its last match on the road against Lamar. They covered the 5-point spread as favorites. Joel Wright scored 27 points for Texas State on Saturday, leading the Bobcats to a 74-61 win over Lamar at Montagne Center.
Seattle Redhawks Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 1-4
Before playing Texas-San Antonio are 0-1
After playing Texas-Arlington are 0-1
After a loss are 2-8
Texas State Bobcats Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing Idaho are 1-0
After playing Lamar are 3-7
After a win are 5-5
A few Redhawks at Bobcats trends to consider:
Seattle is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Texas State's last 10 games
Texas State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Texas State is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Texas State is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Seattle at Texas-San Antonio, Saturday, March 2
Texas State home to Idaho, Saturday, March 2