College basketball point spread favors Dragons in battle with Redbirds
|Drexel Dragons||Illinois State Redbirds|
|0-1||November 12, 2013, 08:05 | Redbird Arena||0-1|
Redbird Arena features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Illinois State Redbirds and the visiting Drexel Dragons in college hoops action on Tuesday.
Illinois State will face the 0-1 Dragons, who own a 1-0 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Redbirds are 0-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Dragons are 0-1 favoring the OVER.
View Drexel Dragons vs Illinois State Redbirds Odds and Stats.
The Redbirds were listed as 6-point underdogs at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark earlier in the day. It opened first at BetOnline, where the total was expected shortly.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Redbirds rated this week at No. 219 and the Dragons sitting at No. 60.
In their last action, Drexel was a 72-67 loser on the road against UCLA. They covered the 7.5-point spread as underdogs. Drexel got 20 points from Frantz Massenat but lost anyway, 72-67, to UCLA on Friday at Pauley Pavilion.
Illinois State lost its last outing, a 96-58 result against Virginia Commonwealth on November 8. They failed to cover in that game as a 21-point underdog. The Redbirds were hammered by Virginia Commonwealth on Friday, losing by a 96-58 final at Siegel Center in college basketball betting action.
A few Dragons at Redbirds trends to consider:
Drexel is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Drexel is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Drexel is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Drexel is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Illinois State is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games
Illinois State is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
Illinois State is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games at home
Illinois State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Drexel at Elon, Monday, November 18th
Illinois State at Northwestern, Sunday, November 17th