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Indiana State Sycamores vs Morehead State Eagles Odds
The Morehead State Eagles will hit the floor running against the visiting Indiana State Sycamores Saturday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
The Sycamores will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 1-2 ATS against the number this season, while the Eagles are 2-3 ATS. Indiana State is 2-0 on the totals; Morehead State is 1-2.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Sycamores were listed as 1-point underdogs earlier in the day at Bovada.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Eagles rated this week at No. 86 and the Sycamores sitting at No. 85. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 71-70 result in favor of the Sycamores.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Morehead State's No. 62-rated squad against Indiana State's No. 225-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Morehead State rates No. 191 in the country with 5.9 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 140 nationally with 6.5 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Indiana State owns the country's No. 125-rated mark, allowing 67 points per game on the highway. Morehead State, on the other hand, rates No. 70 in scoring at home.
Indiana State was a 77-68 loser in their most recent outing at home against New Mexico. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as underdogs. Indiana State got 25 points from Jake Odum on the way to a 77-68 loss against New Mexico on Saturday at Hulman Center.
Last time out for Morehead State, they were a 69-57 loser as they battled North Dakota State at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 3.5-point underdog. Angelo Warner scored 14 points in a futile effort to lead the Eagles to a win (they lost 69-57 to North Dakota State at Ellis Johnson Arena on Wednesday).
Indiana State Sycamores Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing IUPUI are 3-1
After a loss are 5-5
Morehead State Eagles Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing South Dakota are 1-1
After a loss are 7-3
A few Sycamores at Eagles trends to consider:
Indiana State is 4-9 ATS in its last 13 games on the road
Indiana State is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games on the road
Morehead State is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
Morehead State is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Indiana State at IUPUI, Saturday, December 15
Morehead State at South Dakota, Wednesday, December 19