The Southeast Missouri State Redhawks (2-4) and the Denver Pioneers (3-4) go head-to-head at Leavey Center. Action begins at 4 p.m. ET on Saturday, November 30, 2019.
Denver Pioneers vs. Southeast Missouri State Redhawks ATS Preview
The last time the Pioneers played, they edged the Cal State Fullerton Titans, 65-62. With 16 points and five rebounds, Denver’s Robert Jones had a solid performance. Denver dominated nearly every facet of the game. They had a fantastic free throw rate of 0.460 (above their season average of 0.144) and a turnover percentage of 13.8 (better than their season average of 15.9). Cal State Fullerton put up marks of 0.280 and 16.8, respectively, for those same stats.
The Redhawks are trying to rebound after their 87-75 loss to the Santa Clara Broncos in their last outing. Alex Caldwell led Southeast Missouri State in scoring with 16 points on 6-for-11 shooting. Santa Clara held the Redhawks to an offensive rebounding percentage of 10.0 (below their season average of 27.1). Southeast Missouri State, meanwhile, did a fantastic job of getting and making free throws (25-33; 75.8 percent).
Second-chance points might be hard to come by for Southeast Missouri State in this meeting. Dating back to last season, the Redhawks rank 276th in offensive rebounding percentage (25.6 percent), while Denver ranks 12th in defensive rebounding percentage (76.7 percent).
Of Denver’s 5 games that accepted bets, three have finished over the projected point total, while 2 of Southeast Missouri State’s 4 games have finished over the projected point total. The Pioneers hold a substantial advantage in both straight up (SU) and against the spread (ATS) records. They are 3-4 SU and 2-3 ATS, while the Redhawks are 2-4 SU and 1-3 ATS.
Denver Pioneers vs. Southeast Missouri State Redhawks Odds Prediction
Prediction: SU Winner – Southeast Missouri State, ATS Winner – Southeast Missouri State, O/U – Over
Betting Notes (2018-Present):
The Pioneers rank 261st in assists allowed per game (14.4) while the Redhawks rank 290th (15.1).
Denver ranks 227th in blocks per game (2.6) while Southeast Missouri State ranks 248th (2.4).
Denver ranks 101st in rebounds allowed per game (33.7) while Southeast Missouri State ranks 258th (36.6).
The Redhawks rank 175th in three pointers attempted per game (22.0) while the Pioneers rank 299th in three pointers allowed per game (25.9).
Southeast Missouri State ranks 201st in steals per game (5.9) while Denver ranks 266th (5.0).