Jackson State vs Alcorn State: College Basketball Betting Picks, Predictions and Tips – February 6, 2021

Posted By PlayPicks Staff on February 6, 2021 - Last Updated on February 10, 2021

A game after he put up 31 points in a 63-55 win over UAPB, Tristan Jarrett leads the Jackson State Tigers (4-5) on the road against the Alcorn State Braves (1-5) on Saturday, February 6, 2021. The Tigers are favored by 3.5 points in the matchup, which tips at 4:30 PM ET. The matchup has a point total of 134.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 6, 2021, 2:17 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Best Betting Odds

Computer Picks

Pick ATS:
Braves (+3.5)

The spread for this matchup suggested by the model (1.7 points) is a little bit less than the 3.5-point edge DraftKings gives to the Tigers, though the data still has them as the favorite.

Pick OU:
Over (134)

In this matchup, the model projects a total (137.8 points) marginally higher than the DraftKings over/under (134 points).

Prediction: Jackson State 70, Alcorn State 68

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 Tigers’ average implied point total this season is 6.3 more points than their implied total in Saturday’s game (75.3 implied points on average compared to 69 implied points in this game).
  • Jackson State has outscored this matchup’s implied point total (69) two times.
  • The average implied point total on the season for the Braves (82.8) is 17.8 more points than the team’s implied total in this matchup (65).
  • Alcorn State has scored more than 65 points two times this season.

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

Jackson State and Alcorn State Records ATS

ATS Record ATS Record Against 3.5+ Point Spread Over/Under Record (O-U-P)
Tigers 4-5 2-1 5-4
Braves 4-2 1-0 4-1-1

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

Last 5 Games

Jackson State

Alcorn State
Date Opponent Result Score Date Opponent Result Score
2/1/2021 UAPB Win 63-55 1/23/2021 Alabama State Win 57-52
1/30/2021 Mississippi Valley State Win 106-56 1/12/2021 Grambling Loss 79-74
1/23/2021 Grambling Win 75-61 12/30/2020 Baylor Loss 105-76
1/4/2021 Alabama State Win 60-44 12/27/2020 Vanderbilt Loss 87-59
12/20/2020 Iowa State Loss 60-45 12/20/2020 Houston Loss 88-55

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