Alcorn State vs. Mississippi Valley State: College Basketball Betting Preview, Tips And Picks – February 12, 2024

Written By PlayPicks Staff on February 11, 2024

At Harrison HPER Complex on Monday (at 8:30 PM ET), the Alcorn State Braves (6-17, 5-5 SWAC) face the Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils (0-23, 0-10 SWAC). Players to watch include the Delta Devils’ Rayquan Brown. Monday’s matchup between the Braves and the Delta Devils sees the Braves as a double-digit favorite by 10.5 points. The over/under is 133 points for the game.

Alcorn State vs. Mississippi Valley State Betting Lines

Alcorn State vs Mississippi Valley State Betting Information
Favorite Spread Total
Alcorn State -10.5 133 points

Computer Picks

Spread Pick Mississippi Valley State (+10.5)
Total Pick Over (133)

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Alcorn State vs. Mississippi Valley State Stat Rankings

Alcorn State Avg. (Rank) Mississippi Valley State Avg. (Rank)
69.4 (291st) Points Scored 54.3 (362nd)
80.3 (347th) Points Allowed 80.5 (349th)
(1st) Rebounds (1st)
9.1 (138th) Off. Rebounds 8.5 (193rd)
4.9 (350th) 3pt Made 3.9 (361st)
10.7 (335th) Assists 8.3 (360th)
11.0 (138th) Turnovers 14.7 (354th)

Alcorn State vs. Mississippi Valley State Betting Trends

  • Against the spread, the Braves are 10-12-0 this year.
  • This year, 12 of the Braves’ 22 games have gone over the point total.
  • Alcorn State and its opponent have broken the 133-point mark 19 times this year.
  • The over/under in this matchup is 133 points, and that’s 16.7 less than the average total in this season’s Braves contests.
  • Mississippi Valley State has beaten the spread nine times in 23 games.
  • The Delta Devils’ ATS record as 10.5-point underdogs or more is 9-11.
  • Out of 22 Alcorn State’s games so far this year, 12 have hit the over.
  • So far this year, 12 Delta Devils games have featured more than 133 points scored.
  • The average total for Mississippi Valley State’s games is 134.8 points, 1.8 more than this game’s over/under.

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Alcorn State Impact Players

  • Jeremiah Kendall paces his team in both points (16.3) and rebounds (6.7) per game, and also averages 1.0 assists. At the other end, he posts 0.9 steals and 0.5 blocked shots.
  • Byron Joshua leads the Braves at 4.0 assists per game, while also averaging 3.4 rebounds and 10.9 points.
  • Jeremiah Gambrell averages 11.9 points, 2.2 rebounds and 0.8 assists per contest, shooting 42.6% from the field and 39.1% from beyond the arc with 2.1 made 3-pointers per game.
  • Dekedran Thorn posts 6.9 points, 3.0 rebounds and 1.1 assists per contest, shooting 37.0% from the floor and 34.7% from downtown with 1.2 made 3-pointers per game.
  • Jalen Hawkins puts up 7.1 points, 1.9 rebounds and 1.2 assists per contest. Defensively, he puts up 0.7 steals and 0.1 blocked shots.

Mississippi Valley State Impact Players

  • Brown is the Delta Devils’ top scorer (16.8 points per game) and rebounder (6.4), and averages 1.4 assists.
  • Donovan Sanders is posting a team-best 2.7 assists per game. He’s also producing 11.0 points and 3.0 rebounds, making 38.5% of his shots from the field.
  • Arecko Gipson is averaging 10.3 points, 4.8 rebounds and 0.6 assists per contest, making 42.5% of his shots from the floor.
  • Danny Washington is averaging 5.4 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game, making 39.1% of his shots from the floor.
  • R. Reynolds gets the Delta Devils 4.0 points, 2.0 rebounds and 0.8 assists per contest. He also averages 0.3 steals and 0.1 blocked shots.

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