Austin Peay vs. Morehead State - 2/27/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Morehead State Eagles (13-16) at Austin Peay Governors (19-10)
College Basketball: Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 8:30 pm (Winfield Dunn Center)
The Line: Austin Peay Governors -13 -- Over/Under: 142 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Austin Peay Governors (19-10) will host the Morehead State Eagles (13-16) in a Ohio Valley Conference match up on Thursday February 27th, 2020 at the Winfield Dunn Center in Clarksville, TN. The game is scheduled for a 9:00pm central tip off.
Austin Peay will come into this game after an 80-83 loss to Eastern Illinois. Prior to this match Austin Peay had won their last three games. In the game last game, Austin Peay was led by Jordan Adams with 31 points and Terry Taylor with 26 points and 16 rebounds.
On the season, Austin Peay are averaging 77.7 points per game and are giving up 72.0 points to their opponents. As a team they are shooting 46.2 percent from the field and 34.3 percent from behind the arc. Terry Taylor leads the team with 21.9 points and 10.8 points per game. As a team they average 35.7 rebounds, 13.3 assists and 6.7 steals per game.
Morehead State will look for another win after taking the last game against Tennessee State 66-63. Prior to this game they had lost their last four games. In the game against Tennessee State, the team was led by James Baker with 21 points and 9 rebounds. Djimon Henson and Ta’lon Taylor also contributed double figure scoring for the game.
On the season, Morehead State are averaging 69.2 points per game and are converting at 43.6 percent for the year. They average 5.8 three- pointers a game and convert at 29.6 percent. Morehead State is led in scoring by Jordan Walker with 12.4 points per game. As a team they average 37.2 rebounds, 13.7 assists and 6 steals.
Morehead State are 2-3 against the spread in their last 5 games whereas Austin Peay are just 1-3-1 against the number. Austin Peay are a perfect 13-0 at home this season with Morehead State struggling at 2-12 in away games on the year. I’ll take Austin Peay at home in this one as they fight for the top spot in the OVC.