Missouri State Vs Belmont: College Basketball Betting Preview, Tips And Picks – February 8, 2023

Written By PlayPicks Staff on February 7, 2023

The Missouri State Bears (12-12, MVC) have a home matchup with Nick Muszynski and the Belmont Bruins (17-8, MVC) at JQH Arena on Wednesday, February 8. The game starts at 7:00 PM ET. Wednesday’s matchup between the Bears and the Bruins features a close line of Missouri State -1.5. A 136.5-point total is set for the game.

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Missouri State Vs Belmont Betting Lines

Missouri State vs Belmont Betting Information
Favorite Spread Total
Missouri State -1.5 136.5 points

Computer Picks

Spread Pick Belmont (+1.5)
Total Pick Over (136.5)

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Missouri State Vs Belmont Stat Rankings

Missouri State Avg. (Rank) Belmont Avg. (Rank)
65.7 (325th) Points Scored 75 (107th)
63.6 (35th) Points Allowed 71.1 (225th)
32.7 (224th) Rebounds 30.5 (312th)
10 (115th) Off. Rebounds 7.5 (307th)
8.4 (77th) 3pt Made 9.9 (13th)
12.3 (259th) Assists 16.2 (22nd)
13.3 (280th) Turnovers 11.5 (117th)

Missouri State Vs Belmont Betting Trends

  • The Bears have 11 wins in 23 games against the spread this season.
  • Missouri State is 6-8 as 1.5-point favorites or more.
  • The Bears have played 23 games this season, and nine of them have gone over the total.
  • Missouri State’s games have finished with more than 136.5 points eight times so far this season.
  • The over/under in this game is 136.5 points, 7.2 higher than the average total in Bears games this season.
  • Belmont has covered the spread 12 times in 24 games.
  • As 1.5-point underdogs or greater, the Bruins are 3-2 against the spread.
  • Missouri State has seen nine of its 23 games go over the point total.
  • Bruins games have gone over 136.5 points on 17 occasions this year.
  • The average total points scored in Belmont’s games this year (136.5) is 9.6 points higher than the total for this matchup.

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Missouri State Impact Players

  • Donovan Clay puts up a team-high 3.5 assists per game. He is also putting up 10.8 points and 5.7 rebounds, shooting 47.2% from the field.
  • Jonathan Mogbo totals a team-high 6.7 rebounds per contest. In addition, he’s averaging 8.5 points and 1.5 assists, shooting 56.9% from the field.
  • Chance Moore leads his squad in points per game (11.3), and also posts 3.9 rebounds and 0.6 assists. Defensively, he posts 0.8 steals and 0.5 blocked shots.
  • Dalen Ridgnal is putting up 5.8 points, 0.5 assists and 4.7 rebounds per game.
  • Alston Mason puts up 9.3 points, 1.6 rebounds and 2.2 assists per contest. At the other end, he puts up 0.7 steals and 0 blocked shots.

Belmont Impact Players

  • Ben Sheppard is putting up team highs in points (19.4 per game) and rebounds (5.2). And he is producing 3.1 assists, making 48.1% of his shots from the field and 41.5% from 3-point range, with 2.6 triples per contest.
  • Cade Tyson is putting up 13.3 points, 4.7 rebounds and 1 assists per contest, making 47.5% of his shots from the floor and 44.4% from 3-point range, with 1.7 triples per game.
  • Drew Friberg gives the Bruins 12 points, 4 rebounds and 1.3 assists per contest. He also posts 0.8 steals and 0.2 blocked shots.
  • The Bruins get 9.1 points, 2.1 rebounds and 3.2 assists per game from Ja’kobi Gillespie.
  • Even Brauns is posting 7.2 points, 4.8 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game, making 58.3% of his shots from the floor.

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