Austin Peay Governors vs Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks Odds
Austin Peay travels to Tennessee-Martin on Saturday, hoping to boost its 4-11 record with a victory over the Skyhawks.
The Skyhawks bring a 3-12 record (5-5 ATS) to this tilt against the 4-11 Governors, who are 6-6 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Tennessee-Martin go 1-4-1 so far and the Governors go 4-3.
The Governors were listed as 3.5-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 188-ranked Skyhawks and the No. 222-rated Governors in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 68-64 win for the Governors on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Tennessee-Martin has the nation's No. 206-rated offensive output, at 66.5 PPG. The visiting Governors defense ranks No. 325 allowing on average 75.8 PPG. The Skyhawks FG% has averaged 39.5% so far, less than the Governors marksmen have achieved on the year, 46.2% per game.
Defensively, Austin Peay features the nation's No. 324-rated defense on the road, allowing 80.6 points per game. Tennessee-Martin, meanwhile, comes in at No. 211 nationally in scoring at home.
Austin Peay lost its last outing, an 86-84 result against SE Missouri State on January 3. They covered in that game as a 11.5-point underdog. Austin Peay got 30 points from Travis Betran en route to an 86-84 loss at the hands of Austin Peay on Thursday at Show Me Center.
Last time out for Tennessee-Martin, they were a 73-62 loser as they battled Murray State at home. They covered in the match as a 12.5-point underdog. The Skyhawks got 12 points from Mike Liabo, but it was Murray State that prevailed in a 73-62 final on Thursday at Skyhawk Arena.
Austin Peay Governors Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Morehead State are 6-4
After playing SE Missouri State are 7-3
After a loss are 3-7
Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Tennessee State are 2-8
After playing Murray State are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
A few Governors at Skyhawks trends to consider:
Austin Peay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Tennessee-Martin
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Austin Peay's last 7 games when playing on the road against Tennessee-Martin
Austin Peay is 3-5-1 ATS in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Tennessee-Martin
Austin Peay is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Tennessee-Martin's last 15 games when playing Austin Peay
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tennessee-Martin's last 7 games when playing at home against Austin Peay
Tennessee-Martin is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games when playing at home against Austin Peay
Tennessee-Martin is 4-8-2 ATS in its last 14 games when playing Austin Peay
Austin Peay home to Morehead State, Wednesday, January 9
Tennessee-Martin at Tennessee State, Thursday, January 10