Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Golden Lions versus the Delta Devils? Tip off is at at 7:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on YT. The game will be played at Harrison HPER Complex in Itta Bena, MS. UAPB is favored by -10 in this Southwestern Athletic conference contest against Mississippi Valley State. The game’s over/under currently sits at 147.5 points.

UAPB GOLDEN LIONS VS MISSISSIPPI VALLEY STATE DELTA DEVILS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils +10

This game will be played at Harrison HPER Complex at 7:00 ET on Saturday, February 3rd.

WHY BET THE MISSISSIPPI VALLEY STATE DELTA DEVILS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-69 in favor of the Delta Devils.
  • Not only will Mississippi Valley State pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +10.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 147.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 145 points.

Does UAPB Have What it Takes on the Road?

UAPB heads into tonight’s game against Mississippi Valley State as a 10-point favorite. So far this season, the Golden Lions have been the favorite in five of their 20 games, going 3-2 in those contests. UAPB comes in with an overall record of 9-11, including a 5-3 mark in Southwestern Athletic Conference games.

Over their last 10 games, the Golden Lions have gone 3-7 on the road. On the season, UAPB is 4-8 away from home, and they have an average scoring margin of -13.8 points per game on the road. In their most recent game, the Golden Lions defeated Grambling State by a score of 86-70.

UAPB has an ATS record of 6-10-1 this season. Their ATS mark on the road is 5-6-1, and over their last 10 games as the favorite, they are just 2-8 vs. the spread.

On the season, the over/under record for UAPB games is 12-5, and today’s line of 147.5 is lower than the average over/under line in their games (157). So far, 13 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 150 points.

Coming off a good offensive performance, UAPB’s offense scored 86 points against Grambling State. Their field goal percentage for the game was 47.1%, and they went 24/28 from the free-throw line. The team’s top scorer is Rashad Williams, who enters today’s matchup with an average of 17.2, while Kylen Milton also carries a PPG average of 19.1 into the game.

The Golden Lions’ defense is presently ranked 329th nationally, allowing an average of 84.6 points per contest. UAPB will look once again to perform well on defense, holding Grambling State to just 39% shooting in their most recent game.

Will the Delta Devils Pull Through as the Home Underdog?

Mississippi Valley State is 0-21 this season, including an 0-14 mark in non-conference action. They are also 0-7 in Southwestern Athletic Conference games.

The Delta Devils have lost 20 straight games, and they are 0-20 as the underdog this year. In their last game, they lost to Southern, 78-54.

Mississippi Valley State has struggled against the spread this season, going just 6-14. Their ATS record as the underdog is 6-14, but they have gone just 1-4 vs. the spread as the underdog in their last five games. At home, the Delta Devils are 0-3 ATS this season and just 3-6 ATS in their last 10 home games.

Today’s over/under line of 147.5 is higher than the average over/under line in Mississippi Valley State’s games this year (134.8). So far, 15 of their games have finished with fewer points than today’s line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 127 points compared to their season average of 134.5 points per game.

The Mississippi Valley State offense is coming off a game in which they scored 54 points vs. Southern. Overall their field goal percentage was 47.6% while connecting on 2 threes. The top scorer for the Delta Devils was Arecko Gipson with 17 points, while Rayquan Brown also chipped in with 16 points.

At this time, the Delta Devils’ defense is positioned 307th in the country, permitting 80.1 points per game. The Mississippi Valley State defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 78 points and allowed Southern to connect on 9 threes.