Missouri State at Evansville: 2/26/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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Evansville Aces (8-14) vs Missouri State Bears (15-5)
Game Info: Friday, February 26, 2021 at 7:00 pm (Ford Center)
Betting Odds: Evansville Aces +5.5 -- Over/Under: 134.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Missouri State Bears and Evansville Purple Aces face off on Friday in a college basketball showdown at the Ford Center.
The Missouri State Bears come into this game with a 13-5 record overall and coming into this one they have won six games in a row. In the last game against SIU Edwardsville, the defense locked down giving up 53 points Missouri State on the season is averaging 72.6 points per game while their defense is giving up 66.8 points per game. Isiah Mosely has been the best player for Missouri State averaging 19.6 points while shooting 51.3 percent from the field and 37.3 percent from behind the three point line.
On the other side of this matchup is the Evansville Purple Aces who sit with an 8-14 record overall and coming into this game they lost six games in a row. In the last game against Drake, Evansville was competitive, but they still lost by 11 points. Evansville is averaging 64.7 points per game while their defense is giving up 69.7 points per game. Evansville is shooting 43.7percent om the field and 37.2 percent from behind the three point line.
The under is 9-1 in Missouri State’s last 10 games played on Friday. The under is 9-3 in Evansville’s last 12 home games. Evansville is 5-2-1 against the spread in their last eight home games. The under is 13--3-1 in the last 17 meetings played between the two teams.
Missouri State has been the best team and Evansville isn’t going to keep this game close. Back Missouri State to come away with a cover of the spread.