Kent State vs Ball State Prediction College Basketball Picks 3/5/24

Ball State (13-15) vs Kent State (15-14)

Game Info: Tuesday, March 5, 2024 at 7:00 pm (Worthen Arena)

Betting Odds: Ball State +1.5 -- Over/Under: Click Here for the Latest Odds

The Kent State Golden Flashes look for a win after splitting their last 10 games. The Ball State Cardinals need a win after losing 5 of their last 7 games. Here’s a Kent State Golden Flashes vs Ball State Cardinals prediction.

Kent State Golden Flashes Betting Preview

The Kent State Golden Flashes recently lost to Akron while beating Buffalo and Central Michigan. The Kent State Golden Flashes are averaging 76 points on 44.3 percent shooting and allowing 71.8 points on 45.1 percent shooting. Jalen Sullinger is averaging 15.3 points and 2.4 rebounds, while VonCameron Davis is averaging 13 points and 1.1 assists. Chris Payton Jr. is the third double-digit scorer and Giovanni Santiago is grabbing 3 rebounds. The Kent State Golden Flashes are shooting 36 percent from beyond the arc and 76.1 percent from the free throw line. The Kent State Golden Flashes are allowing 33.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.7 rebounds per game.

Ball State Cardinals Betting Preview

The Ball State Cardinals recently lost to Eastern Michigan and Western Michigan, while beating Central Michigan. The Ball State Cardinals are averaging 73.6 points on 44.6 percent shooting and allowing 70.7 points on 44.6 percent shooting. Basheer Jihad is averaging 18.8 points and 7.9 rebounds, while Jalin Anderson is averaging 15.3 points and 4.7 rebounds. Mickey Pearson Jr. is the third double-digit scorer and Davion Bailey is grabbing 3.6 rebounds. The Ball State Cardinals are shooting 36.7 percent from beyond the arc and 76.9 percent from the free throw line. The Ball State Cardinals are allowing 34.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.5 rebounds per game.

Kent State Golden Flashes vs Ball State Cardinals prediction

The Kent State Golden Flashes are playing the better basketball right now, but the truth is there's not a lot separating Kent State and Ball State. Usually, the tie goes to the home team in these toss up matches. The Ball State Cardinals have seen 8 of their 14 wins this season come at home, and Kent State is 4-7 SU on the road. The Kent State Golden Flashes are also 8-18-1 ATS on the season. That's going to be a no from me dog. Give me the Ball State Cardinals and the free bucket in a game they could easily win outright. 

Randy’s Pick Ball State +1.5

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