Morehead State at Tennessee-Martin: 2/16/22 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks (8-18) vs Morehead State Eagles (19-8)
Game Info: Wednesday, February 16, 2022 at 9:00 pm (Skyhawk Arena)
Betting Odds: Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks +9 -- Over/Under: 135 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Morehead State Eagles and UT Martin Skyhawks face off on Wednesday in a college basketball showdown at the Elam Center. When these two teams faced off on January 12th it was Morehead State that won 76-62.
Johni Broome was the top player for Morehead State putting up 20 points and 15 rebounds. The Skyhawks were led by Darius Simmons who finished with 12 points.
Morehead State comes into this game with a 19-8 record overall and they have gone 10-13-1 against the spread. The Eagles have lost two games in a row and the offense has been a big issue. In the last game against Murray State, the offense only scored 53 points and that led to the four point defeat. Morehead State is averaging 69.7 points while their defense is giving up 63.1 points per game. Forward Johni Broome has been the top player for Morehead State averaging 16.6 points while shooting 56 percent from the field.
On the other side of this matchup is the UT Martin Skyhawks who sit with an 8-18 record and they have gone 10-14 against the spread. In the last game against Eastern Illinois the defense really struggled giving up 82 points and that led to the 12 point victory. UT Martin is averaging 69.3 points while their defense is giving up 73.5 points per game. Guard KJ Simon has been the top player for UT Martin averaging 16.6 points while shooting 43.7 percent from the field.
Morehead State is 4-1 against the spread in their last five road games against a team with a losing road record. The over is 5-0 in the Skyhawks last 5 games as a home underdog of 7.0-12.5. The under is 5-0 in UT Martin’s last five games against a team with a winning percentage above .600.
UT Martin is not a good team, and their defense has been a big issue. In the last game they gave up 82 points and they are going to be lit up in this game. Look for Morehead State to score close to 80 points, and they will cover the spread.
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