VMI Keydets take on Flames in NCAA basketball test

VMI KeydetsLiberty Flames
Feb 26, 7:00 PM | Vines Center

VMI Keydets vs Liberty Flames Odds

11-16TEAM RECORD10-19

Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for VMI when they take on the Liberty Flames on Tuesday in college hoops betting action.

The Flames currently sports a 10-19 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 1-3 ATS. The Keydets are 11-16 and 0-4 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Flames produce a 1-0 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Keydets have gone 3-0 against the number.

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Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 203 (Flames) and the No. 211 (Keydets) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 73-72 result in favor of the Keydets has been projected by the scores prediction engine.

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How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Liberty's No. 147 nationally ranked offense (68.5 points per game) against a Keydets defense that sits as the No. 346 at 78.1 PPG. The Flames have been averaging 42.8% from the field, less than the Keydets have managed so far this season (43.2% on average).

Defensively, VMI features the nation's No. 349-rated defense on the road, allowing 84.1 points per game. Liberty, meanwhile, comes in at No. 117 nationally in scoring at home.

VMI was a 112-74 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Marist. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as underdogs. The Keydets were hammered by Marist on Saturday, losing by a 112-74 final at McCann Field House in college basketball betting action.

In their last action, Liberty was a 79-73 winner at home against Austin Peay. They covered the 5-point spread as favorites. Liberty earned a 79-73 victory over Austin Peay on Saturday, getting 18 points from Tavares Speaks at Vines Center.

Next up:
VMI home to Longwood, Saturday, March 2
Liberty at Radford, Saturday, March 2

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