Morehead State vs Tennessee Tech College Basketball Picks, Odds, Predictions 1/7/21

Morehead State vs Tennessee Tech College Basketball Picks, Odds, Predictions 1/7/21 Photo by Jordan Prather-USA TODAY Sports

Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles (1-10) at Morehead State Eagles (5-6)

College Basketball: Thursday, January 7, 2021 at 7:00 pm (Ellis T Johnson Arena)

The Line: Morehead State Eagles -4.5 -- Over/Under: 133.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds

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The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles and Morehead State Eagles meet Thursday in college basketball action at the Ellis T. Johnson Arena.

The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles need a win to rebound from a 1-10 record. The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles are averaging 62.5 points on 41.3 percent shooting and allowing 78.9 points on 47.6 percent shooting. Jr. Clay is averaging 15.5 points and 2.4 rebounds while Damaria Franklin is averaging 13.8 points and 1.3 assists. Keishawn Davidson is the third double-digit scorer and Kenny White Jr. is dishing 0.9 assists. The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles are shooting 28.2 percent from beyond the arc and 64.3 percent from the free throw line. The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles are allowing 33.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.7 rebounds per game.

The Morehead State Eagles look for another win to get back to a .500 record. The Morehead State Eagles are averaging 63.6 points on 43.6 percent shooting and allowing 66.8 points on 43.4 percent shooting. DeVon Cooper is averaging 10.8 points and 5.8 rebounds while Skyelar Potter is averaging 10.8 points and 6.1 rebounds. Johni Broome is the third double-digit scorer and KJ Hunt is grabbing 1.8 rebounds. The Morehead State Eagles are shooting 29.6 percent from beyond the arc and 65.8 percent from the free throw line. The Morehead State Eagles are allowing 31.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.2 rebounds per game.

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The Golden Eagles are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 Thursday games. The Eagles are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The over is 6-2 in Golden Eagles last 8 overall. The under is 19-7 in Eagles last 26 overall. The underdog is 7-1-1 ATS in the last 9 meetings. The home team is 3-1-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.

The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles haven't had the easiest schedule in the world up to this point, but they've looked awful at both ends of the floor and it's hard to find the confidence to back this squad right now. The Morehead State Eagles have played their best ball over the last couple of weeks and they're much better on the defensive side. The Morehead State Eagles should win this game and the chalk isn't crazy. I'll lay the points.

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Randy’s Pick Morehead State Eagles -4.5

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