Jackson State at Indiana: 11/23/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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Indiana Hoosiers (4-0) vs Jackson State Tigers (0-4)
Game Info: Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at 7:00 pm (Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall)
Betting Odds: Indiana Hoosiers -22.5 -- Over/Under: 128 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Jackson State Tigers and Indiana Hoosiers face off on Tuesday in a non-conference college basketball showdown at Assembly Hall in Bloomington, Indiana.
Jackson State comes into this game with an 0-4 record but they have gone 2-1-1 against the spread. Jackson State’s last game was against Marshall and the defense struggled in that game giving up 80 points. In the first game of the season Jackson State played against Illinois and they only scored 47 points in that game. Jackson State is averaging 61.3 points while their defense is giving up 74.5 points per game. Center Jayveous McKinnis has been the best player this season for Jackson State averaging 12.8 points while shooting 57.5 percent from the field. Guard Gabe Watson is also having a nice season averaging 12.5 points while shooting 41.7 percent from the field.
On the other side of this matchup is the Indiana Hoosiers who sit with a 4-0 record and that includes a win over St. John’s. In the last game, Indiana locked down Louisiana giving up only 44 points and that led to the victory. Indiana is averaging 76.3 points while their defense is giving up 57.3 points per game. Forward Trayce Jackson Davis has been the top player for Indiana averaging 17.2 points while shooting 60.5 percent from the field. Forward Race Thompson is also averaging 10 points while shooting 58.3 percent from the field. In this game the Hoosiers' defense is going to need to be good.
Indiana is 5-1-1 against the spread in their last 7 games vs. a team with a winning percentage below .400. Indiana is 0-4 against the spread in their last four games played on Tuesday. The under is 8-0 in Indiana’s last eight games overall. The over is 4-0 in Indiana’s last four games against a team with a losing road record.
Indiana’s defense is going to lock down against Jackson State and that is going to lead to a lower-scoring game. The under has been almost automatic with Indiana and it’s going to be no different in this game. Back the under to cash.