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Longwood Lancers host Eastern Kentucky Colonels in college basketball action

Eastern Kentucky ColonelsLongwood Lancers
Jan 22, 2:00 PM | Willet Hall

Eastern Kentucky Colonels vs Longwood Lancers Odds

11-9TEAM RECORD7-12

The Lancers will be trying to slam the Eastern Kentucky Colonels on Sunday when the teams tip off at Willet Hall in college betting action.

The Colonels will try to spoil to the party on Sunday; they are 8-6 ATS against the number this season, while the Lancers are 0-0 ATS. Eastern Kentucky is 6-7 on the totals; Longwood is 0-0.

View Eastern Kentucky vs Longwood Odds and Stats.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Lancers rated this week at No. 308 and the Colonels sitting at No. 220. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 73-63 result in favor of the Colonels.

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How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Longwood's No. 56 nationally ranked offense (74.5 points per game) against a Colonels defense that sits as the No. 118 at 64.8 PPG. The Lancers have been averaging 43.4% from the field, more than the Colonels have managed so far this season (43.3% on average).

Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Eastern Kentucky owns the country's No. 69-rated mark, allowing 65.5 points per game on the highway. Longwood, on the other hand, rates No. 41 in scoring at home.

In their last action, Eastern Kentucky was an 86-78 winner at home against Tennessee-Martin. They failed to cover the 11-point spread as favorites. Jaron Jones scored 20 points leading the Colonels to an 86-78 victory over Tennessee-Martin at Paul S. McBrayer Arena on Thursday.

Longwood won its last outing, an 87-83 result against Fairleigh Dickinson on January 16. The Lancers grabbed an 87-83 win over the Knights on Monday, behind a 22-point effort from Jeremiah Bowman at Rothman Center.

Eastern Kentucky Colonels Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing Tennessee Tech are 8-2
After playing Tennessee-Martin are 5-5
After a win are 5-5

A few Colonels at Lancers trends to consider:
Eastern Kentucky is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road

Next up:
Eastern Kentucky home to Tennessee Tech, Thursday, January 26
Longwood at Florida Gulf Coast, Tuesday, January 24

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