Belmont vs SIU-Edwardsville: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 6, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 6, 2021

The Belmont Bruins (15-1) will attempt to extend a 12-game win streak when they visit the SIU-Edwardsville Cougars (7-8) on Saturday, February 6, 2021 at Vadalabene Center as heavy, 16.5-point favorites. The game airs at 1:30 PM ET. The matchup has an over/under of 149.5 points.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 6, 2021, 2:16 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Belmont Betting Information

  • The Bruins have compiled an 11-4 record against the spread this season.
  • The Bruins have an even record against the spread when favored by at least 16.5 points, going 2-2 this season.
  • Belmont and its opponents have hit the over in 10 of 15 games this season (66.7%).
  • The Bruins beat Eastern Illinois 89-61 and covered the spread as 14-point favorites, while going over the 146.5 point total in their last outing on Thursday. Ben Sheppard racked up a team-high 14 points in the victory.

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

Belmont Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Nick Muszynski 19 14.9 5.4 1.9 0.1 1.5 0.1
Luke Smith 20 13.8 2.0 3.2 2.3 0.1 2.9
Jacobi Wood 20 12.3 2.7 2.4 0.8 0.0 1.2
Ben Sheppard 17 10.8 3.9 2.3 1.0 0.2 1.5
Grayson Murphy 18 10.5 7.6 4.7 2.3 0.3 0.8

SIU-Edwardsville Betting Information

  • SIU-Edwardsville has consistently covered the spread this season with a record ATS of 9-5.
  • 28.6% of SIU-Edwardsville’s 14 games this season have reached the over/under.

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

SIU-Edwardsville Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Sidney Wilson 13 13.8 4.2 1.5 0.2 1.1 1.2
Mike Adewunmi 15 12.4 6.6 0.7 0.5 0.3 1.1
Cameron Williams 10 8.9 2.5 1.7 0.8 0.1 1.1
Shamar Wright 15 7.8 5.0 1.3 1.0 1.0 0.9
Carlos Curtis 11 7.5 4.2 2.2 0.6 0.0 0.5

Total Facts

  • Belmont’s games this season have resulted in a higher total score than Saturday’s matchup point total (149.5 points) in 62.5% of opportunities (10 out of 16 matchups).
  • In three out of SIU-Edwardsville’s 15 games this season (20%), the competing teams combined for more points than the total in Saturday’s matchup.
  • The Bruins average 84.4 points per game against the Cougars’ 67.9, totaling 2.8 points over the contest’s over/under of 149.5.
  • The 141.3 points per game these two teams allow their opponents to score on average this season are 8.2 fewer than the 149.5 over/under in this contest.
  • The Bruins have seen a 154.2 average over/under in their games this season, 4.7 points more than the over/under in this matchup.
  • The over/under for this matchup is 10.2 points more than the average over/under in Cougars games this season (139.3 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/23/2021 Belmont Belmont -17 149 -2604 +1075 Regular Season 114-62 BELMNT
1/2/2020 Belmont Belmont -23.5 145.5 N/A N/A Regular Season 79-69 SIUE

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