OVC opponents meet when the Eastern Kentucky Colonels (15-6) visit the Southeast Missouri State Redhawks (8-11) at Show Me Center, tipping off at 3:00 PM ET on Monday, February 22, 2021. The Redhawks are 5-point underdogs in the game, the second matchup between the teams this season. The matchup has an over/under set at 151.5 points.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 22, 2021, 1:19 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Best Betting Odds

Computer Picks

Pick ATS:
Redhawks (+5)

The model and DraftKings both have the Colonels taking home the win, but the model has them winning by slightly less (2.6 points). Lean towards taking the Redhawks.

Pick OU:
Under (151.5)

The DraftKings point total for this matchup is just 3.0 points highter than the model projection.

Prediction: Eastern Kentucky 76, Southeast Missouri State 73

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 Colonels this season is 79.5 points, 1.5 more points than their implied total of 78 points in Monday’s game.
  • Eastern Kentucky has scored more than its implied point total in this matchup (78) 15 times this season.
  • The 71.4-point average implied total on the season for the Redhawks is 1.6 fewer points than the team’s 73-point implied total in this matchup.
  • Southeast Missouri State has put up more than 73 points six times this season.

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

Eastern Kentucky and Southeast Missouri State Records ATS

ATS Record ATS Record Against 5+ Point Spread Over/Under Record (O-U-P)
Colonels 10-8 5-5 13-4-1
Redhawks 8-9-2 0-2 10-9

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

Last 5 Games

Eastern Kentucky

Southeast Missouri State
Date Opponent Result Score Date Opponent Result Score
2/20/2021 Southeast Missouri State Loss 94-72 2/20/2021 Eastern Kentucky Win 94-72
2/18/2021 UT Martin Win 89-72 2/16/2021 Austin Peay Win 84-81
2/15/2021 Tennessee Tech Win 83-72 2/13/2021 Austin Peay Loss 78-63
2/13/2021 Tennessee State Win 93-73 2/12/2021 Murray State Loss 80-60
2/11/2021 Belmont Loss 92-74 2/6/2021 Jacksonville State Loss 66-54

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