North Dakota State Bison face Morehead State Eagles: NCAA basketball odds preview and stats
North Dakota State Bison vs Morehead State Eagles Odds
Morehead State looks to cover the Eagles-Bison pointspread on Wednesday and improve its overall 4-4 mark when they host North Dakota State in college basketball wagering action.
Morehead State will face the 6-2 Bison, who own a 4-2 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Eagles are 1-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Bison are 2-0 favoring the OVER.
Bettors looking to side with Morehead State in this one found them as 1-point underdogs earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 128-rated North Dakota State taking on the No. 86-rated Eagles in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 83-72 win for the Bison on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Morehead State's No. 104 nationally ranked offense (72.2 points per game) against a Bison defense that sits as the No. 47 at 58.2 PPG. The Eagles have been averaging 43.5% from the field, less than the Bison have managed so far this season (47.6% on average).
Defensively, North Dakota State features the nation's No. 61-rated defense on the road, allowing 62 points per game. Morehead State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 15 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for North Dakota State, they were a 95-51 winner as they battled Nebraska Omaha at home. They covered in the match as a 20-point favorite. The Bison blew out Nebraska Omaha on Thursday, running up a 20+ point victory in a 95-51 win at Bison Sports Arena.
Last time out for Morehead State, they were a 66-57 loser as they battled Wright State on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 4.5-point underdog. Morehead State suffered a 66-57 loss against Wright State on Saturday, getting 12 points from Jarrett Stokes in a losing effort at Nutter Center.
Morehead State Eagles Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Indiana State are 1-0
After playing Wright State are 4-2
After a loss are 8-2
A few Bison at Eagles trends to consider:
Morehead State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
North Dakota State home to North Dakota, Sunday, December 9
Morehead State home to Indiana State, Saturday, December 8