Southern vs Jackson State Pick – Basketball Predictions & Odds 1/30/23
Jackson State Tigers (6-15) vs. Southern Jaguars (10-10)
January 30, 2023 9:00 pm EDT
The Line: Southern Jaguars -8 / Jackson State Tigers +8; Over/Under: +146
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The Jackson State Tigers and Southern Jaguars meet Monday in college basketball action at the F. G. Clark Activity Center. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.
The Jackson State Tigers Betting Preview
The Jackson State Tigers are averaging 66 points on 40.5 percent shooting and allowing 76.5 points on 46.8 percent shooting. Ken Evans Jr. is averaging 11.3 points and 4.7 rebounds, while Trace Young is averaging 11.1 points and 6 rebounds. Coltie Young is the third double-digit scorer and Gabe Watson is dishing 1.5 assists. The Jackson State Tigers are shooting 30 percent from beyond the arc and 65.3 percent from the free throw line. The Jackson State Tigers are allowing 34.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.6 rebounds per game.
The Southern Jaguars Betting Preview
The Southern Jaguars are averaging 75.3 points on 44.8 percent shooting and allowing 73.1 points on 44.1 percent shooting. Brion Whitley is averaging 12.8 points and 3 rebounds, while Bryson Etienne is averaging 10.8 points and 3.4 rebounds. Tyrone Lyons is the third double-digit scorer and PJ Byrd is grabbing 2.5 rebounds. The Southern Jaguars are shooting 36.5 percent from beyond the arc and 72.2 percent from the free throw line. The Southern Jaguars are allowing 31.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.1 rebounds per game.
Jackson State vs Southern Trends
The Tigers are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 Monday games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Jaguars are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 home games and 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games overall. The under is 6-2 in Tigers last 8 overall. The over is 5-1 in Jaguars last 6 overall.
Randy’s Free Pick
The Jackson State Tigers are a bad team that I’m not excited to back, and they’re on the road, where they lose by an average of 11.6 points. The Jackson State Tigers are playing well, they’re covering numbers, and they’re at home where they win by an average of 24.5 points and shoot 52.7 percent from the field. I’ll lay the chalk.