Norfolk State Spartans vs. Morgan State Bears MEAC Men’s Basketball Tournament Championship Betting Preview, Lines, Odds, Insights, and Trends for March 13, 2021

The No. 2 seed Norfolk State Spartans (15-7) are 2-point favorites to secure the MEAC Tournament Championship and an automatic berth in the NCAA Tournament bracket against the No. 3 seed Morgan State Bears (14-7) on Saturday at Norfolk Scope Arena. The matchup starts at 1:00 PM ET and airs on ESPN2.

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Norfolk State vs Morgan State Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Norfolk State -2 -110 -110 145 -106 -116 -139 115

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Point Total Insights

  • Norfolk State and its opponents have gone over the current 145 total in 12 of 22 games (54.5%) this season.
  • In 61.9% of Morgan State games this season (13/21), the total points scored was more than Saturday’s total of 145.
  • The combined points per game average of the two teams, 156, is 11 points above Saturday’s over/under.
  • The Spartans average 75.4 points per contest, only 2.3 more points than the 73.1 the Bears give up to opponents.
  • The Bears’ 80.6 points per game are 11.1 more points than the 69.5 the Spartans give up.
  • Head to Head

    Norfolk State vs Morgan State (Last 7 Games)
    Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
    2/14/2021 Morgan State -4 146.5 -186 +153 Regular Season 68-65
    2/13/2021 Morgan State -4 148.5 -185 +151 Regular Season 74-69
    1/10/2021 Norfolk State -2.5 140.5 -146 +122 Regular Season 89-85
    1/9/2021 Norfolk State -3.5 137.5 -176 +144 Regular Season 78-74
    3/5/2020 Morgan State -1 135 -119 -107 Regular Season 68-62
    2/15/2020 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 62-57
    2/23/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 75-74

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    Norfolk State Betting Data

  • The Spartans have been strong against the spread this season, earning an 11-6 record.
  • The Spartans have posted a winning record of 5-1 against the spread when the spread is -2 or higher.
  • Norfolk State and its opponents have hit the over/under in just 0 of 17 games this season (0%).
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    Norfolk State Leaders

    Spartans Leaders
    Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
    Devante Carter 13 14.9 5.4 3.8 0.8 0.5 0.4
    Kashaun Hicks 12 8.3 3.4 0.7 0.4 0.3 1.7
    Kyonze Chavis 12 7.3 3.5 2.1 1.2 0.3 0.8
    Daryl Anderson 13 6.3 2.2 0.4 0.5 0.2 1.5
    Tyrese 13 2.7 1.3 0.5 0.4 0.0 0.7

    Morgan State Betting Data

  • The Bears have a winning record against the spread, going 8-6 ATS (covering 57.1% of the time).
  • When they play as at least 2-point underdogs, the Bears have a record ATS of 4-5.
  • Morgan State and its opponents have hit the over in more than half of their matchups this year — 1 of 14 (7.1%).
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    Morgan State Leaders

    Bears Leaders
    Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
    Malik Miller 14 12.6 7.3 2.6 2.0 0.9 0.4
    Lagio Grantsaan 15 10.3 5.2 1.7 0.9 0.1 1.2
    Tahj-Malik Campbell 12 2.3 2.8 0.8 0.4 0.3 0.1
    Mohamed Camara 14 1.4 0.9 0.9 0.1 0.1 0.2
    Victor Okafor 7 0.6 0.7 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0
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