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Tennessee Tech Golden EaglesMorehead State Eagles
Jan 28, 3:00 PM | Ellis Johnson Arena

Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles vs Morehead State Eagles Odds

13-8TEAM RECORD11-11

Morehead State looks to cover the Eagles-Golden Eagles pointspread on Saturday and improve its overall 11-11 mark when they host Tennessee Tech in college basketball action.

The Eagles sit at 11-11 (7-11 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Golden Eagles are currently 13-8 (11-4 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Morehead State is 6-12 OU, and Tennessee Tech is 8-7 OU.

View Tennessee Tech vs Morehead State Odds and Stats.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 252-rated Tennessee Tech taking on the No. 226-rated Eagles in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 71-68 win for the Golden Eagles on Saturday.

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How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Golden Eagles is ranked No. 236 in NCAA hoops at 33.7 per game. Contrast that with Morehead State’s No. 294 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Morehead State is the No. 94-ranked team in the country at 7.1 per game, while Tennessee Tech rates No. 247 at 5.3 per game.

Defensively, Tennessee Tech features the nation's No. 179-rated defense on the road, allowing 70.8 points per game. Morehead State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 219 nationally in scoring at home.

Tennessee Tech was an 82-65 winner in its last match on the road against Eastern Kentucky. They covered the 1.5-point spread as favorites. Tennessee Tech got 34 points from Kevin Murphy en route to an 82-65 victory over Eastern Kentucky on Thursday at Paul S. McBrayer Arena.

In their last action, Morehead State was a 75-69 winner on the road against Norfolk State. The Eagles grabbed a 75-69 win over the Spartans on Tuesday, behind an 18 -point effort from Ty Proffitt at Echols Hall.

Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing SIU Edwardsville are 2-1
After playing Eastern Kentucky are 4-6
After a win are 6-4

Morehead State Eagles Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing SIU Edwardsville are 1-1
After a win are 4-6

A few Golden Eagles at Eagles trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tennessee Tech's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tennessee Tech's last 7 games when playing on the road against Morehead State
Tennessee Tech is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Morehead State
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Morehead State's last 5 games at home
Morehead State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Tennessee Tech
Morehead State is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing Tennessee Tech
Morehead State is 21-4 SU in its last 25 games at home

Next up:
Tennessee Tech home to SIU Edwardsville, Monday, January 30
Morehead State at SIU Edwardsville, Thursday, February 2

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