Murray State vs. Tennessee State - 1/25/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Tennessee State Tigers (12-8) at Murray State Racers (14-5)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 8:00 pm (CFSB Center)
The Line: Murray State Racers -7.5 -- Over/Under: 152.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Tennessee State Tigers and Murray State Racers meet Saturday in college basketball action at the CFSB Center.
The Tennessee State Tigers need a win after splitting their last six games. The Tennessee State Tigers are averaging 75.8 points on 48.1 percent shooting and allowing 72.1 points on 42 percent shooting. Carlos Marshall Jr. is averaging 12.6 points and 2.3 assists while Michael Littlejohn is averaging 11.6 points and 2.3 rebounds. Wesley Harris is the third double-digit scorer and Jy’lan Washington is grating 5.1 rebounds. The Tennessee State Tigers are shooting 35.6 percent from beyond the arc and 65.3 percent from the free throw line. The Tennessee State Tigers are allowing 33.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.4 rebounds per game. The Tennessee State Tigers have lost seven of their last nine road games.
The Murray State Racers look to build on their eight-game winning streak. The Murray State Racers are averaging 76.2 points on 48.3 percent shooting and allowing 63 points on 39.1 percent shooting. Tevin Brown is averaging 16.9 points and 3.1 assists while KJ Williams is averaging 12.3 points and 6.8 rebounds. Anthony Smith is the third double-digit scorer and and Darnell Cowart is grabbing 3.3 rebounds. The Murray State Racers are shooting 34 percent from beyond the arc and 70.3 percent from the free throw line. The Murray State Racers are allowing 34 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.1 rebounds per game. The Murray State Racers have won all nine home games.
Will update with trends once they're released.
The Tennessee State Tigers enter this contest playing poor basketball and losing their last five games by an average of 4.8 points. The Murray State Racers have won eight straight, are winning their last five games by an average of 10.6 points, win at home by an average of 20.6 points and are 6-1 ATS at home. I have to eat the chalk with the Murray State Racers on their home court.