Montana State Bobcats vs. Idaho State Bengals Big Sky Men’s Basketball Tournament Betting Preview, Lines, Odds, Insights, and Trends for March 11, 2021

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BetMGM Jul 20, 2021, 3.36 PM
The Big Sky conference tournament continues Thursday as the No. 5 seed Montana State Bobcats (11-9) face off against the No. 4 seed Idaho State Bengals (13-10) at CenturyLink Arena, starting at 4:00 PM ET. Montana State is a 2-point favorite to move one step closer to an automatic berth in the NCAA Tournament bracket.

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Montana State vs Idaho State Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Montana State -2 -112 -109 130 -109 -113 -136 112
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Point Total Insights

  • Montana State has combined with its opponents to score over Thursday's total, 130, in 85% of its 20 games this season.
  • In 13 of 23 (56.5%) Idaho State games this season, the total points scored surpassed Thursday's 130 over/under.
  • These two squads surrender a combined 133.8 points per game, 3.8 more than this contest's over/under.
  • The Bobcats average 13.5 more points per game (74.8) than the Bengals allow (61.3).
  • The Bengals' 68.4 points per game are just 4.1 fewer points than the 72.5 the Bobcats give up.

Head to Head

Montana State vs Idaho State (Last 4 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/13/2020 Montana State -7.5 136 -360 +272 Regular Season 73-69
1/25/2020 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 75-64
2/14/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 84-76
1/26/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 104-84
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Montana State Betting Data

  • The Bobcats have gone 9-9 against the spread this season.
  • When favored by at least 2 points, the Bobcats have struggled to a 2-5 record ATS this season.
  • The Bobcats have failed to combine with their opponents to reach the over/under just 17 times in 18 games this season.
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Montana State Leaders

Bobcats Leaders
Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Amin Adamu 11 15.8 4.9 1.7 1.6 0.4 0.6
Xavier Bishop 11 15.6 3.6 4.3 0.8 0.0 1.4
Jubrile Belo 12 14.6 5.3 0.8 0.5 0.7 0.0
Borja Fernandez 12 4.2 2.8 0.8 0.3 0.1 0.5
Devin Kirby 9 2.2 2.9 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.0

Idaho State Betting Data

  • Idaho State has a losing record against the spread, going 7-10 ATS (covering only 41.2% of the time).
  • When they are at least 2-point underdogs, the Bengals have not fared well, going 2-5 against the spread.
  • Idaho State has combined with its opponents to hit the over in 0% of matchups this season (0 out of 17 contests).
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Idaho State Leaders

Bengals Leaders
Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Tarik Cool 18 12.6 3.6 2.4 0.8 0.1 1.5
Brayden Parker 18 10.5 5.6 1.2 0.7 1.1 0.4
Malik Porter 18 8.7 4.8 1.0 0.4 0.7 0.1
Austin Smellie 17 7.9 3.1 1.8 0.9 0.2 1.2
Daxton Carr 18 5.6 3.1 0.8 0.3 0.6 1.0
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