Betting on today’s Bengals and Bulldogs game? Catch the action at Pope Convocation Center in Buies Creek, NC, as the Bulldogs hosts this showdown at 4:00 ET on FloH. The over/under for this non-conference contest is set at 135 points, with the Bulldogs being the favored team playing at home against the Bengals.
IDAHO STATE BENGALS VS CITADEL BULLDOGS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Citadel Bulldogs -1.5
This game will be played at Pope Convocation Center at 4:00 ET on Monday, November 20th.
WHY BET THE CITADEL BULLDOGS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 73-70 in favor of the Bulldogs.
- Not only will Citadel pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -1.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 135 points, and we like the over with a projected 143 points.
Do the Bengals Have What it Takes on the Road?
Today, the Idaho State basketball team will play against Citadel with a record of 0-2. Over their last three games, which includes last year, Idaho State has gone 0-3 on the road. As of now, Idaho State has a 0-2 record against the spread heading into today’s game. Looking back at their previous ten games, including those from last season, Idaho State has gone 3-5 vs. the spread.
After two games, Idaho State has an over/under record of 1-1-0, with their games averaging a combined 124 points per game so far. The Bengals’ last five games have finished with a combined 71 points per game and an over/under record of 2-1.
In their most recent game, the Idaho State offense put up just 55 points vs. the Iowa State Cyclones. Overall, they are now averaging 71.2 points per game which is 259th in the country. The team’s top scorer is Miguel Tomley, who comes into today’s matchup with an average of 12.8, while Maleek Arington also maintains a PPG average of 10.8 leading up to the game.
Coming into today’s game, the Idaho State defense is giving up an average of 56.8 points per contest. The Idaho State defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 86 points and allowed Iowa State to connect on 4 threes.
Will the Bulldogs Win at Home?
The Bulldogs are 0-3 so far this season, including a 71-64 loss to Presbyterian. In all three of their games, the Bulldogs have been the favored team. Heading into their game against Idaho State, Citadel has a current ATS record of 0-3. When looking at their performance over the past ten games, including games from last season, Citadel has gone 3-6 vs. the spread.
Citadel’s games have, on average, featured 137.3 points per game leading to an over/under record of 1-2-0. Their average over/under line is currently 139.8 points so far. Over the course of the last five games, the Bulldogs’ games have averaged 68 points per game, along with an over/under record of 2-2.
Coming off their recent game, the Citadel offense tallied 64 points in a matchup against Presbyterian. Their field goal percentage for the game was 31%, and they made 4 threes. On the offensive front, the Bulldogs have a season-long field goal percentage of 40%, ranking 330th nationally. When it comes to three-point shooting, they are ranked 359th in terms of percentage and 271st in three-pointers made.
The Bulldogs’ defense is presently ranked 87th nationally, allowing an average of 69.2 points per contest. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Citadel’s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 45.6% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 32.1% this season.