The Houston Christian Huskies (0-3) travel to face off against the Oklahoma State Cowboys (2-2) on Friday, November 24th. This game will be played at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater and televised on ESPN+. Oklahoma State is coming off a win in their previous game, while Houston Christian is looking to get back on track from a loss to the UTSA. Tip-off is set for 8:00 ET.
Houston Christian Huskies vs Oklahoma State Cowboys
The Houston Christian Huskies Look To Bounce Back From A Loss
Houston Christian, who has played four games this season, comes into this game with an 0-3 record. In their last ten road games, including those from last year, Houston Christian has gone 2-8. As Houston Christian enters today’s game, their ATS record stands at 0-3. When we consider the team’s previous three games, including those from last season, they have a 2-1 ATS record and an average scoring differential of -19.
Looking at their over/under performance through three games, Houston Christian has an over/under record of 2-1-0, with their games averaging 168.7 points per game on average. The Huskies’ last five games have finished with a combined 71 points per game and an over/under record of 2-2-1.
The Oklahoma State Cowboys Are Coming Off A Win
Oklahoma State enters their 5th game of the season with a 2-2 record. In their last five home games, including those from last year, Oklahoma State has a 1-4 record. As Oklahoma State enters today’s game, their ATS record stands at 2-2. In home games this season, Oklahoma State is 2-1 vs. the spread, while they have gone 3-7 in their last ten games at home.
Oklahoma State’s games have, on average, featured 143 points per game leading to an over/under record of 2-2-0. Their average over/under line is currently 139.4 points so far. The Cowboys’ last five games have culminated with an average of 72 points per game and an over/under record of 3-2.
Houston Christian Offense Breakdown
The Houston Christian offense is coming off a game where they scored 87 points against UTSA. They posted a field goal percentage of 44.1% and connected on 3 threes. Marcus Greene led the team in scoring, putting up 23 points. Additionally, Jay Alvarez contributed 19 points for the Huskies.
|Marcus Greene (G)
|Michael Imariagbe (F)
|Pierce Bazil (G)
Oklahoma State Offense Breakdown
Oklahoma State is coming off a good offensive performance, putting up 96 points vs. New Orleans. This figure is more than their season average of 73.6 points per game. Javon Small is the current leading scorer for the team, with an average of 16 as they approach today’s matchup. In addition, John-Michael Wright brings a PPG average of 10.4 into the game.
|Javon Small (G)
|John-Michael Wright (G)
|Eric Dailey Jr. (F)
Houston Christian Team Defense
The Huskies’ defense is presently ranked 222nd nationally, allowing an average of 94.0 points per contest. Houston Christian’s three-point defense is currently 95th in the country at 11.0 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 47.9% of their shots vs. Houston Christian.
Oklahoma State Team Defense
This season, the Oklahoma State defense has been impressive, holding the 75th position in the country while permitting an average of 66.8 points per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 6.6 threes per game vs. Houston Christian. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 30.7%.
Huskies vs Cowboys Trends
- In their last ten games away from home, the Huskies have a straight up record of 2-8 while going 5-5 vs. the spread. The team averaged 71 points per game in this stretch.
- In their last five games at home, the Cowboys have a straight up record of 1-4 while going 1-4 vs the spread. The team’s offense averaged 64 points per game in these contests.
- In their last ten games as the betting underdog, the Huskies have a straight up record of 1-9 and an ATS mark of 5-5.
- Going back to their previous ten games as the favorite, Oklahoma State has an ATS mark of 2-7-1 while going 5-5 straight up.
For a point-spread wager in this Cowboys vs. Cowboys game, we suggest taking the Cowboys at -27.5. Even though our predictions have the Cowboys winning 77-67, we see the Huskies as the better choice on the point-spread.
Regarding the over/under, the current line is set at 149.5, and our model predicts the Huskies and Cowboys to score a combined 144 points. We recommend betting on the under.
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