The Montana Grizzlies (5-6) hit the road in Big Sky action against the Sacramento State Hornets (5-2) on Saturday, January 23, 2021 at 2:05 PM ET. The Grizzlies are 2.5-point favorites in the game, the second matchup between the teams this season. The matchup has an over/under set at 122.5 points.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of January 23, 2021, 2:16 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Best Betting Odds

Computer Picks

Pick ATS:
Hornets (+2.5)

While DraftKings has the Grizzlies winning by 2.5, the model has the Hornets taking home the victory, with a considerable margin between the two spreads (3.0 points). Take the Hornets.

Pick OU:
Over (122.5)

The model projects a total 5.0 points higher than the one set by DraftKings for this game.

Prediction: Sacramento State 65, Montana 64

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.

Examining the Over/Under

  • The average implied total for the Grizzlies this season is 70.9 points, 7.9 more points than their implied total of 63 points in Saturday’s game.
  • Montana has outscored this matchup’s implied point total (63) eight times.
  • The 65.5-point average implied total on the season for the Hornets is 5.5 more points than the team’s 60-point implied total in this matchup.
  • Sacramento State has totaled more than 60 points in six games this season.

Implied totals are projected point totals for each team based on totals and spreads set by sportsbooks.

Montana and Sacramento State Records ATS

ATS Record ATS Record Against 2.5+ Point Spread Over/Under Record (O-U-P)
Grizzlies 3-5 1-3 3-5
Hornets 3-1 1-0 2-2

Against The Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Last 5 Games


Sacramento State
Date Opponent Result Score Date Opponent Result Score
1/21/2021 Sacramento State Win 78-66 1/21/2021 Montana Loss 78-66
1/16/2021 Northern Arizona Loss 62-58 1/18/2021 Idaho State Win 70-65
1/14/2021 Northern Arizona Win 67-56 1/17/2021 Idaho State Loss 57-56
12/22/2020 Arizona Loss 70-64 1/3/2021 Fresno Pacific Win 85-54
12/18/2020 Dickinson State Win 78-51 12/5/2020 Idaho Win 73-57

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