The New Orleans Privateers (0-1) travel to face off against the Oklahoma State Cowboys (1-2) on Monday, November 20th. This game will be played at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater and televised on ESPN+. Both New Orleans and Oklahoma State will be looking to bounce back from losses in their previous games. Tip-off is scheduled for 8:00 ET.
New Orleans Privateers vs Oklahoma State Cowboys
The New Orleans Privateers Look To Bounce Back From A Loss
As New Orleans heads into their second game, they will face Oklahoma State with a 0-1 record. In the last three games where New Orleans was the underdog, their record was 1-2. As of now, New Orleans has a 0-1 record against the spread heading into today’s game. Looking back at their last ten games, including those from the previous season, New Orleans has an impressive ATS record of 7-1.
New Orleans’ comes in with an over/under record of 0-1-0 after their first game, having previously recorded an over/under record of 18-10-2 last season. In the Privateers’ last five games, the combined scoring average stands at 85 points per game, accompanied by an over/under record of 1-2.
The Oklahoma State Cowboys Look To Bounce Back From A Loss
Oklahoma State has a 1-2 overall record after their first three games. In their last three home games, including one from last year, Oklahoma State has a 1-2 record. Heading into their game against New Orleans, Oklahoma State holds a 1-2 ATS record. In home games this season, Oklahoma State is 1-1 vs. the spread, and in their last ten home games, they are 3-7.
In three games, Oklahoma State comes in with an over/under mark of 1-2-0, with their games averaging 136 points per game. In the Cowboys’ last five games, the combined scoring average stands at 67 points per game, accompanied by an over/under record of 2-3.
New Orleans Offense Breakdown
In contrast to their season average of 92 points per game, the New Orleans had a below average performance. They scored 70 points against Loyola Chicago and had a field goal percentage of 34.8%. Coming into the game, the Privateers offense has strugled with their outside shot this season, hitting threes at a rate of just 30%. On average, they get up 21 three-point attempts per game and are averaging 21 made free-throws.
|Jordan Johnson (G)||23.3||3||5.3|
|Jah Short (G)||9.7||6||1.3|
|Jamond Vincent (G)||8.3||7||2.7|
Oklahoma State Offense Breakdown
The Oklahoma State offense is coming off a game in which they scored 64 points vs. St. Bonaventure. Overall their field goal percentage was 44.2% while connecting on 7 threes. In terms of offense, the Cowboys have a season-long field goal percentage of 42%, putting them 296th in the NCAA. Regarding three-pointers, they are ranked 271st in percentage and 108th in three-pointers made.
|Javon Small (G)||16.0||6.7||4.7|
|Bryce Thompson (G)||14.3||1.7||2.0|
|John-Michael Wright (G)||10.2||1.5||2.0|
New Orleans Team Defense
At present, the Privateers’ defense is nationally ranked 100th, allowing 70.7 points per game. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, New Orleans’ defense has allowed opponents to shoot 32.3% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 10.0% this season.
Oklahoma State Team Defense
At present, the Cowboys’ defense is nationally ranked 69th, allowing 66.5 points per game. On average, opposing teams are hitting 7.2 threes per game vs. New Orleans. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 32.5%.
Privateers vs Cowboys Trends
- New Orleans has a 1-2 record in their last three road games. In this stretch, they averaged 74 points per game while allowing 75. The team also performed well vs the spread at 3-0.
- Through their last five home games, Oklahoma State has an ATS record of just 1-4. However, their overall record was 1-4 while averaging 64 points per game.
- Going back to their last ten games as the underdog, the Privateers have a straight up record of 4-6. But, their mark vs the spread was just 7-3.
- Going back to their last five games as the favorite, the Cowboys have a straight up record of 1-4. But, their mark vs the spread was just 1-4.
For a pick on the point-spread in this Cowboys vs. Privateers matchup, our bet is to grab the Privateers at +13.5. Even though our projections have the Cowboys winning 77-67, we see the Privateers as the play on the point-spread.
As for the total, the line is currently sitting at 145 and our model has the Privateers and Cowboys finishing with a combined 144 points. Our pick is to take the under.
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