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Eastern Kentucky Colonels Home to Tennessee State Tigers in NCAA Basketball Betting

Tennessee State Tigers

vs

Eastern Kentucky Colonels
Saturday, February 07, 2015 7:00 PM ET
Paul S. McBrayer Arena

Earning a win and covering the posted point spread will be the goals for Tennessee State when they take on the Eastern Kentucky Colonels on Saturday in college basketball betting odds action.

Tennessee State Tigers vs Eastern Kentucky Colonels Opening Odds and Betting Line

Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Eastern Kentucky Colonels betting line as -18-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over/under total value at TopBet.

Tennessee State Tigers vs Eastern Kentucky Colonels Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

This college basketball season, the Eastern Kentucky Colonels are 13-9 overall and 9-8 ATS, while the Tennessee State Tigers are 5-19 and 10-6-1 ATS. As for the betting totals, Eastern Kentucky boasts a 6-4 on the OU, and Tennessee State is 5-7.

This college basketball game matches up the No. 99 (Eastern Kentucky) and the No. 300 (Tennessee State) teams in the league, according to our current NCAA basketball power rankings.

How Tennessee State Tigers vs Eastern Kentucky Colonels Stats Matchup

Rebounding is always a key handicapping betting consideration and Tennessee State is ranked No. 157 in NCAA basketball at 34.21 per game. Contrast that with Eastern Kentucky's No. 253 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Eastern Kentucky is the No. 8-ranked team in the country at 9.23 per game, while Tennessee State rates No. 183 at 5.54 per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Tigers endured a 72-57 loss at the hands of the Eagles on Thursday, despite a 20-point effort from Christian Mekowulu at Ellis Johnson Arena.

Eric Stutz went off for 27 points and added 6 rebounds, leading Eastern Kentucky over Belmont, 81-69, on Thursday at Paul S. McBrayer Arena.

Tennessee State Tigers vs Eastern Kentucky Colonels Betting Odds Trends

Tennessee State is 6-0-1 ATS in its last 7 games
Tennessee State is 3-18 SU in its last 21 games
Tennessee State is 5-0-1 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Tennessee State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Eastern Kentucky is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Eastern Kentucky's last 7 games
Eastern Kentucky is 19-5 SU in its last 24 games at home
Eastern Kentucky is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games when playing Tennessee State

Next Betting Matchups

Tennessee State at Tennessee Tech, Thursday, February 12th
Eastern Kentucky at Morehead State, Wednesday, February 11th

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