College baskeball point spread favors Redhawks in battle with Skyhawks
SE Missouri State Redhawks vs Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks Odds
A key college battle sees the visiting SE Missouri State Redhawks travelling to Tennessee-Martin Saturday to take on the Skyhawks.
Supporters of the Redhawks have watched them go 13-13 and 6-13 ATS on the year, while the Skyhawks are at 7-17 and 9-10 ATS. In totals betting, the Skyhawks are 6-8-1, while the Redhawks have a 9-5 mark.
The visitors opened as 3-point favorites in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including . The total was set to open a bit later (check out GTbets.eu for the latest situation(.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Skyhawks, most recently No. 286 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Redhawks, who rate No. 121 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 72-62 victory for the Redhawks.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Tennessee-Martin has the nation's No. 211-rated offensive output, at 66 PPG. The visiting Redhawks defense ranks No. 270 allowing on average 70.5 PPG. The Skyhawks FG% has averaged 39.7% so far, less than the Redhawks marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.9% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, SE Missouri State owns the country's No. 235-rated mark, allowing 72.2 points per game on the highway. Tennessee-Martin, on the other hand, rates No. 155 in scoring at home.
SE Missouri State was a 77-64 winner in their most recent outing at home against Eastern Illinois. They covered the 4.5-point spread as favorites. Marland Smith scored 29 points for SE Missouri State on Saturday, leading the Redhawks to a 77-64 win over Eastern Illinois at Show Me Center.
Tennessee-Martin was a 77-68 winner in their most recent outing at home against SIU Edwardsville. They covered the 1-point spread as underdogs. Myles Taylor scored 23 points leading the Skyhawks to a 77-68 victory over SIU Edwardsville at Skyhawk Arena on Saturday.
SE Missouri State Redhawks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Jacksonville State are 3-7
After playing Eastern Illinois are 1-9
After a win are 6-4
Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Tennessee Tech are 6-4
After playing SIU Edwardsville are 1-3
After a win are 1-9
A few Redhawks at Skyhawks trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of SE Missouri State's last 5 games when playing on the road against Tennessee-Martin
SE Missouri State is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Tennessee-Martin
SE Missouri State is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
SE Missouri State is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tennessee-Martin's last 5 games when playing at home against SE Missouri State
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tennessee-Martin's last 6 games when playing SE Missouri State
Tennessee-Martin is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against SE Missouri State
Tennessee-Martin is 7-18 SU in its last 25 games at home
SE Missouri State at Jacksonville State, Wednesday, February 20
Tennessee-Martin at Tennessee Tech, Thursday, February 21