Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Roos versus the Golden Eagles? Tip off is at at 3:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on Summ. The game will be played at Mabee Center in Tulsa, OK. This Summit conference matchup has an over/under of 142.5 points, and Oral Roberts is favored to win by -2.5 at home vs. Kansas City.

KANSAS CITY ROOS VS ORAL ROBERTS GOLDEN EAGLES BETTING PICK

The Pick: Oral Roberts Golden Eagles -2.5

This game will be played at Mabee Center at 3:00 ET on Sunday, March 3rd.

WHY BET THE ORAL ROBERTS GOLDEN EAGLES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 77-69 in favor of the Golden Eagles.
  • Not only will Oral Roberts pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -2.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 142.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 146 points.

Will Kansas City Secure A Victory as Road Underdogs?

After starting the season with a 6-10 road record, Kansas City has won four straight games on the road. Overall, the Roos are 15-15 this season.

In the team’s last game, they defeated Denver by a score of 84-69. Over the last 10 games, the Roos have gone 4-6.

As the underdog this season, Kansas City has an ATS record of 11-9. Their overall ATS record is 16-12. On the road, the Roos are 9-7 vs. the spread this year and they have gone 3-0 in their last three road games. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, Kansas City has an ATS mark of 7-3.

This season, the over/under record for Kansas City games is 13-12-3. So far, 14 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line of 142.5. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 144 points.

Kansas City’s offense is coming off a strong performance vs. Denver, finishing the game with a total of 84 points. Their season average is now 72.3 points per game. Jamar Brown led the team in scoring, putting up 19 points. Additionally, Allen Mukeba Jr. contributed 15 points for the Roos.

The Roos’ defense is presently ranked 115th nationally, allowing an average of 70.1 points per contest. Kansas City will look once again to perform well on defense, holding Denver to just 40% shooting in their most recent game.

Will the Oral Roberts Defense Show Up at Home?

Oral Roberts is 11-17 overall and 5-11 in Summit League games. They have lost seven straight games, including a 77-76 loss to South Dakota in their most recent game. At home, the Golden Eagles are 6-4 this season and have gone 6-4 in their last 10 games.

For the year, Oral Roberts has been the favorite in 12 games and has gone 5-7 in those matchups. They are favored by 2.5 points today, and they have gone 3-2 in their last five home games.

Oral Roberts has an ATS record of 11-15 this season and they are 4-8 vs. the spread when favored. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Golden Eagles have gone 4-6 ATS.

Oral Roberts’ over/under record for the season sits at 12-14, and today’s line of 142.5 is lower than the average over/under line in their games this year (150.3). Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 145 points, which is higher than today’s over/under line.

In their latest game, Oral Roberts offense put up 76 points against South Dakota. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 49.2% and made 7 threes. Offensively, the Golden Eagles hold a season-long field goal percentage of 44%, placing them 213rd in the national rankings. When it comes to three-pointers, they are ranked 80th in terms of percentage and 42nd in three-pointers made.

Coming into the game, Oral Roberts will be looking to improve their defense, as they are currently giving up 75.8 points per game (267th). In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Oral Roberts’ defense has allowed opponents to shoot 39.7% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 31.9% this season.