Tennessee Tech vs. Morehead State - 1/23/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Morehead State Eagles (9-10) at Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles (4-15)
College Basketball: Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 8:30 pm (Hooper Eblen Arena)
The Line: Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles +2.5 -- Over/Under: 131.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Morehead State Eagles and Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles meet Thursday in college basketball action at the Hooper Eblen Center.
The Morehead State Eagles look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The Morehead State Eagles are averaging 70.4 points on 44 percent shooting and allowing 68.4 points on 41.4 percent shooting. Jordan Walker is averaging 13.1 points and 3.4 rebounds while Justin Thomas is averaging 10.3 points and 1.3 assists. Justin Thomas is dishing 4.2 assists and James Baker is grabbing 4.4 rebounds. The Morehead State Eagles are shooting 30.3 percent from beyond the arc and 64 percent from the free throw line. The Morehead State Eagles are allowing 32.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.4 rebounds per game. The Morehead State Eagles have lost all eight road games.
The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles need a win after losing 10 of their last 12 games. The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles are averaging 63.2 points on 40.9 percent shooting and allowing 73.3 points on 46.9 percent shooting. Jr. Clay is averaging 12.5 points and 3.5 rebounds while Darius Allen is averaging 8.9 points and four rebounds. Keishawn Davidson is dishing 3.9 assists and Hunter Vick is grabbing three rebounds. The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles are shooting 32.9 percent from beyond the arc and 65.3 percent from the free throw line. The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles are allowing 36.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.5 rebounds per game. The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles have lost their last three home games.
The Eagles are 3-1-1 ATS in their last 5 games as a road favorite, 1-5 ATS in their last 6 road games and 3-9 ATS in their last 12 games overall. The Golden Eagles are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games as an underdog, 0-4 ATS in their last 4 home games and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The under is 4-1 in Eagles last 5 road games. The over is 4-1 in Golden Eagles last 5 home games. The underdog is 6-1-1 ATS in the last 8 meetings.
The Morehead State Eagles have had issues on the road this season, but there's no doubt they've been clearly the better team this season overall. The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles have lost 10 of their last 12 games, 5-12 ATS on the season with failed covers in four of their five home games. The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles are losing their last five games by an average of 11.6 points while allowing 48.5 percent shooting. The Morehead State Eagles and the reasonable chalk has to be the play here.