Central Arkansas vs Sam Houston State: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – January 9, 2021

Posted By Staff on January 9, 2021

The Sam Houston State Bearkats (3-5) are slight underdogs (by 1.5 points) to break a four-game road losing streak when they visit the Central Arkansas Sugar Bears (1-7) on Saturday, January 9, 2021 at 5:00 PM ET. The matchup has an over/under set at 155 points.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of January 9, 2021, 2:16 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Central Arkansas Betting Information

  • The Sugar Bears are an even 3-3 against the spread this season.
  • The Sugar Bears and their opponents have gone over the set over/under in 3 of 6 games this season (50%).

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Central Arkansas Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Rylan Bergersen 9 16.7 4.1 3.9 1.6 0.1 1.4
Deandre Jones 9 11.7 3.3 4.1 1.6 0.1 2.3
Eddy Kayouloud 10 9.2 4.9 2.7 0.7 0.3 0.7
Khaleem Bennett 9 8.9 3.3 0.6 0.7 0.1 0.0
Jared Chatham 10 7.0 4.9 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.2
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Sam Houston State Betting Information

  • Over the course of this season, the Bearkats have come up with an even record of 3-3 ATS.
  • When playing as at least a 1.5-point underdog, the Bearkats tend to outperform with a 1-0 record against the spread.
  • Sam Houston State and its opponents have regularly not covered the over/under this season, only claiming the over in 33.3% (2) of their six games played.
  • In the Bearkats most recent game on Saturday, Zach Nutall scored a team-high 24 points on the way to an 82-69 victory against Rice. They were favored by 1.5 points and covered the spread, and the teams combined to score 151 points to fall short of the 152 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Sam Houston State Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Zach Nutall 13 18.9 5.0 2.1 1.0 0.2 2.0
Demarkus Lampley 13 13.5 3.8 0.8 1.0 0.1 2.8
Tristan Ikpe 13 8.4 5.3 1.1 1.2 0.9 0.0
Jarren Cook 13 8.1 1.6 1.2 0.5 0.1 2.1
Bryce Monroe 13 7.4 1.2 2.8 0.6 0.0 0.8

Total Facts

  • In Central Arkansas’ matchups this season, the Sugar Bears and their opponents have exceeded Saturday’s over/under of 155 points two times (25% of opportunities).
  • In 37.5% of Sam Houston State’s games this season (3 of 8), the total points scored was higher than Saturday’s 155-point over/under.
  • The over/under for the contest of 155 is 7.8 points more than the combined points per game averages for the Sugar Bears (69.8 points per game) and the Bearkats (77.4 points per game).
  • This matchup’s over/under is 1.5 fewer points than the 153.5 these two teams combine to allow per game in 2020-21.
  • The Sugar Bears have seen a 148.4 average over/under in their games this season, 6.6 points fewer than the over/under in this contest.
  • The over/under for this contest is 2.8 points more than the average over/under in Bearkats games this season (152.2 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/15/2020 N/A Sam Houston State N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 82-67 SAMHOU
1/11/2020 N/A Central Arkansas N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 89-82 C ARK
3/6/2019 N/A Sam Houston State N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 91-87 C ARK
1/9/2019 N/A Central Arkansas N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 78-69 SAMHOU

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