Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles vs SE Missouri State Redhawks Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
|SE Missouri State Redhawks||Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles|
|9-9||January 18, 2014, 08:00 | Eblen Center||10-9|
The visiting SE Missouri State Redhawks hope to send their backers to the pay window on Saturday as they look to cover the spread at Eblen Center against the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles.
The Redhawks will look to vanquish their hosts on Saturday, as they are 7-8 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Golden Eagles are 6-5-1 ATS. SE Missouri State is 9-6 against the total, while Tennessee Tech is 5-5 versus the number.
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Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Golden Eagles installed as -1-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Golden Eagles rated this week at No. 195 and the Redhawks sitting at No. 96.
Last time out for SE Missouri State, they were an 80-67 loser as they battled Morehead State on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 6.5-point underdog. Jarekious Bradley went off for 28 points and added 6 rebounds but it wasn't enough as Morehead State handed SE Missouri State an 80-67 defeat at Ellis Johnson Arena.
Tennessee Tech was a 64-63 winner in their most recent outing at home against SIU Edwardsville. They failed to cover the 7.5-point spread as favorites. Tennessee Tech got 16 points from Dennis Ogbe en route to a 64-63 victory over SIU Edwardsville on Saturday at Eblen Center.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Tennessee Tech's No. 142-ranked offense, averaging 72.68 PPG, against a Redhawks defense that ranks No. 239 at 77.83 PPG. The Golden Eagles field goal percentage has averaged 45.24% so far, less than the Redhawks marksmen have achieved on the year, 48.99% per game.
A few Redhawks at Golden Eagles trends to consider:
SE Missouri State is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
SE Missouri State is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
SE Missouri State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
SE Missouri State is 3-13-1 ATS in its last 17 games when playing Tennessee Tech
Tennessee Tech is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Tennessee Tech is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Tennessee Tech is 13-3-1 ATS in its last 17 games when playing SE Missouri State
Tennessee Tech is 18-3 SU in its last 21 games when playing SE Missouri State
SE Missouri State home to SIU Edwardsville, Thursday, January 23rd
Tennessee Tech at Murray State, Thursday, January 23rd