Southeast Missouri State Redhawks (2-5) at Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles (0-9)
College Basketball: Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at 9:00 pm (Hooper Eblen Arena)
The Line: Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles -1 -- Over/Under: 139.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Southeast Missouri State Redhawks and Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles meet Wednesday in college basketball action at the Hooper Eblen Arena.
The Southeast Missouri State Redhawks need a win here to snap a four-game losing streak. The Southeast Missouri State Redhawks are averaging 73.9 points on 45.3 percent shooting and allowing 76.7 points on 47.8 percent shooting. Chris Harris is averaging 16.6 points and 2.1 rebounds while Nolan Taylor is averaging 10.7 points and 1.4 assists. Eric Reed Jr. is the third double-digit scorer and DQ Nicholas is grabbing 3.7 rebounds. The Southeast Missouri State Redhawks are shooting 37.9 percent from beyond the arc and 62.7 percent from the free throw line. The Southeast Missouri State Redhawks are allowing 38.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.3 rebounds per game.
The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles need a win to rebound from an 0-9 record. The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles are averaging 59.4 points on 40 percent shooting and allowing 79.8 points on 46.9 percent shooting. Jr. Clay is averaging 13.8 points and 2.2 rebounds while Damaria Franklin is averaging 11.8 points and 1.5 assists. Keishawn Davidson is the third double-digit scorer and Kenny White Jr. is dishing one assist. The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles are shooting 26.4 percent from beyond the arc and 64.2 percent from the free throw line. The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles are allowing 32.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.6 rebounds per game.
The Redhawks are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 road games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Golden Eagles are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 Wednesday games and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The under is 5-2-1 in Redhawks last 8 road games. The over is 5-1 in Golden Eagles last 6 overall. The favorite is 18-6-2 ATS in the last 26 meetings. The home team is 5-1-1 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
It's hard to back a winless team such as the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles with any confidence, but they haven't had the easiest schedule this season and this is finally a chance for them to breathe a bit. The Southeast Missouri State Redhawks haven't had much more success than the Golden Eagles, and they have a defense that can get torched from the outside. If Tennessee Tech can't win this game at home, it may be a while before it wins a game period. I'll take the Golden Eagles in this near toss up.