OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

Mississippi State Bulldogs home to Zips in NCAAB betting action

Akron ZipsMississippi State Bulldogs
Nov 9, 7:00 PM | Humphrey Coliseum

Akron Zips vs Mississippi State Bulldogs Odds


Akron pays a visit to Mississippi State on Wednesday, hoping to send the Bulldogs to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Humphrey Coliseum.

This season, the Bulldogs are 1-0 overall and 0-1 ATS ATS, while the Zips are 0-0 and 0-0 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Mississippi State boasts a 1-0 on the OU, and Akron is 0-0.

View Akron vs Mississippi State Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
On the opening NCAAB line for this matchup, Mississippi State sat as 7-point favorites.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Bulldogs rated this week at No. 137 and the Zips sitting at No. 81. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 46-36 result in favor of the Bulldogs.


How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Mississippi State's No. 1-rated squad against Akron's No. 7-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Mississippi State rates No. 3 in the country with 8 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 7 nationally with 0 per match.

Defensively, Akron features the nation's No. 1-rated defense on the road, allowing 0 points per game. Mississippi State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 1 nationally in scoring at home.

Akron lost its last outing, a 69-56 result against Notre Dame on March 18. They covered in that game as a 13.5-point underdog.

Mississippi State was a 76-66 winner in their most recent outing at home against Eastern Kentucky. They failed to cover the 16.5–point spread as favorites. The Bulldogs grabbed a 76-66 win over the Colonels on Monday, behind a 23-point effort from Dee Bost at Humphrey Coliseum.

Akron Zips Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
After playing Notre Dame are 1-0
After a loss are 6-4

Mississippi State Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 9-1
Before playing South Alabama are 5-2
After playing Eastern Kentucky are 0-1
After a win are 4-6

A few Zips at Bulldogs trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Mississippi State's last 6 games
Mississippi State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Mississippi State is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home
Mississippi State is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games

Next up:
Akron home to Hiram, Saturday, November 12
Mississippi State home to South Alabama, Saturday, November 12