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Dec 28, 9:00 PM | American Airlines Center

Mississippi State Bulldogs vs Baylor Bears Odds

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The visiting Bulldogs hope to send their backers to the pay window on Wednesday as they look to cover the spread at American Airlines Center against the Baylor Bears.

This matchup is a neutral-site affair being played at American Airlines Center.

The Bears bring a 12-0 record (4-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 12-1 Bulldogs, who are 8-4 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Baylor go 3-2 so far and the Bulldogs go 7-5.

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Betting Line:
Sportsbooks had set the Bears as 7.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 41-rated Mississippi State taking on the No. 6-rated Bears in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 90-83 win for the Bears on Wednesday.

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How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Baylor has the nation's No. 21-rated offensive output, at 79.6 PPG. The visiting Bulldogs defense ranks No. 104 allowing on average 63.7 PPG. The Bears FG% has averaged 50.2% so far, more than the Bulldogs marksmen have achieved on the year, 47.8% per game.

Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Mississippi State owns the country's No. 82-rated mark, allowing 66 points per game on the highway. Baylor, on the other hand, rates No. 59 in scoring at home.

Last time out for Mississippi State, they were an 82-67 winner as they battled Northwestern State at home. Mississippi State got 24 points and 14 rebounds from Arnett Moultrie en route to an 82-67 victory over Northwestern State on Thursday at Mississippi Coliseum.

Baylor was an 83-81 winner in their most recent outing on the road against West Virginia. They failed to cover the 6–point spread as favorites. Baylor earned an 83-81 victory over West Virginia on Friday, getting 23 points from Pierre Jackson at Orleans Arena.

Mississippi State Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
After playing Northwestern State are 3-1
After a win are 10-0

Baylor Bears Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Texas A&M are 5-5
After a win are 10-0

A few Bulldogs at Bears trends to consider:
Baylor is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games

Next up:
Mississippi State home to Utah State, Saturday, December 31
Baylor home to Texas A&M, Monday, January 2

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