Earning a win and covering the posted point spread will be the goals for Kent State when they take on the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders on Wednesday in college basketball betting odds action.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders sit at 19-16 (15-17-2 ATS) on the college basketball season. By comparison, the Kent State Golden Flashes are currently 21-11 (14-12-2 ATS). Looking to bet on the total points scored? Middle Tennessee is 13-12 OU, and Kent State is 8-12-1 OU.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders rated this week at No. 24 and the Kent State Golden Flashes sitting at No. 124.
How Kent State Golden Flashes vs Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders Stats Matchup
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Middle Tennessee has the nation's No. 199-rated offensive output, at 63.69 PPG. The visiting Kent State Golden Flashes defense ranks No. 65 allowing on average 62.72 PPG. The Blue Raiders FG% has averaged 41.54% so far, less than the Middle Tennessee Golden Flashes marksmen have achieved on the year, 42.65% per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Golden Flashes endured a 53-51 loss at the hands of the Zips on Thursday, despite a 14-point effort from Jimmy Hall at Quicken Loans Arena.
Middle Tennessee got 12 points from Jaqawn Raymond but lost anyway, 73-60, to UAB on Saturday at Legacy Arena.
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