Eastern Washington vs Idaho State: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – March 5, 2021

Posted By Staff on March 5, 2021

The Eastern Washington Eagles (12-7) are at home in Big Sky action against the Idaho State Bengals (13-9) on Friday, March 5, 2021 at 3:05 PM ET. The Eagles are double-digit favorites by 12.5 points in the game, the second matchup between the squads this season. The matchup has a point total of 145.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of March 5, 2021, 2:16 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Eastern Washington Betting Information

  • Eastern Washington has compiled a 12-6 record against the spread this season.
  • The Eagles are 1-2 against the spread this season when they are at least a 12.5-point favorite.
  • In 66.7% of its games this season (12/18), Eastern Washington and its opponents have outscored the set over/under.
  • The Bengals took down the Eagles 68-63 when these teams met on Wednesday. Tanner Groves led the Eagles with 19 points, while Robert Ford scored 17 points to lead the Bengals. The Bengals covered the 13.5-point spread in the matchup, and the game’s 131 total points went under the 148 set for the over/under.

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

Eastern Washington Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Tanner Groves 19 16.8 8.1 1.4 0.3 1.0 0.7
Kim Aiken Jr. 19 12.4 8.1 2.1 1.3 0.9 1.5
Tyler Robertson 18 11.4 3.8 3.1 0.7 0.1 1.6
Michael Meadows 14 10.9 1.9 2.3 0.6 0.1 0.8
Jacob Davison 17 10.7 2.5 1.5 0.6 0.4 1.6

Idaho State Betting Information

  • With a 9-8 record ATS this season, the Bengals have outplayed expectations.
  • The Bengals and their opponents have often failed to hit the over this season, doing so in 23.5% (4) of their 17 games played.
  • The Eagles fell to the Bengals 68-63 on Wednesday in each team’s last outing. Ford led the Bengals with 17 points, while Groves scored 19 points to lead the Eagles. The Bengals covered the 13.5-point spread in the matchup, and the game went under the 148-point over/under.

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

Idaho State Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Tarik Cool 22 13.7 3.5 2.5 0.7 0.0 1.6
Robert Ford III 22 11.3 7.2 3.3 1.2 0.2 1.5
Brayden Parker 22 10.7 5.6 1.4 0.7 1.2 0.4
Austin Smellie 22 8.4 3.4 1.5 0.8 0.1 1.3
Malik Porter 22 8.2 4.7 0.9 0.5 1.0 0.0

Total Facts

  • In Eastern Washington’s matchups this season, the Eagles and their opponents have exceeded Friday’s total of 145 points 11 times (57.9% of opportunities).
  • In Idaho State’s games this year, the competing teams combined for a higher point total than Friday’s matchup over/under in two out of 22 matchups (9.1%).
  • The total for the game of 145 is 3.2 points fewer than the combined points per game averages for the Eagles (79.5 points per game) and the Bengals (68.7 points per game).
  • The 132.8 points per game these two teams surrender to opponents on average this season are 12.2 fewer than the 145 total in this contest.
  • On average, the Eagles have seen a 151.6 over/under in their games this season, 6.6 more points than the over/under in this contest.
  • A difference of 15.6 points separates this matchup’s over/under (145 points) and the average total points bet in Bengals games (129.4 points) this season.

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
3/3/2021 Eastern Washington Eastern Washington -13.5 148 -1164 +691 Regular Season 68-63 ID ST
3/5/2020 Eastern Washington Eastern Washington -13.5 152 -1204 +711 Regular Season 100-75 E WASH
12/30/2019 Eastern Washington Idaho State -7.5 153 -345 +267 Regular Season 75-69 ID ST
3/7/2019 N/A Idaho State N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 91-62 E WASH
12/31/2018 N/A Eastern Washington N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 65-55 E WASH

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