Tulsa Golden Hurricane face Northern Kentucky Norse: NCAA basketball odds preview and stats
Tulsa Golden Hurricane vs Northern Kentucky Norse Odds
Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on Jenny Craig Pavilion Thursday as host Northern Kentucky looks to handle the Tulsa Golden Hurricane in NCAA hoops action.
This game is being played at a neutral-site court (Jenny Craig Pavilion).
Supporters of the Golden Hurricane have watched them go 1-0 and 0-0 ATS on the year, while the Norse are at 0-1 and 1-0 ATS. In totals betting, the Norse are 0-0, while the Golden Hurricane have a 0-0 mark.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Golden Hurricane rank No. 3 in NCAA Division 1 with 53 per game. That compares with Northern Kentucky’s No. 345 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Northern Kentucky is college basketball's No. 163-ranked team at 6 per game, while the Golden Hurricane rate No. 4 with 13 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Tulsa owns the country's No. 1-rated mark, allowing 0 points per game on the highway. Northern Kentucky, on the other hand, rates No. 275 in scoring at home.
Tulsa was a 110-54 winner in its last match at home against LSU-Shreveport. Tulsa cruised to victory on Sunday, running LSU-Shreveport out of the gym and running up a 110-54 score at Reynolds Center.
Northern Kentucky was a 65-61 loser in its last match on the road against San Diego. They covered the 14.5-point spread as underdogs. The Norse got 12 points from Eshaunte Jones, but it was San Diego that prevailed in a 65-61 final on Wednesday at Jenny Craig Pavilion.
Tulsa Golden Hurricane Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
After a win are 7-3
Tulsa at San Diego, Friday, November 16
Northern Kentucky at Siena, Saturday, November 17