Alcorn State vs Mississippi Valley State: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – January 16, 2021

Posted By Staff on January 16, 2021

A pair of sliding teams hit the court when the Alcorn State Braves (0-5) host the Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils (0-9) on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at 6:30 PM ET. The Delta Devils are big, 15-point underdogs as they attempt to halt a five-game losing streak against the Braves, losers of five straight. The point total is set at 152 in the matchup.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of January 16, 2021, 1:18 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Alcorn State Betting Information

  • The Braves have played to a 3-2 record against the spread this season.
  • 4 of 5 Alcorn State games this season (80%) 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.

Alcorn State Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Troymain Crosby 4 18.5 3.3 0.3 0.5 0.0 0.5
Tyree Corbett 6 12.7 6.7 0.2 1.0 0.2 1.2
Kurk Lee 3 12.0 2.0 2.3 0.0 0.0 1.7
David Pierce III 6 7.8 2.0 0.3 0.5 0.0 1.2
Oddyst Walker 4 7.5 2.5 0.0 1.0 0.5 0.5

Mississippi Valley State Betting Information

  • Mississippi Valley State has generally come up short ATS this season, with a 2-7 record.
  • Mississippi Valley State and its opponents have typically not covered the over/under this season, only claiming the over in 33.3% (3) of their nine games played.
  • In their last game, the Delta Devils got a team-high 14 points from Devin Gordon in a 92-52 loss to UAPB on Saturday. They failed to covered the spread as 11.5-point underdogs, and the teams combined to score 144 points to fall short of the 145 point total.

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

Mississippi Valley State Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Kam’Ron Cunningham 7 12.9 3.7 1.1 0.6 0.6 2.4
Devin Gordon 9 12.3 4.0 1.3 0.4 0.1 2.6
Terry Collins 7 12.1 4.1 1.7 1.9 0.4 2.4
Caleb Hunter 10 10.5 3.6 2.8 1.1 0.3 1.9
Treylan Smith 10 8.5 2.6 1.7 0.9 0.6 1.5

Total Facts

  • Alcorn State’s games this year have gone over the point total for Saturday’s matchup (152 points) in two out of five opportunities (40% of matchups).
  • In 44.4% of Mississippi Valley State’s games this season (4 of 9), the total points scored was greater than Saturday’s 152-point over/under.
  • The point total for the contest of 152 is 33.5 points more than the combined points per game averages for the Braves (62.8 points per game) and the Delta Devils (55.7 points per game).
  • This matchup’s point total is 39.2 fewer points than the 191.2 these two teams combine to allow per game in 2020-21.
  • This season, the average total for Braves games is 154.4 points, 2.4 more than the over/under of 152 points for this contest.
  • A difference of 3.2 points separates the average total points bet in Delta Devils games (155.2 points) and this contest’s over/under (152 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/15/2020 N/A Alcorn State N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 92-88 ALCORN
1/18/2020 N/A Mississippi Valley State N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 105-73 ALCORN
2/16/2019 N/A Mississippi Valley State N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 76-68 MS VAL
1/19/2019 N/A Alcorn State N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 63-57 ALCORN

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