The Tennessee State Tigers (3-13) are 3.5-point favorites as they look to stop a six-game losing streak when they host the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles (2-18) on Thursday, February 18, 2021 at Gentry Center. The game airs at 9:00 PM ET. The over/under for the matchup is set at 137.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 18, 2021, 2:15 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Best Betting Odds

Computer Picks

Pick ATS:
Golden Eagles (+3.5)

The model favors the Tigers by 1.9 points, just 1.6 fewer than the 3.5-point spread set by DraftKings.

Pick OU:
Over (137)

The DraftKings point total for this matchup is just 2.6 points lower than the model projection.

Prediction: Tennessee State 71, Tennessee Tech 69

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 Tigers this season is 72.4 points, 2.4 more points than their implied total of 70 points in Thursday’s game.
  • Tennessee State has surpassed its implied point total for this matchup (70) five times this season.
  • The 75-point average implied total on the season for the Golden Eagles is eight more points than the team’s 67-point implied total in this matchup.
  • Tennessee Tech has scored more than 67 points in nine games on the season.

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

Tennessee State and Tennessee Tech Records ATS

ATS Record ATS Record Against 3.5+ Point Spread Over/Under Record (O-U-P)
Tigers 3-12 1-2 5-10
Golden Eagles 8-11-1 0-2 12-8

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

Last 5 Games

Tennessee State

Tennessee Tech
Date Opponent Result Score Date Opponent Result Score
2/13/2021 Eastern Kentucky Loss 93-73 2/15/2021 Eastern Kentucky Loss 83-72
2/11/2021 Morehead State Loss 79-66 2/13/2021 Eastern Illinois Win 80-67
2/6/2021 Eastern Illinois Loss 86-72 2/11/2021 SIU-Edwardsville Loss 81-63
2/4/2021 SIU-Edwardsville Loss 68-60 2/6/2021 UT Martin Loss 66-64
1/30/2021 Austin Peay Loss 71-56 2/4/2021 Southeast Missouri State Loss 68-64

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