Tennessee State vs. Morehead State - 2/6/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Morehead State Eagles (12-10) at Tennessee State Tigers (15-7)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 8:30 pm (Gentry Complex)
The Line: Tennessee State Tigers -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Morehead State Eagles and Tennessee State Tigers meet Saturday night at the Gentry Center.
The Morehead State Eagles look to stay hot after winning six of their last nine games. The Morehead State Eagles are averaging 70.2 points on 43.4 percent shooting and allowing 67.8 points on 43.9 percent shooting. Corban Collins is averaging 12.5 points and 3.3 assists while Xavier Moon is averaging 10.1 points and 2.3 rebounds. Brent Arrington is dishing 3.3 assists and Anthony Elechi is grabbing 5.4 rebounds. The Morehead State Eagles are shooting 38.6 percent from beyond the arc and 66 percent from the free throw line. The Eagles are allowing 35.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 37 rebounds per game. The Morehead State Eagles have lost 11 of their last 20 road games.
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The Tennessee State Tigers need a win after losing three of their last four games. The Tennessee State Tigers are averaging 73.6 points on 45.6 percent shooting and allowing 70.3 points on 42 percent shooting. Keron Deshields is averaging 17.1 points and 3.1 assists while Tahjere McCall is averaging 14 points and 5.5 rebounds. Wayne Martin is the third double-digit scorer and Darreon Reddick is dishing 1.5 assists. The Tennessee State Tigers are shooting 34.1 percent from beyond the arc and 69.5 percent from the free throw line. The Tigers are allowing 36 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 38 rebounds per game. The Tennessee State Tigers have won nine of their last 11 home games.
The Eagles are 11-5 ATS in their last 16 road games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Tigers are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 home games and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Eagles are 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
There's no line at the time I published this article, but the Morehead State Eagles are the better team and have a history of being able to win games on the road. Tennessee State is in bad form. Give me the road team for the victory.