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The Ball State Cardinals and the Southern Illinois Salukis will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at SIU Arena.
Ball State was a 91-53 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Marquette. They failed to cover the 19.5-point spread as underdogs.
In their last action, Southern Illinois was a 73-65 loser on the road against Murray State. They failed to cover the 5-point spread as underdogs.
Team record: 2-6 SU, 3-4 ATS
Current streak: lost 5 straight games.
is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
Team record: 2-8 SU, 3-5 ATS
Current streak: lost 4 straight games.
is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing SIU Edwardsville are 2-0
After playing Murray State are 6-2
After a loss are 5-5
Ball State at James Madison, Monday, December 30
Southern Illinois home to SIU Edwardsville, Monday, December 23