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Loyola-Chicago Ramblers vs Drake Bulldogs NCAA College Hoops Odds

The Drake Bulldogs hope to be lousy hosts on Thursday as the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers pay a visit to Knapp Center on the college basketball betting odds menu.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Odds makers at sportsbooks such as Bovada had set the Drake Bulldogs as 6.5-point underdogs on the opening betting line for this contest. The betting line may have moved, check for updates at shops such as MyBookie.

Loyola-Chicago Ramblers vs Drake Bulldogs Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Supporters of the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers have watched them go 10-3 and 6-3 ATS on the college basketball season, while the Drake Bulldogs are at 2-10 and 2-7 ATS. In totals betting, the Drake Bulldogs are 6-3, while the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers have a 6-3 mark.

The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Drake Bulldogs rated this week at No. 231 and the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers sitting at No. 97.

Statistical Matchup

The game also pits Drake's No. 192-ranked offense, averaging 71.83 PPG, against a Ramblers defense that ranks No. 35 at 63.54 PPG. The Bulldogs field goal percentage has averaged 43% so far, less than the Ramblers marksmen have achieved on the year, 51.52% per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Loyola-Chicago suffered a 74-70 loss against Toledo on Tuesday, getting 22 points from Aundre Jackson in a losing effort at Savage Arena.

The Bulldogs blew out Mississippi Valley State on Thursday, running up a 20+ point victory in a 101-69 win at Knapp Center.

Betting Trends
  • Loyola-Chicago is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Loyola-Chicago's last 5 games
  • Loyola-Chicago is 10-5 ATS in its last 15 games on the road
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Loyola-Chicago's last 5 games on the road
  • Drake is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games
  • Drake is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home
  • Drake is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Loyola-Chicago
  • Drake is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing Loyola-Chicago

Next Betting Matchups

Loyola-Chicago home to Illinois State, Sunday, January 1st
Drake at Southern Illinois, Sunday, January 1st