Arkansas-Pine Bluff at Jackson State: 3/1/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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Jackson State Tigers (8-5) vs Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions (3-18)
Game Info: Monday, March 1, 2021 at 8:30 pm (Williams Center)
Betting Odds: Jackson State Tigers -8 -- Over/Under: 129 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Arkansas Pine Bluff Golden Lions and Jackson State Tigers face off on Monday in a college basketball showdown at the Williams Assembly Center.
The Jackson State Tigers come into this game with an 8-5 record overall and coming into this game they have won eight games in a row. Even with all the success, each of the last two games they have failed to cover the spread. Jackson State on the season is averaging 64.1 points per game while their defense is giving up 64.5 points per game. Jackson State is shooting 39 percent from the field and 33.2 percent from deep. Tristan Garrett has been the best player for Jackson State averaging 19.8 points while shooting 41 percent from the field.
On the other side of this matchup is the Arkansas Pine Bluff Golden Lions who sit with a 3-19 record overall and they have lost ten games in a row. In the last game against Texas Southern, the defense gave up 79 points and that led to the defeat. Arkansas Pine Bluff is averaging 61.2 points while their defense is giving up 78.4 points per game. Shaun Doss Jr has been the best player for the Golden Lions averaging 16.4 points while shooting 38 percent from the field and 28.3 percent from behind the three point line.Only two different players for the Golden Lions are averaging at least 10 points per game.
The under is 20-7 in Jackson State’s last 27 games played on Monday.
Jackson State is playing some really good basketball right now and they are going to find success again in this game. Look for Jackson State to have defensive success and that will lead to the Tigers coming away with a cover of the spread.