The Sacramento State Hornets will take on the Portland State Vikings in a Big Sky Conference matchup on Monday night.
The Hornets are 13-17 for the season and sit seventh in the conference standings. The Vikings are 12–17 for the season and hold the sixth spot in the conference standings. The Hornets defeated the Vikings by a score of 74-63 in their last meeting on December 31, 2022.
Sacramento State vs Portland State Betting Odds
|Sacramento State Hornets||+140||+3.5 (-110)||Over 143 (-110)|
|Portland State Vikings||-160||-3.5 (-110)||Under 143 (-110)|
Sacramento State vs Portland State Match Details
Fixture: Sacramento State Hornets at Portland State Vikings
Date and Time: Monday, February 27, 2023, at 10:00 PM ET
Venue: Stott Center, Portland, Oregon
Sacramento State vs Portland State Key Stats
On Saturday, the Montana Grizzlies and Sacramento State were evenly matched, but Montana was able to grab a late basket to claim a 74-72 victory. With the defeat, the Hornets are now 4-10 on the road and 6-11 in the league. At 109.1 points allowed per 100 possessions, the Hornets rank 249th in the country.
They score 65.8 points on average per game while surrendering 67.5 points. They are allowing opponents to shoot 45.4% against them, including 37.4% from three-point range, and they are giving up 67.1 points per game in the conference.
On Saturday, the Vikings were defeated 91-78 by Montana State. This club lost for the eighth time in their previous 12 games, dropping to 6-10 in the league. The Vikings have a home record of 6-6 and a recent 10-game ATS record of 3-7. Portland State has a strong offence, scoring 76.2 points per game on average.
They are only shooting 47.1% from the field this year, but they are allowing 75.2 points per game. The Vikings are ranked 232rd overall in terms of efficiency. 109.6 points are being surrendered for every 100 possessions.
Hornets vs Vikings Betting Prediction
The Vikings have a poor recent basketball record, going 1-4 in their previous five home games. While Sacramento State has lost seven straight away games, they haven’t been thoroughly beaten, particularly in their previous two losses, which totaled just six points. This matchup between two teams vying for higher seeds before the conference tournament starts should be close. Take the home team to cover the spread in this one.