Southern Utah vs Sacramento State: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 20, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 20, 2021

The Southern Utah Thunderbirds (13-3) will try to build on a four-game win streak when they host the Sacramento State Hornets (7-6) on Saturday, February 20, 2021 at America First Events Center as 7.5-point favorites. The contest airs at 2:00 PM ET. The over/under is 144 for the matchup.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 20, 2021, 2:18 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Southern Utah Betting Information

  • Southern Utah is over .500 against the spread this season with a record of 7-3.
  • The Thunderbirds have an even record against the spread when favored by at least 7.5 points, going 1-1 this season.
  • 8 of 10 Southern Utah games this season (80%) resulted in a total more than the contest’s over/under.
  • The Thunderbirds won 88-69 over the Hornets when they met on Thursday. Tevian Jones scored 24 points for the Thunderbirds, while Christian Terrell led the Hornets with 18. The Thunderbirds covered the 6.5-point spread, and the game went over the 141 over/under set for the matchup.

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

Southern Utah Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Tevian Jones 17 17.8 4.1 1.1 0.6 0.0 2.6
Maizen Fausett 16 13.6 6.3 0.9 0.7 0.4 1.3
John Knight III 16 11.7 4.4 4.4 1.4 0.7 0.2
Dre Marin 17 11.0 4.1 2.9 1.1 0.0 2.1
Harrison Butler 17 9.6 5.0 1.2 0.7 0.3 0.6

Sacramento State Betting Information

  • With a 6-4 record ATS this season, Sacramento State has outperformed expectations.
  • For the second time this season, the Hornets are at least a 7.5-point underdog, where they have a record of 1-0 against the spread.
  • 40% of Sacramento State’s 10 games this season have fell below the over/under.
  • The Hornets fell victim to the Thunderbirds 88-69 on Thursday in each team’s last contest. Terrell led the Hornets with 18 points, while Jones scored 24 points to lead the Thunderbirds. The Thunderbirds covered the 6.5-point line, and the game went over the 141-point over/under.

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

Sacramento State Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Ethan Esposito 14 17.6 7.4 1.9 0.9 0.1 0.4
Bryce Fowler 14 13.0 3.6 4.0 1.6 0.3 0.9
Christian Terrell 10 12.5 4.5 2.0 1.7 0.1 1.3
William FitzPatrick 12 10.8 3.0 1.0 0.4 0.1 2.9
Brandon Davis 11 6.7 2.6 3.5 1.5 0.3 1.0

Total Facts

  • Southern Utah’s games this year have resulted in a higher total score than Saturday’s matchup total (144 points) in 81.2% of opportunities (13 out of 16 matchups).
  • In six out of Sacramento State’s 13 games this year (46.2%), the competing teams combined for more points than the point total in Saturday’s matchup.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 160.1 points per game, 16.1 points more than the over/under of 144 for this game.
  • The 139.5 points per game these two teams allow their opponents to score on average this season are 4.5 fewer than the 144 over/under in this contest.
  • On average, the Thunderbirds have seen a 155.5 over/under in their games this season, 11.5 more points than the over/under in this contest.
  • A difference of 0.2 points separates the average total points bet in Hornets games (144.2 points) and this contest’s over/under (144 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/18/2021 Southern Utah Southern Utah -6.5 141 -290 +228 Regular Season 88-69 S UTAH
2/13/2020 Southern Utah Sacramento State -1 122.5 -118 -105 Regular Season 70-55 SAC ST
1/18/2020 N/A Southern Utah N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 74-49 S UTAH
2/14/2019 N/A Sacramento State N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 84-73 SAC ST
1/19/2019 N/A Southern Utah N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 76-71 S UTAH

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