Missouri State vs. SE Missouri State - 12/22/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
SE Missouri State Redhawks (0-10) at Missouri State Bears (4-7)
College Basketball: Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at 8:05 pm (JQH Arena)
The Line: Missouri State Bears -13 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Southeast Missouri State Redhawks and Missouri State Bears square off Tuesday night at the JQH Arena.
The Southeast Missouri State Redhawks are still looking for their first win after a brutal 0-10 start. The Southeast Missouri State Redhawks are averaging 60.8 points on 38.4 percent shooting and allowing 78.1 points on 46.3 percent shooting. Antonius Cleveland is averaging 13.4 points and 6.2 rebounds while Trey Kellum is averaging 9.1 points and 5.5 rebounds. Marcus Wallace is dishing 3.1 assists and Ladarius Coleman is grabbing 5.8 rebounds. The Southeast Missouri State Redhawks are shooting 25.5 percent from beyond the arc and 54.5 percent from the free throw line. Southeast Missouri is allowing 30.4 percent shooting from deep and is forcing 12.9 turnovers per game. The Southeast Missouri State Redhawks have lost 10 straight road games.
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The Missouri State Bears look for a victory after splitting their last eight games. The Missouri State Bears are averaging 67.4 points on 40.9 percent shooting and allowing 74.7 points on 45.5 percent shooting. Camyn Boone is averaging 13.7 points and 6.5 rebounds while Dequon Miller is averaging 11.1 points and 3.1 assists. Chris Kendrix is the third double-digit scorer and Dorrian Williams is dishing four assists. The Missouri State Bears are shooting 28.3 percent from beyond the arc and 68 percent from the free throw line. Missouri State is allowing 39.3 percent shooting from deep and is forcing 11.3 turnovers per game. The Missouri State Bears have won five of their last seven home games.
The Redhawks are 5-12-1 ATS in their last 18 games following a ATS win. The Bears are 13-29 ATS in their last 42 non-conference games and 4-0 ATS in their last 4 Tuesday games. The underdog is 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings.
The SE Missouri State Redhawks may have yet to get a victory, but they did hang around with Ole Miss while playing some other tough teams such as Dayton and Memphis. Missouri State isn't as good as any of those teams. Add in the fact this is a rivarly game and the underdog has covered the last four meetings, I like the points here.