Akron vs Eastern Michigan: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – January 26, 2021

Posted By Staff on January 26, 2021

The Akron Zips will look to extend a four-game winning streak when they host the Eastern Michigan Eagles on Tuesday, January 26 at James A. Rhodes Arena as heavy,  favorites. The matchup airs at 7:30 PM ET on ESPN3. The point total is set at in the matchup.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of January 26, 2021, 2:17 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Akron Betting Information

  • Akron has a 4-3 record ATS this year.
  • Only 3 of 7 Akron games this season (42.9%) resulted in a total more than the contest’s over/under.

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

Akron Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Loren Cristian Jackson 11 22.0 2.5 7.1 0.8 0.1 3.0
Bryan Trimble Jr. 11 11.8 1.8 0.5 1.1 0.1 3.2
Enrique Freeman 11 9.0 9.5 0.3 0.5 1.5 0.0
Maishe Dailey 11 7.5 3.9 1.5 0.5 0.1 1.3
Ali Ali 11 7.0 3.6 1.6 0.4 0.3 1.0

Eastern Michigan Betting Information

  • Eastern Michigan holds a losing record ATS this season, covering two times and failing to cover four times.
  • Two of the Eagles six games (33.3%) this season have failed to hit the over on the point total.

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

Eastern Michigan Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Yeikson Montero 10 13.7 7.3 1.1 2.2 0.2 1.7
Bryce McBride 10 13.2 2.2 2.9 2.0 0.2 1.3
Ty Groce 10 12.3 5.4 2.3 1.3 1.3 0.5
Drew Lowder 9 9.0 1.9 1.9 1.1 0.0 1.8
Miles Gibson 10 7.4 4.9 0.4 0.8 0.1 0.4

Total Facts

  • Akron’s games this year have resulted in a higher total score than Tuesday’s matchup point total (143 points) in 66.7% of opportunities (six out of nine matchups).
  • In Eastern Michigan’s games this season, the competing teams added up to a higher point total than Tuesday’s matchup total in five out of nine matchups (55.6%).
  • Together, the two teams combine for 150.3 points per game, 7.3 points more than the over/under of 143 for this matchup.
  • The 145.5 points per game these two teams allow to opponents on average this season are 2.5 more than the 143 over/under in this contest.
  • The Zips have seen a 149.9 average over/under in their games this season, 6.9 points more than the over/under in this contest.
  • The over/under for this game is 2.9 points fewer than the average over/under in Eagles games this season (145.9 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/9/2021 Akron Eastern Michigan -5.5 143.5 -245 +195 Regular Season 71-59 E MICH
2/8/2020 Akron Akron -13 133 -1250 +685 Regular Season 59-58 AKRON
1/4/2020 Akron Eastern Michigan -3 130.5 -159 +130 Regular Season 69-45 AKRON
1/15/2019 N/A Akron N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 51-49 AKRON

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