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Western Kentucky Hilltoppers vs. Southern Illinois Salukis

The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers and the Southern Illinois Salukis will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at SIU Arena.

Last time out for Western Kentucky, they were a 74-62 loser as they battled Bowling Green on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 2-point favorite.

Southern Illinois was an 88-84 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Chicago State.

Western Kentucky:
Team record: 4-3 SU, 2-4 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games on the road
is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Louisville are 2-6
After playing Bowling Green are 2-0
After a loss are 6-4

Southern Illinois:
Team record: 2-6 SU, 3-3 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games at home
is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games
is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Western Kentucky
is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Western Kentucky

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Murray State are 5-2
After playing Chicago State are 1-1
After a loss are 5-5

Next up:
Western Kentucky at Louisville, Saturday, December 14
Southern Illinois at Murray State, Tuesday, December 17