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The Southern Illinois Salukis and the Evansville Purple Aces will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Ford Center.

In their last action, Southern Illinois was a 75-64 winner at home against Bradley. They covered the 6-point spread as favorites.

Evansville lost its last outing, a 59-54 result against Indiana State on February 19. They covered in that game as a 11-point underdog.

Southern Illinois:
Team record: 11-17 SU, 14-12 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Evansville
is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Evansville
is 3-20 SU in its last 23 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Northern Iowa are 3-7
After playing Bradley are 3-7
After a win are 4-6

Evansville:
Team record: 11-17 SU, 11-11-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Southern Illinois
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games
is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games at home

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

Next up:
Southern Illinois home to Northern Iowa, Wednesday, February 26
Evansville home to Drake, Tuesday, February 25