SE Missouri State Redhawks host Central Arkansas Bears in college basketball action
Central Arkansas Bears vs SE Missouri State Redhawks Odds
The SE Missouri State Redhawks will hit the floor running against the visiting Central Arkansas Bears Saturday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
SE Missouri State will face the 3-3 Bears, who own a 0-0 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Redhawks are 1-0 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Bears are 0-0 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 17 (Redhawks) and the No. 71 (Bears) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 77-76 result in favor of the Redhawks has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature SE Missouri State's No. 54-rated squad against Central Arkansas's No. 95-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, SE Missouri State rates No. 98 in the country with 7 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 24 nationally with 8.5 per match.
Defensively, Central Arkansas features the nation's No. 257-rated defense on the road, allowing 75.5 points per game. SE Missouri State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 41 nationally in scoring at home.
Central Arkansas was an 87-86 winner in their most recent outing at home against Tennessee-Martin. Central Arkansas earned an 87-86 victory over Tennessee-Martin on Wednesday, getting 20 points from Ryan Williams at Farris Center.
SE Missouri State lost its last outing, an 81-65 result against Missouri on December 4. They covered in that game as a 17.5-point underdog. Corey Wilford scored 14 points in a futile effort to lead the Redhawks to a win (they lost 81-65 to Missouri at Mizzou Arena on Tuesday).
SE Missouri State Redhawks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing New Orleans are 1-0
After playing Missouri are 3-1
After a loss are 4-6
A few Bears at Redhawks trends to consider:
SE Missouri State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Central Arkansas at Oklahoma State, Sunday, December 16
SE Missouri State home to New Orleans, Wednesday, December 19