Looking to win big? The Tigers and Tigers face off at 6:00 ET on SEC. The Tigers are hosting the game at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, MO. The over/under for this non-conference contest is set at 145 points, with the Tigers being the favored team playing at home against the Tigers.
JACKSON STATE TIGERS VS MISSOURI TIGERS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Jackson State Tigers +22.5
This game will be played at Mizzou Arena at 6:00 ET on Sunday, November 19th.
WHY BET THE JACKSON STATE TIGERS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Tigers.
- Not only will Missouri pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -22.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 145 points, and we like the under with a projected 144 points.
Do the Tigers Have What it Takes in Columbia?
In their sixth game of the season, Jackson State comes in with an overall record of 0-5. Over their last ten road games, which date back to last year, Jackson State is 4-6. Against the spread, Jackson State has a 0-5 record this season. In their previous five games, they are 1-4 vs. the spread.
Looking at their over/under performance through five games, Jackson State has an over/under record of 4-1-0, with their games averaging 148.6 points per game on average. When assessing the Tigers’ performance in their last three games, their over/under record stands at 2-1, with their games averaging 61 points per game.
Compared to their season average of 64.4 points per game, Jackson State struggled in their previous game. Against Tulsa, the Tigers scored 52 points while finishing with a field goal percentage of 35.2%. Offensively, the Tigers have a season long field goal percentage of 39%, which is 360th in the nation. In terms of three-pointers, they are 267th in percentage and 282nd in three-pointers made.
As they prepare for the upcoming game, Jackson State is focused on shoring up their defense, as they are currently allowing an average of 84.2 points per game (176th). Jackson State’s three-point defense is currently 70th in the country at 10.2 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 45.5% of their shots vs. Jackson State.
Can Missouri Pull Off a Home Win?
Missouri has a 3-1 record, coming off a 70-68 win against Minnesota. They have gone 1-0 on the road, while posting a 2-1 record at home. Taking a closer look at Missouri’s ATS performance, they currently stand at 1-3 heading into today’s game. In home games, Missouri has yet to cover the spread at 0-3 this season and holds a 5-5 ATS record in their previous ten home games.
After four games, Missouri has an over/under record of 1-3-0, with their games averaging a combined 140.2 points per game so far. The Tigers have an over/under record of 1-2 in their last three games, with their games averaging 74 points per game.
The Tigers’ offense wrapped up their last game with 70 points, aligning closely with their current season average of 73.5 points per contest. Currently leading the team in scoring is Sean East who comes into today’s matchup averaging 16. Noah Carter also heads into the game with a PPG average of 13.2.
At this time, the Tigers’ defense is positioned 71st in the country, permitting 66.8 points per game. The Missouri defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 68 points and allowed Minnesota to connect on 8 threes.