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NCAA Basketball Odds: Southern Illinois Salukis vs Loyola of Chicago Ramblers

A key college basketball betting odds battle sees the away Southern Illinois Salukis taking on the Loyola of Chicago Ramblers Wednesday.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Odds makers at sportsbooks such as Bovada had set the Loyola of Chicago Ramblers as 1-point underdogs on the opening betting line for this contest. The betting line may have moved, check for updates at shops such as MyBookie.

Southern Illinois Salukis vs Loyola of Chicago Ramblers Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Loyola of Chicago Ramblers bring a 6-5 record (3-7 ATS) to this tilt against the 11-2 Salukis, who are 6-5 ATS. Those OVER/UNDER betting have witnessed Loyola of Chicago go 3-7 so far and the Southern Illinois Salukis go 6-5.

The Ramblers - Salukis odds would favor the Salukis if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Loyola of Chicago is rated No. 250 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Southern Illinois is at No. 67.

Statistical Matchup

Rebounding is always a key handicapping betting consideration and Southern Illinois is ranked No. 201 in NCAA basketball at 35.46 per game. Contrast that with Loyola of Chicago's No. 248 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Loyola of Chicago is the No. 158-ranked team in the country at 6.58 per game, while Southern Illinois rates No. 122 at 7.08 per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Salukis got 19 points from Anthony Beane, Jr. as Southern Illinois ran past Saint Louis 65-52 on Monday at Chaifetz Arena.

Loyola of Chicago got 21 points from Montel James en route to a 72-67 victory over Western Illinois on Monday at Joseph J. Gentile Center.

Betting Trends
  • Southern Illinois is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
  • Southern Illinois is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
  • Southern Illinois is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
  • Loyola of Chicago is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games
  • Loyola of Chicago is 15-6 SU in its last 21 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Loyola of Chicago's last 10 games
  • Loyola of Chicago is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Southern Illinois home to Northern Iowa, Saturday, January 2nd
Loyola of Chicago at Indiana State, Saturday, January 2nd