Missouri State Bears home to Jacksonville Dolphins in NCAA Basketball betting action
Jacksonville Dolphins vs Missouri State Bears Odds
The Missouri State Bears will hit the floor running against the visiting Jacksonville Dolphins Monday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
The Dolphins will look to vanquish their hosts on Monday, as they are 0-0 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Bears are 0-1 ATS. Jacksonville is 0-0 against the total, while Missouri State is 0-0 versus the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Bears, most recently No. 44 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Dolphins, who rate No. 101 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 70-67 victory for the Bears.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Missouri State's No. 95-rated squad against Jacksonville's No. 145-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Missouri State rates No. 139 in the country with 6.5 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 238 nationally with 5 per match.
Defensively, Jacksonville features the nation's No. 192-rated defense on the road, allowing 70.5 points per game. Missouri State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 240 nationally in scoring at home.
Jacksonville lost its last outing, a 73-57 result against Miami on November 16. The Dolphins got 23 points from Dylan Fritsch, but it was Miami that prevailed in a 73-57 final on Friday at BankUnited Center.
Missouri State lost its last outing, a 60-44 result against San Diego State on November 17. They failed to cover in that game as a 6.5-point underdog. Anthony Downing scored 16 points in a futile effort to lead the Bears to a win (they lost 60-44 to San Diego State at JQH Arena on Saturday).
Missouri State Bears Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6
A few Dolphins at Bears trends to consider:
Missouri State is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
Missouri State is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
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