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Arkansas favored by 12.5 against Eastern Kentucky on Tuesday

Eastern Kentucky ColonelsArkansas Razorbacks
Dec 20, 8:00 PM | Bud Walton Arena

Eastern Kentucky Colonels vs Arkansas Razorbacks Odds

7-5TEAM RECORD6-3

A key college battle sees the visiting Colonels travelling to Arkansas Tuesday to take on the Razorbacks on Tuesday.

This season, the Razorbacks are 6-3 overall and 0-3 ATS ATS, while the Colonels are 7-5 and 4-2 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Arkansas boasts a 1-2 on the OU, and Eastern Kentucky is 2-3.

View Eastern Kentucky vs Arkansas Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The Colonels are listed as 12.5-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 96-rated Razorbacks and the No. 237-ranked Colonels, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 78-71 result in favor of the Razorbacks.

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How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Colonels is ranked No. 341 in NCAA hoops at 28.8 per game. Contrast that with Arkansas’s No. 86 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Arkansas is the No. 118-ranked team in the country at 6.8 per game, while Eastern Kentucky rates No. 86 at 7.2 per game.

Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Eastern Kentucky owns the country's No. 59-rated mark, allowing 62.8 points per game on the highway. Arkansas, on the other hand, rates No. 60 in scoring at home.

Eastern Kentucky won its last outing, a 59-53 result against Jacksonville State on December 17. They covered in that game as a 2.5-point underdog. Eastern Kentucky earned a 59-53 victory over Jacksonville State on Saturday, getting 17 points from Joshua Jones at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

Arkansas was a 62-55 winner in their most recent outing at home against Southeastern Louisiana. Arkansas got 10 points from Rashad Madden en route to a 62-55 victory over Southeastern Louisiana on Saturday at Bud Walton Arena.

Eastern Kentucky Colonels Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Austin Peay are 5-5
After playing Jacksonville State are 5-5
After a win are 6-4

Arkansas Razorbacks Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Louisiana Tech are 2-1
After playing Southeastern Louisiana are 2-0
After a win are 5-5

A few Colonels at Razorbacks trends to consider:
Arkansas is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
Arkansas is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games

Next up:
Eastern Kentucky home to Austin Peay, Thursday, December 29
Arkansas home to Louisiana Tech, Thursday, December 22

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