Delaware State Hornets (0-6) at Coppin State Eagles (2-8)
College Basketball: Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at 8:00 pm (Physical Education Complex)
The Line: Coppin State Eagles -9 -- Over/Under: 160.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
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The Delaware State Hornets and Coppin State Eagles meet Tuesday in college basketball action at the Physical Education Complex.
The Delaware State Hornets could use a win to rebound from an 0-6 record. The Delaware State Hornets are averaging 63 points on 36.2 percent shooting and allowing 91.8 points on 49.4 percent shooting. Myles Carter is averaging 11.8 points and 4.3 rebounds while Joaquin Wiley is averaging 11.6 points and 3.8 rebounds. Zach Kent is dishing 0.5 assists and Omari Peek-Green is grabbing 2.7 rebounds. The Delaware State Hornets are shooting 28.2 percent from beyond the arc and 72.5 percent from the free throw line. The Delaware State Hornets are allowing 36.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 26.4 rebounds per game.
The Coppin State Eagles could use a win after losing six of their last eight games. The Coppin State Eagles are averaging 63.6 points on 36.4 percent shooting and allowing 80.1 points on 46.2 percent shooting. Anthony Tarke is averaging 16.3 points and 6.4 rebounds while DeJuan Clayton is averaging 13.7 points and 5.3 rebounds. Koby Thomas is the third double-digit scorer and Kyle Cardaci is grabbing 2.8 rebounds. The Coppin State Eagles are shooting 27.2 percent from beyond the arc and 55.5 percent from the free throw line. The Coppin State Eagles are allowing 33.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 28.3 rebounds per game.
The Hornets are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games as a road underdog and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games. The Eagles are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 home games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The over is 10-3 in Hornets last 13 overall. The over is 4-0 in Eagles last 4 overall. The underdog is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
Both of these teams have been rough against the number this season and haven't had much success overall. However, the Coppin State Eagles have been much more trustworthy defensively and just beat Delaware State by eight points yesterday despite just 42 percent shooting from the field and 15 turnovers. The Delaware State Hornets are a bad, bad basketball team right now. Give me Coppin State and the chalk.