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Wichita State Shockers vs Illinois State Redbirds in college hoops odds

Illinois State RedbirdsWichita State Shockers
Jan 10, 8:05 PM | Charles Koch Arena

Illinois State Redbirds vs Wichita State Shockers Odds

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The Shockers will try to cover the spread at Charles Koch Arena on Tuesday when they get a visit from the Illinois State Redbirds in college basketball action.

The Shockers sit at 12-3 (4-8 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Redbirds are currently 11-4 (6-5 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Wichita State is 7-5 OU, and Illinois State is 7-4 OU.

View Illinois State vs Wichita State Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The Shockers are listed as 13.5-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Shockers, most recently No. 6 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Redbirds, who rate No. 129 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 83-77 victory for the Shockers.

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How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Wichita State's No. 23 nationally ranked offense (78.3 points per game) against a Redbirds defense that sits as the No. 42 at 60.3 PPG. The Shockers have been averaging 47.7% from the field, more than the Redbirds have managed so far this season (44.7% on average).

Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Illinois State owns the country's No. 110-rated mark, allowing 67.4 points per game on the highway. Wichita State, on the other hand, rates No. 36 in scoring at home.

Illinois State won its last outing, a 75-73 result against Evansville on January 7. They failed to cover in that game as an 8.5-point favorite. Illinois State got 17 points from Jackie Carmichael en route to a 75-73 victory over Evansville on Saturday at Redbird Arena.

Wichita State won its last outing, an 83-73 result against Southern Illinois on January 7. They failed to cover in that game as a 11-point favorite. Wichita State got 20 points from Joe Ragland en route to an 83-73 victory over Southern Illinois on Saturday at SIU Arena.

Illinois State Redbirds Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Creighton are 7-3
After playing Evansville are 5-5
After a win are 7-3

Wichita State Shockers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Bradley are 5-5
After playing Southern Illinois are 6-4
After a win are 8-2

A few Redbirds at Shockers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Illinois State's last 16 games on the road
Illinois State is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Wichita State
Illinois State is 2-9 SU in its last 11 games on the road
Illinois State is 1-10 SU in its last 11 games when playing on the road against Wichita State
Wichita State is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games
Wichita State is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing at home against Illinois State
Wichita State is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games at home
Wichita State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Illinois State

Next up:
Illinois State home to Creighton, Friday, January 13
Wichita State home to Bradley, Friday, January 13

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