North Dakota State vs UMKC: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – January 29, 2021

Posted By Staff on January 29, 2021

Summit opponents square off when the North Dakota State Bison visit the UMKC Kangaroos at Swinney Recreation Center, beginning at 8:00 PM ET on Friday, January 29. The Kangaroos are  underdogs in the game, the first matchup between the squads this season. The matchup has an over/under set at points.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of January 29, 2021, 2:15 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

North Dakota State Betting Information

  • North Dakota State has put together a 10-5 record against the spread this season.
  • When favored by at least 2 points, the Bison are 5-3 against the spread this season.
  • The Bison and their opponents have gone over the set total in only 7 of 15 games this season (46.7%).

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

North Dakota State Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Rocky Kreuser 16 15.6 7.0 1.6 0.5 0.6 1.9
Tyree Eady 15 11.3 6.5 1.7 0.5 0.3 1.1
Sam Griesel 16 10.8 6.3 3.3 1.0 0.3 0.6
Maleeck Harden-Hayes 13 9.8 4.8 0.6 0.3 0.0 1.0
Jarius Cook 16 8.9 3.1 0.8 0.4 0.2 1.4

UMKC Betting Information

  • With a 4-3-1 record ATS this season, UMKC has outplayed expectations.
  • When playing as at least a 2-point underdog, the Kangaroos often fail to meet expectations with only a 0-1 record against the spread.
  • UMKC has hit the over in 3 games this season, 50% of the 8 games they have played this season.

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

UMKC Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Brandon McKissic 12 16.8 3.8 3.3 1.3 0.1 1.6
Josiah Allick 15 15.3 6.3 1.0 1.1 0.4 0.9
Marvin Nesbitt Jr. 8 10.8 7.0 2.1 2.1 0.9 0.5
Franck Kamgain 15 7.6 2.1 2.1 1.3 0.2 1.3
Hidde Roessink 5 7.6 4.0 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.8

Total Facts

  • North Dakota State’s games this year have resulted in a higher total score than Friday’s matchup total (124.5 points) in 73.3% of opportunities (11 out of 15 matchups).
  • In seven out of UMKC’s 10 games this year (70%), the competing teams scored more points than the total in Friday’s matchup.
  • The Bison average 68.1 points per game against the Kangaroos’ 75, totaling 18.6 points over the matchup’s total of 124.5.
  • The 134.8 points per game these two teams allow to opponents on average this season are 10.3 more than the 124.5 over/under in this contest.
  • The Bison have seen a 133.9 average over/under in their games this season, 9.4 points more than the over/under in this matchup.
  • The over/under for this matchup is 19.4 points fewer than the average over/under in Kangaroos games this season (143.9 points).

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