SIU Edwardsville Cougars vs Tigers College Hoops Game Preview
SIU Edwardsville Cougars vs Missouri Tigers Odds
Mizzou Arena will host Missouri Tigers vs. SIU Edwardsville Cougars action on Saturday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
The Tigers sit at 0-0 (0-0 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Cougars are currently 0-0 (0-0 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Missouri is 0-0 OU, and SIU Edwardsville is 0-0 OU.
The visitors opened as 30-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including Bovada. The total was set to open a bit later (check out GTbets.eu for the latest situation(.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Tigers, most recently No. 150 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Cougars, who rate No. 295 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 2-0 victory for the Tigers.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Cougars is ranked No. 118 in NCAA hoops at 0 per game. Contrast that with Missouri’s No. 118 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Missouri is the No. 116-ranked team in the country at 0 per game, while SIU Edwardsville rates No. 116 at 0 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, SIU Edwardsville owns the country's No. 1-rated mark, allowing 0 points per game on the highway. Missouri, on the other hand, rates No. 67 in scoring at home.
SIU Edwardsville was an 81-70 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Chicago State. Corey Wickware scored 26 points for SIU Edwardsville on Wednesday, leading the Cougars to an 81-70 win over Chicago State at Jones Convocation Center.
Missouri was an 86-84 loser in its last match at home against Norfolk State. They failed to cover the 21-point spread as favorites. The Tigers endured an 86-84 loss at the hands of the Spartans on Friday, despite a 22-point effort from Michael Dixon at CenturyLink Center.
SIU Edwardsville Cougars Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 1-1
After a win are 3-7
Missouri Tigers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
A few Cougars at Tigers trends to consider:
SIU Edwardsville is 3-22 SU in its last 25 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Missouri's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Missouri's last 5 games at home
Missouri is 23-2 SU in its last 25 games at home
Missouri is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
SIU Edwardsville home to Western Illinois, Wednesday, November 14
Missouri home to Alcorn State, Tuesday, November 13