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Southern Illinois Salukis vs. Missouri State Bears

The Southern Illinois Salukis and the Missouri State Bears will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at JQH Arena.

Southern Illinois lost its last outing, a 57-54 result against Drake on January 22. They failed to cover in that game as a 2-point favorite.

Missouri State was a 64-61 winner in their most recent outing at home against Evansville. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as favorites.

Southern Illinois:
Team record: 6-14 SU, 8-10 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Missouri State
is 2-17 SU in its last 19 games on the road
is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Missouri State

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Indiana State are 3-7
After playing Drake are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6

Missouri State:
Team record: 13-6 SU, 6-7 ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Southern Illinois
is 11-1 SU in its last 12 games at home
is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing Southern Illinois
is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games

When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Drake are 5-5
After playing Evansville are 4-6
After a win are 6-4

Next up:
Southern Illinois home to Indiana State, Wednesday, January 29
Missouri State at Drake, Wednesday, January 29