South Dakota State Jackrabbits vs. Oral Roberts Golden Eagles - 2/27/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Oral Roberts Golden Eagles (14-15) at South Dakota State Jackrabbits (22-7)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 5:30 pm (Frost Arena)
The Line: South Dakota State Jackrabbits -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Oral Roberts Golden Eagles will travel to play the South Dakota State Jackrabbits in a Summit League game on Saturday.
The South Dakota State Jackrabbits are 22-7 (11-4) and are coming off of a win against North Dakota State by a score of 71-59. South Dakota State has won 2 games in a row and is currently 2nd in the Summit League standings. South Dakota State defeated Oral Roberts by a score of 86-74 in these two teams first meeting of the season. South Dakota State is averaging 77.6 points per game while giving up 68.6 points per game. South Dakota State is also averaging 38.3 rebounds per game and 11.4 assists per game. George Marshall is averaging 16.1 points per game and 3.6 rebounds per game for South Dakota State. Deondre Parks is averaging 15.3 points per game and 4.8 rebounds per game for the Jackrabbits. South Dakota State is shooting 72.9% on free throws, 36.5% on three-pointers, and 45.5% on all field goal attempts.
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The Oral Roberts Golden Eagles are 14-15 (6-9) and are coming off of a loss to Omaha by a score of 102-98. Oral Roberts has won 3 of their last 4 games and is currently tied for 6th in the Summit standings. Oral Roberts is averaging 76.6 points per game while giving up 77.2 points per game. Oral Roberts is also averaging 36 rebounds per game and 12.2 assists per game. Obi Emegano is averaging 23.4 points per game while giving up 5.1 rebounds per game for Oral Roberts. Albert Owens is averaging 10.5 points per game and 5.2 rebounds per game for the Golden Eagles. Oral Roberts is shooting 75.3% on free throws, 37.4% on three-pointers, and 45.7% on all field goal attempts.
Oral Roberts is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 road games. Oral Roberts is 6-13 ATS in their last 19 games. The under is 6-2 in the last 8 games for Oral Roberts. South Dakota State is 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games. South Dakota State is 4-9 ATS in their last 13 games following a win. The under is 5-2 in South Dakota State’s last 7 Saturday games. The favorite is 5-1 ATS in these two teams last 6 meetings.
South Dakota State is one of the best teams in the Summit League and will be at home for this game. South Dakota State is the better defensive team and has the rebounding advantage in this matchup. I like South Dakota State here.