Betting on today’s Bulldogs and Golden Hurricane game? Catch the action at Reynolds Center in Tulsa, OK, as the Golden Hurricane hosts this showdown at 8:00 ET on ESPN+. The over/under for this non-conference contest is set at 150.5 points, with the Golden Hurricane being the favored team playing at home against the Bulldogs.
SOUTH CAROLINA STATE BULLDOGS VS TULSA GOLDEN HURRICANE BETTING PICK
The Pick: South Carolina State Bulldogs +15.5
This game will be played at Reynolds Center at 8:00 ET on Monday, November 20th.
WHY BET THE SOUTH CAROLINA STATE BULLDOGS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-66 in favor of the Golden Hurricane.
- Even though we have Tulsa winning straight-up, we like South Carolina State at +15.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 150.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 142 points.
Will South Carolina State Come Through as Road Underdogs?
The South Carolina State Bulldogs enter their matchup against Tulsa with a 1-2 overall record. In their three most recent road games, including last year, the Bulldogs have yet to pick up a win, going 0-3. As of now, South Carolina State has a 1-2 record against the spread heading into today’s game. Over their last ten games, which includes the previous season, South Carolina State has gone 4-4-1 ATS.
Looking at their over/under performance through three games, South Carolina State has an over/under record of 2-1-0, with their games averaging 157.7 points per game on average. The Bulldogs have seen their last five games conclude with a collective average of 66 points per game and an over/under record of 2-2.
The Bulldogs’ offense finished with 72 points in their previous game, mirroring their current average of 69 points per contest. Omer Croskey was the leading scorer for the Bulldogs, putting up 15 points. In addition, Mitchel Taylor contributed 8 points.
The Bulldogs’ defense is presently ranked 168th nationally, allowing an average of 79.8 points per contest. In their previous game vs. Samford, the Bulldogs finished with a field goal percentage of 44% and a total of 89 points vs. South Carolina State.
Does Tulsa Have What it Takes at Home?
In their upcoming game against South Carolina State, the South Carolina State Bulldogs will enter with a perfect 3-0 record. So far, the Golden Hurricane have been the betting favorites in all of their games. As Tulsa prepares to face South Carolina State, they hold a 2-0 ATS record. Looking back at their previous ten games, which includes games from last season, Tulsa has gone 4-3-3 vs. the spread.
Tulsa’s games have, on average, featured 134.3 points per game leading to an over/under record of 1-2-0. Their average over/under line is currently 145.8 points so far. In the Golden Hurricane’s last five games, the combined scoring average stands at 67 points per game, accompanied by an over/under record of 1-4.
The Golden Hurricane’s offense wrapped up their last game with 72 points, aligning closely with their current season average of 75.7 points per contest. Currently leading the team in scoring is Cobe Williams who comes into today’s matchup averaging 16.7. PJ Haggerty also heads into the game with a PPG average of 15.7.
So far this season, the Tulsa defense has been performing well, ranking 19th in the country at 58.7 points allowed per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 6.0 threes per game vs. South Carolina State. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 24.1%.