Texas Southern vs Mount St. Mary’s March Madness Odds — First Four 2021

Posted By Staff on March 15, 2021 - Last Updated on March 16, 2021

The No. 16 seed Texas Southern Tigers (16-8) and the No. 16 seed Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers (12-10) take the court in the NCAA Tournament First Four on Thursday, beginning at 5:10 PM ET. Texas Southern is against the spread at sportsbooks.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of March 15, 2021, 4:10 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Texas Southern Betting Information

  • Texas Southern’s against the spread record this season is an even 10-10-2.
  • The Tigers and their opponents have hit the over in 11 of 22 games this season (50%).
  • The Tigers took down Prairie View A&M 80-61 and covered the spread as 3-point underdogs, while falling short of the 143 point total in their last outing on Saturday. Joirdon Karl Nichols scored a team-high 16 points in the victory.

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

Texas Southern Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Michael Weathers 22 16.5 5.2 3.5 2.2 1.1 0.8
John Walker III 22 11.9 5.4 1.2 0.6 1.1 0.2
Joirdon Karl Nicholas 24 11.3 7.0 0.8 0.6 1.2 0.0
Galen Alexander 24 10.0 4.8 1.0 1.0 0.5 1.0
Justin Hopkins 24 8.3 4.1 1.2 0.8 0.1 0.7

Mount St. Mary’s Betting Information

  • With a 12-8 record ATS this season, the Mountaineers have outplayed expectations.
  • 35% of Mount St. Mary’s 20 games this season have gone over the over/under.
  • Their last time out, the Mountaineers saw Damian Chong Qui score a team-high 21 points to lead them to a 73-68 victory over Bryant on Tuesday. They covered the spread as 6.5-point underdogs, and the teams scored 141 total points to top the 133-point over/under.

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

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Mount St. Mary’s Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Damian Chong Qui 22 15.1 4.2 5.5 0.9 0.1 1.6
Nana Opoku 22 10.3 7.0 1.2 0.4 2.0 0.3
Mezie Offurum 22 9.4 5.8 2.0 1.5 0.5 0.6
Malik Jefferson 22 8.4 8.0 0.3 0.1 0.7 0.0
Deandre Thomas 14 8.2 2.9 1.1 0.4 0.1 1.9

Total Facts

  • Texas Southern and its opponents have hit the over on Thursday’s 132 total in 19 out of 24 games (79.2%) this season.
  • In Mount St. Mary’s games this year, the competing teams combined for a higher point total than Thursday’s matchup point total in nine out of 22 matchups (40.9%).
  • The Tigers average 74.8 points per game against the Mountaineers’ 63.7, amounting to 6.5 points over the matchup’s total of 132.
  • The 132 points these two squads have combined to give up on average this season is equal to the over/under in this contest.
  • On average, the Tigers have seen a 144.5 over/under in their games this season, 12.5 more points than the over/under in this matchup.
  • Mountaineers games have an over/under of 126 points this season, six points fewer than the total points bet for this game.

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