Cal State-Northridge Matadors (1-2) vs. Tennessee State Tigers (3-1)
November 21, 2022 5:00 pm EDT
The Line: Tennessee State Tigers -4.5 / Cal State-Northridge Matadors +4.5; Over/Under: +137
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The CSU Northridge Matadors and Tennessee State Tigers meet Monday in college basketball action at the JSerra Pavillion. The CSU Northridge Matadors look to get back to a .500 record. The Tennessee State Tigers look for their fourth win.
The CSU Northridge Matadors are averaging 69.3 points on 42.7 percent shooting and allowing 62 points on 35.6 percent shooting. Dionte Bostick is averaging 15.7 points and 3.3 rebounds, while Atin Wright is averaging 12 points and 1.7 assists. De’Sean Allen-Eikens is grabbing 3.3 rebounds and Onyi Eyisi is grabbing 9.3 rebounds. The CSU Northridge Matadors are shooting 29 percent from beyond the arc and 60.5 percent from the free throw line. The CSU Northridge Matadors are allowing 27.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 38 rebounds per game.
The Tennessee State Tigers are averaging 74 points on 44 percent shooting and allowing 67.3 points on 41.2 percent shooting. Jr. Clay is averaging 19.3 points and 3 rebounds, while Christian Brown is averaging 13.5 points and 3 rebounds. Marcus Fitzgerald Jr. is the third double-digit scorer and Zion Griffin is grabbing 7 rebounds. The Tennessee State Tigers are shooting 35.7 percent from beyond the arc and 64 percent from the free throw line. The Tennessee State Tigers are allowing 28.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32 rebounds per game.
The Matadors are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 Monday games and 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games overall. The Tigers are 5-0-1 ATS in their last 6 Monday games and 10-2 ATS in their last 12 games overall. The under is 5-1 in Matadors last 6 overall. The under is 6-1 in Tigers last 7 Monday games.
The Cal State-Northridge Matadors have serious offensive issues, and they have losses to Utah Tech and Cal Baptist. Yuck. The Tennessee State Tigers have shown flashes here and there through 4 games, and they have some decent scoring depth. A long road trip for the Tigers, but this is a game they should win. Cal State-Northridge doesn’t look good and isn’t playing well.