Planning on watching today’s Delta Devils and Horned Frogs game? Catch the action at Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena in Fort Worth, TX, as the Horned Frogs hosts this showdown at 8:00 ET on ESPN+. The over/under for this non-conference contest is set at 144.5 points, with the Horned Frogs being the favored team playing at home against the Delta Devils.


The Pick: Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils +38.5

This game will be played at Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena at 8:00 ET on Friday, November 17th.


  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 77-66 in favor of the Horned Frogs.
  • Even though we have TCU winning straight-up, we like Mississippi Valley State at +38.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 144.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 143 points.

Can Mississippi Valley State Secure a Road Victory?

The Delta Devils are currently 0-3 after their most recent game, which was a loss to Connecticut (87-53). In this season, all of the Delta Devils’ games have been away. As of today’s game, Mississippi Valley State has a 0-3 record against the spread this season. Looking back at their previous ten games, including those from last season, Mississippi Valley State is 5-5 vs. the spread.

Looking at their over/under performance through three games, Mississippi Valley State has an over/under record of 1-2-0, with their games averaging 143.7 points per game on average. In the Delta Devils’ last five games, the combined scoring average stands at 55 points per game, accompanied by an over/under record of 1-4.

The Mississippi Valley State offense is coming off a game where they scored 53 points against Connecticut. They posted a field goal percentage of 32.2% and connected on 1 three. The team’s top scorer is Rayquan Brown, who comes into today’s matchup with an average of 16.3, while Donovan Sanders also maintains a PPG average of 10.3 leading up to the game.

The Delta Devils’ defense is presently ranked 154th nationally, allowing an average of 91.7 points per contest. So far, the Mississippi Valley State defense is giving up an average of 14.0 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 13.3 times per game (421st).

Do the Horned Frogs Have a Shot at a Home Win?

TCU remains undefeated at 3-0 after three games. All three of their games have taken place at home. As we examine TCU’s history vs. the spread, they come into today’s game with a 2-1 ATS record. Over their last ten games, including the previous season, TCU has gone 5-5 vs. the spread.

Up to this point, games involving TCU have had an average of 156 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 152.2 points. Their over/under record is 1-2-0. The Horned Frogs’ last five games have culminated with an average of 85 points per game and an over/under record of 1-4.

In their recent game, the Horned Frogs’ offense concluded with 88 points, consistent with their ongoing season average of 92.7 points per contest. JaKobe Coles led the team in scoring, putting up 16 points. Additionally, Avery Anderson III contributed 15 points for the Horned Frogs.

Coming into today’s game, the TCU defense is giving up an average of 63.3 points per contest. So far, the TCU defense is giving up an average of 5.0 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 15.7 times per game (506th).