Alcorn State Braves (0-4) at Baylor Bears (7-0)
College Basketball: Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at 3:00 pm (Ferrell Center)
The Line: Baylor Bears -42.5 -- Over/Under: 147.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Alcorn State Braves and Baylor Bears meet Wednesday in college basketball action at the
The Alcorn State Braves look for a win to rebound from an 0-4 record. The Alcorn State Braves are averaging 57.3 points on 35.7 percent shooting and allowing 95.5 points on 56.2 percent shooting. Troymain Crosby is averaging 18.7 points and 2.7 rebounds while Kurk Lee is averaging 14 points and two rebounds. Jacoby Ross is the third double-digit scorer and Tyree Corbett is grabbing 6.8 rebounds. The Alcorn State Braves are shooting 23.3 percent from beyond the arc and 68.5 percent from the free throw line. The Alcorn State Braves are allowing 45.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 26.5 rebounds per game.
The Baylor Bears look for another win to build on their 7-0 record. The Baylor Bears are averaging 93.6 points on 51.8 percent shooting and allowing 60.3 points on 41 percent shooting. MaCio Teague is averaging 15.3 points and 5.2 rebounds while Adam Flagler is averaging 15.3 points and 2.8 rebounds. Jared Butler is the third double-digit scorer and Davion Mitchell is grabbing 3.2 rebounds. The Baylor Bears are shooting 46.4 percent from beyond the arc and 69.5 percent from the free throw line. The Baylor Bears are allowing 31.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 38.3 rebounds per game.
The Braves are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Bears are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 home games and 19-7 ATS in their last 26 games overall. The over is 24-9 in Braves last 33 overall. The over is 7-3 in Bears last 10 overall.
This is the biggest game of the season for the Alcorn State Braves, and they should be up for it obviously. Baylor is also on the end of a back to back and is likely going to overlook this contest in terms of taking it seriously. There's a chance Alcorn State can keep this within 30 points or so, but there's no doubt Baylor can pick the number here if it really wanted to. It's Baylor and the chalk or pass for me.