Missouri Tigers vs Mississippi State Bulldogs Odds
The Mississippi State Bulldogs will try to pay off for their supporters on Wednesday when they play host to the Missouri Tigers at Humphrey Coliseum in NCAA basketball action.
Supporters of the Tigers have watched them go 17-6 and 9-10 ATS on the year, while the Bulldogs are at 7-15 and 7-11 ATS. In totals betting, the Bulldogs are 9-8, while the Tigers have a 12-6 mark.
Sportsbooks (including ) had the Bulldogs installed as 12-point underdogs in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Bulldogs - Tigers odds would favor the Tigers if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Mississippi State is rated No. 281 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Missouri is at No. 29. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 78-62 win for the Tigers.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Mississippi State's No. 197-rated squad against Missouri's No. 3-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Mississippi State rates No. 315 in the country with 4.5 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 121 nationally with 6.7 per match.
Defensively, Missouri features the nation's No. 284-rated defense on the road, allowing 74.4 points per game. Mississippi State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 316 nationally in scoring at home.
Missouri was a 98-79 winner in their most recent outing at home against Mississippi. They covered the 6.5-point spread as favorites. Alex Oriakhi scored 22 points and helped out with 18 rebounds for Missouri on Saturday, leading the Tigers to a 98-79 victory over Mississippi at Mizzou Arena.
Last time out for Mississippi State, they were an 83-58 loser as they battled Florida on the road. They covered in the match as a 28-point underdog. Mississippi State was crushed on Saturday, getting blown out by Florida and falling by an 83-58 score at Stephen O'Connell Center.
Missouri Tigers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Arkansas are 6-1
After playing Mississippi are 1-0
After a win are 5-5
Mississippi State Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
Before playing LSU are 5-5
After playing Florida are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
A few Tigers at Bulldogs trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Missouri's last 11 games on the road
Missouri is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Missouri is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Mississippi State's last 7 games
Mississippi State is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games
Mississippi State is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Mississippi State is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
Missouri at Arkansas, Saturday, February 16
Mississippi State at LSU, Saturday, February 16