Morgan State at Delaware State: 3/4/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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Delaware State Hornets (2-15) vs Morgan State Bears (11-6)
Game Info: Thursday, March 4, 2021 at 3:00 pm (Memorial Hall)
Betting Odds: Delaware State Hornets +10 -- Over/Under: 156.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Morgan State Bears and Delaware State Hornets face off on Thursday in a college basketball showdown at Memorial Hall Dover.
The Morgan State Bears come into this game with an 11-6 record overall but they have lost two games in a row. Each of the last two games against Norfolk State, they were the favorites, but they were defeated. Morgan State on the season is averaging 78.4 points per game while their defense is giving up 74.4 points per game. Morgan State on the season is averaging 78.4 points per game while their defense is giving up 74.4 points per game. Each of the last two games, Morgan State’s offense hasn’t been great and they need to get it back on the right track. Troy Baxter Jr. has been the best player for Morgan State averaging 16.9 points while shooting 44.7 percent from the field and 34.4 percent from behind the three point line.
On the other side of this matchup is the Delaware State Hornets who have really struggled this season sitting with a 2-15 record overall. Coming into this game, Delaware State has lost three games in a row and in the last game against Coppin State, the defense gave up 94 points and that led to the defeat. Delaware State on the season is averaging 69.3 points per game while their defense is giving up 88.3 points per game. Guard Myles Carter has been the best player for Delaware State averaging 14.9 points while shooting 42.5 percent from the field and 31.7 percent from behind the three point line.
Morgan is 9-1 against the spread in their last ten road games. The over is 7-3 in Morgan State’s last ten games overall. Morgan is 9-4 against the spread in their last 13 games overall. The over is 15-6 in Delaware State’s last 21 games overall.
Morgan State has lost two games in a row, but don’t let that fool you, this is a good bounce back spot for them. Morgan State is going to come away with a win and a cover of the spread.