South Alabama vs Appalachian State: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – January 15, 2021

Posted By Staff on January 15, 2021

The South Alabama Jaguars are slightly favored () to extend a three-game home win streak when they host the Appalachian State Mountaineers on Friday, January 15 at 7:00 PM ET. The matchup has an over/under set at  points.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of January 15, 2021, 2:16 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

South Alabama Betting Information

  • South Alabama has managed to cover the spread in less than half its games this season, putting together a record of 0-5 against the spread.
  • The Jaguars have a losing record against the spread when favored by at least 3 points, going 0-4 this season.
  • 4 of 5 South Alabama games this season (80%) resulted in a total greater than the contest’s over/under.

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

South Alabama Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Michael Flowers 13 21.2 4.0 3.5 1.7 0.1 3.1
Tyreke Locure 11 13.5 5.2 3.0 2.8 0.2 2.0
David Walker 6 10.8 2.7 0.3 0.5 0.0 0.8
John Pettway 13 10.2 2.7 1.7 1.5 0.1 0.0
Kayo Goncalves 13 10.2 5.8 0.7 0.8 0.7 2.8

Appalachian State Betting Information

  • With a 4-1-1 record ATS this season, the Mountaineers have topped expectations.
  • The Mountaineers earn a 1-0 record against the spread this season when they enter a game as at least a 3-point underdog.
  • Four of Appalachian State’s six games (66.7%) this season haven’t covered the over/under.

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

Appalachian State Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Adrian Delph 13 12.0 3.2 1.6 1.2 0.4 2.1
Donovan Gregory 13 11.7 4.8 2.2 1.5 0.4 0.2
Michael Almonacy 13 10.0 4.0 2.5 1.2 0.2 2.0
Kendall Lewis 9 9.9 4.0 1.4 1.2 0.7 0.6
James Lewis 13 8.5 4.3 0.2 0.3 0.9 0.0

Total Facts

  • South Alabama’s games this year have resulted in a higher total score than Friday’s matchup over/under (134.5 points) in 80% of opportunities (eight out of 10 matchups).
  • In four out of Appalachian State’s 10 games this year (40%), the competing teams combined for a higher point total than the total in Friday’s matchup.
  • The point total for the matchup of 134.5 is 21.2 points fewer than the combined points per game averages for the Jaguars (82.1 points per game) and the Mountaineers (73.6 points per game).
  • This game’s total is 1.0 fewer point than the 133.5 these two teams combine to give up per game in 2020-21.
  • This season, the average total for Jaguars games is 157.5 points, 23.0 more than the over/under of 134.5 points for this contest.
  • A difference of 2.8 points separates this game’s over/under (134.5 points) and the average total points bet in Mountaineers games (131.7 points) this season.

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/20/2020 Appalachian State Appalachian State -2.5 132.5 -149 +120 Regular Season 78-70 S ALA
12/19/2019 South Alabama South Alabama -5 140 -223 +177 Regular Season 81-71 APP ST
3/9/2019 N/A Appalachian State N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 78-71 S ALA
1/3/2019 N/A South Alabama N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 79-73 S ALA

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