NCAA Matchups  >>  Eastern Illinois Panthers vs. Eastern Kentucky Colonels Preview 01/03/2013

The Eastern Illinois Panthers and the Eastern Kentucky Colonels will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at Paul S. McBrayer Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Colonels listed as 14-point favorites versus the Panthers, while the game's total is sitting at 124½.
Last time out for Eastern Illinois, they were a 67-59 loser as they battled Tennessee State on the road. They covered in the match as a 11-point underdog.
Eastern Kentucky was a 74-67 loser in its last match on the road against West Virginia. They covered the 11-point spread as underdogs.
Eastern Illinois:
Team record: 3-11 SU, 3-6 ATS
Current streak: lost 7 straight games.

is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games on the road
is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Eastern Kentucky

When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Morehead State are 2-8
After playing Tennessee State are 3-7
After a loss are 2-8

Eastern Kentucky:
Team record: 10-3 SU, 3-2 ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Eastern Illinois
is 14-3 SU in its last 17 games when playing Eastern Illinois
is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games

When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing SIU Edwardsville are 4-0
After a loss are 6-4


NEXT UP:
Eastern Illinois at Morehead State, Saturday, January 5
Eastern Kentucky home to SIU Edwardsville, Saturday, January 5