Arkansas State vs. SIU Edwardsville - 11/22/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Southern Illinois-Edwardsville Cougars (2-2) at Arkansas State Red Wolves (4-1)
College Basketball: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at 8:30 pm (Convocation Center)
The Line: Arkansas State Red Wolves -9 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The SIU Edwardsville Cougars and Arkansas State Red Wolves meet Tuesday night in college basketball action at the ASU Convocation Center.
The SIU Edwardsville Cougars look for their second road victory of the season to get a game above a .500 record. The SIU Edwardsville Cougars are averaging 71.8 points on 42.7 percent shooting and allowing 80.8 points on 50.2 percent shooting. Tre Harris is averaging 16.5 points and four rebounds while Christian Ellis is averaging 11.3 points and 2.8 assists. Jalen Henry is the third double-digit scorer and Burak Eslik is grabbing two rebounds. The SIU Edwardsville Cougars are shooting 40.8 percent from beyond the arc and 66.4 percent from the free throw line. The SIU Edwardsville Cougars are allowing 37.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 29 rebounds per game. The SIU Edwardsville Cougars have lost six of their last nine road games.
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The Arkansas State Red Wolves look for their fifth straight victory to improve a solid 4-1 start to the season. The Arkansas State Red Wolves are averaging 69.2 points on 47.8 percent shooting and allowing 68 points on 39.5 percent shooting. Devin Carter is averaging 14.6 points and 4.2 rebounds while Donte Thomas is averaging 11.8 points and 7.6 assists. Rashad Lindsey is the third double-digit scorer and Connor Kern is grabbing 3.4 rebounds. The Arkansas State Red Wolves are shooting 42.1 percent from beyond the arc and 67.1 percent from the free throw line. The Arkansas State Red Wolves are allowing 20 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.8 rebounds per game. The Arkansas State Red Wolves have lost four of their last six home games.
The Cougars are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 road games and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games following a ATS loss. The Red Wolves are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 home games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The under is 6-2 in Red Wolves last 8 overall and the over is 3-0-2 in Cougars last 5 overall.
Arkansas State is playing some good basketball right now, which includes road victores over Georgetown and Army. It's hard to ague with the Red Wolves being a big favorite at home, especially with SIU Edwardsville being 2-2 despite not really playing anybody yet. Look for Arkansas State to stay hot and get a victory by double digits.