The Oregon State Beavers (7-1) welcome the UAPB Golden Lions (1-7) to Gill Coliseum. The Beavers look to continue their five-game winning streak. The game will air on Pac-12 Network at 6 p.m. ET on Saturday, December 14, 2019.
UAPB Golden Lions vs. Oregon State Beavers ATS Odds
In their last contest, the Beavers were victorious over the Portland State Vikings, 81-76, while the Golden Lions were beaten by the UTEP Miners, 59-50.
The Beavers had a solid free throw rate of 0.278 (above their season average of 0.252) and had an effective field goal percentage of 0.611 (above their season average of 0.553). UAPB, on the other hand, had an effective field goal percentage of 0.500 (above their season average of 0.421). Tres Tinkle had a solid outing for Oregon State with 26 points, nine rebounds and seven assists. Meanwhile, Marquell Carter had a good outing for UAPB, contributing 21 points and seven rebounds.
The productive offense of Oregon State will face off against the porous defense of UAPB. Dating back to the 2018-19 season, the Beavers rank 47th in offensive efficiency, while the Golden Lions are 281st in defensive efficiency. The Beavers figure to have the edge on that end of the court.
UAPB Golden Lions vs. Oregon State Beavers Pick
Basketball Prediction: SU Winner – Oregon State, ATS Winner – Oregon State, O/U – Under
Betting Notes (2018-Present):
- Oregon State ranks 41st in assists per game (15.4) while UAPB ranks 218th (11.0).
- The Beavers average 6.0 steals per game, which ranks 143rd in the country. The Golden Lions rank 194th in steals allowed per game (8.0).
- The Beavers rank 13th in blocks per game (5.5) while the Golden Lions rank 108th (3.3).
- UAPB ranks 23rd in three pointers allowed per game (18.4) while Oregon State ranks 110th (21.6).