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Evansville Purple Aces vs. Southern Illinois Salukis

The fans at SIU Arena will be treated to a game between the Evansville Purple Aces and the Southern Illinois Salukis when they take their seats on Saturday.

Last time out for Evansville, they were an 80-53 loser as they battled Northern Iowa at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 3.5-point underdog.

Last time out for Southern Illinois, they were a 71-67 winner as they battled Loyola of Chicago on the road. They covered in the match as a 4-point underdog.

Evansville:
Team record: 7-9 SU, 4-7 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Southern Illinois
is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Southern Illinois

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Illinois State are 4-6
After playing Northern Iowa are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6

Southern Illinois:
Team record: 5-11 SU, 7-7 ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Evansville
is 19-6 SU in its last 25 games when playing Evansville
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Evansville
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing at home against Evansville

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Northern Iowa are 3-7
After a win are 4-6

Next up:
Evansville at Illinois State, Wednesday, January 15
Southern Illinois home to Northern Iowa, Tuesday, January 14