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Illinois-Chicago Flames vs. Valparaiso Crusaders

The Illinois-Chicago Flames and the Valparaiso Crusaders will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Athletics-Recreation Center.

Last time out for Illinois-Chicago, they were a 77-66 loser as they battled Cleveland State at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 7-point favorite.

Valparaiso was a 71-40 winner in their most recent outing at home against Wisc-Milwaukee. They covered the 18-point spread as favorites.

Illinois-Chicago:
Team record: 14-9 SU, 14-8 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Valparaiso
is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Valparaiso

When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Youngstown State are 1-9
After playing Cleveland State are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6

Valparaiso:
Team record: 17-6 SU, 12-8 ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Illinois-Chicago
is 11-1 SU in its last 12 games at home
is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Illinois-Chicago

When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Cleveland State are 8-2
After playing Wisc-Milwaukee are 6-4
After a win are 7-3

Next up:
Illinois-Chicago at Youngstown State, Sunday, February 10
Valparaiso at Cleveland State, Saturday, February 9