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Big Sky Tournament - Sacramento State Hornets vs Sioux College Hoops Game Preview

Sacramento State HornetsNorth Dakota Sioux
14-15March 13, 2014, 04:05 | Dee Events Center15-15

The North Dakota Sioux will hit the floor running against the visiting Sacramento State Hornets Thursday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.

North Dakota will face the 14-15 Hornets, who own a 15-10-1 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Sioux are 15-13 on the OU so far this season while the Hornets are 12-12-1.View Sacramento State Hornets vs North Dakota Sioux Odds and Stats.

If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Hornets were listed as 4.5-point underdogs earlier in the day at Bovada.

The Sioux sit at No. 63 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Hornets sit at No. 54 on the same chart.

Last time out for North Dakota, they were a 77-71 loser as they battled Southern Utah on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 9.5-point favorite. North Dakota suffered a 77-71 loss against Southern Utah on Thursday, getting 18 points from Jamal Webb in a losing effort at Centrum Arena.

How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and North Dakota has the nation's No. 67-rated offensive output, at 74.2 PPG. The visiting Hornets defense ranks No. 117 allowing on average 68.97 PPG. The Sioux FG% has averaged 45.92% so far, less than the Hornets marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.98% per game.

A few Hornets at Sioux trends to consider:
Sacramento State is 9-3-1 ATS in its last 13 games
Sacramento State is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games
North Dakota is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games
North Dakota is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games