Miss Valley State Delta Devils vs Alcorn State Braves Preview
Alcorn State Braves vs Miss Valley State Delta Devils Odds
The Alcorn State Braves will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Delta Devils in Miss Valley State at Harrison Complex on Saturday in college basketball action.
This season, the Delta Devils are 3-18 overall and 1-1 ATS ATS, while the Braves are 9-17 and 1-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Miss Valley State boasts a 0-1 on the OU, and Alcorn State is 0-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Delta Devils sit at No. 344 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Braves sit at No. 214 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Braves will win this game 60-51.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Braves rank No. 255 in NCAA Division 1 with 32.7 per game. That compares with Miss Valley State’s No. 298 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Miss Valley State is college basketball's No. 237-ranked team at 5.5 per game, while the Braves rate No. 289 with 4.9 per game.
Defensively, Alcorn State features the nation's No. 80-rated defense on the road, allowing 65.1 points per game. Miss Valley State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 267 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Alcorn State, they were a 78-53 winner as they battled Grambling State at home. Alcorn State cruised to victory on Monday, running Grambling State out of the gym and running up a 78-53 score at Whitney Complex.
Miss Valley State was a 73-65 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Alabama State. The Delta Devils got 19 points from Davon Usher, but it was Alabama State that prevailed in a 73-65 final on Monday at ASU Acadome.
Alcorn State at Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Monday, February 11
Miss Valley State home to Southern, Monday, February 11