Alabama State vs. Texas Southern - 2/3/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Texas Southern Tigers (10-11) at Alabama State Hornets (4-17)
College Basketball: Monday, February 3, 2020 at 8:30 pm (Dunn-Oliver Acadome)
The Line: Alabama State Hornets +5 -- Over/Under: 139.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Texas Southern Tigers and Alabama State Hornets meet Monday in college basketball action at the Dunn-Oliver Acadome.
The Texas Southern Tigers look to stay hot while building on their six-game winning streak. The Texas Southern Tigers are averaging 71.3 points on 40.7 percent shooting and allowing 75.8 points on 42.4 percent shooting. Tyrik Armstrong is averaging 14.2 points and 3.6 rebounds while Yahuza Rasas is averaging 9.6 points and 8.1 rebounds. Eden Ewing is grabbing five rebounds and John Jones is dishing 1.1 assists. The Texas Southern Tigers are shooting 28.7 percent from beyond the arc and 70.6 percent from the free throw line. The Texas Southern Tigers are allowing 34.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.1 rebounds per game. The Texas Southern Tigers have won three straight road games.
The Alabama State Hornets look for a win after splitting their last six games. The Alabama State Hornets are averaging 60 points on 38.8 percent shooting and allowing 73.8 points on 47.9 percent shooting. Tobi Ewuosho is averaging 14.8 points and 6.1 rebounds while Leon Daniels is averaging 8.9 points and 3.8 rebounds. Brandon Battle is grabbing 4.4 rebounds and Jacoby Ross is grabbing 1.1 rebounds. The Alabama State Hornets are shooting 30.9 percent from beyond the arc and 63.3 percent from the free throw line. The Alabama State Hornets are allowing 35 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 27.9 rebounds per game. The Alabama State Hornets have won two of their last three home games.
The Tigers are 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 games following a ATS win, 6-0 ATS in their last 6 road games and 7-3-1 ATS in their last 11 games overall. The Hornets are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games as an underdog and 8-3-1 ATS in their last 12 games as a home underdog. The under is 5-1 in Tigers last 6 overall. The under is 4-1 in Hornets last 5 overall. The home team is 6-2-1 ATS in the last 9 meetings. The favorite is 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings.
The Texas Southern Tigers are 8-6 ATS on the road this season and are playing their best ball of the season with six straight wins and winning those games by an average of 10.2 points. The Alabama State Hornets have played a ton of road games and haven't had the easiest schedule, but there's been little improvement from game to game and those numbers are ugly. I have to lay the reasonable chalk with the Texas Southern Tigers on the road.