Tennessee Tech Morehead State Betting Preview
Morehead State Eagles vs Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles Odds
The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when they tip off against the Morehead State Eagles at Eblen Center on Saturday in NCAA hoops play.
Supporters of the Eagles have watched them go 14-16 and 10-14-1 ATS on the year, while the Golden Eagles are at 11-17 and 9-13 ATS. In totals betting, the Golden Eagles are 10-12, while the Eagles have a 12-10-1 mark.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles as 2-point underdogs in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 252-rated Golden Eagles and the No. 157-ranked Eagles, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 69-67 result in favor of the Eagles.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Tennessee Tech has the nation's No. 250-rated offensive output, at 64.5 PPG. The visiting Eagles defense ranks No. 309 allowing on average 72.7 PPG. The Golden Eagles FG% has averaged 42.6% so far, less than the Eagles marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.6% per game.
Defensively, Morehead State features the nation's No. 305-rated defense on the road, allowing 75.5 points per game. Tennessee Tech, meanwhile, comes in at No. 235 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Morehead State, they were a 101-100 winner as they battled Tennessee State on the road. They covered in the match as a 6-point underdog. Morehead State went on a scoring spree on Thursday at Gentry Complex, running up a big 101-100 victory over the Tennessee State Tigers in NCAA hoops betting action.
In their last action, Tennessee Tech was a 69-54 loser at home against Eastern Kentucky. They failed to cover the 5.5-point spread as underdogs. Tennessee Tech suffered a 69-54 loss against Eastern Kentucky on Thursday, getting 21 points from Jud Dillard in a losing effort at Eblen Center.
Morehead State Eagles Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
After playing Tennessee State are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
After playing Eastern Kentucky are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
A few Eagles at Golden Eagles trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Morehead State's last 5 games when playing on the road against Tennessee Tech
Morehead State is 5-13 SU in its last 18 games when playing on the road against Tennessee Tech
Morehead State is 3-11 SU in its last 14 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tennessee Tech's last 5 games when playing at home against Morehead State
Tennessee Tech is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tennessee Tech's last 5 games when playing Morehead State
Tennessee Tech is 13-5 SU in its last 18 games when playing at home against Morehead State