Texas Southern Tigers vs. Alcorn State Braves SWAC Men’s Basketball Tournament Betting Preview, Lines, Odds, Insights, and Trends for March 11, 2021

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BetMGM Sep 23, 2021, 8:03 PM

The SWAC conference tournament continues Thursday as the No. 3 seed Texas Southern Tigers (13-8) face off against the No. 6 seed Alcorn State Braves (6-12) at Bartow Arena, tipping off at 3:00 PM ET on ESPN3. Texas Southern is a 9-point favorite to move one step closer to an automatic berth in the NCAA Tournament bracket.

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Texas Southern vs Alcorn State Betting Information
FavoriteSpreadFavorite Spread OddsUnderdog Spread OddsTotalOver Total OddsUnder Total OddsFavorite MoneylineUnderdog Moneyline
Texas Southern-9-110-110145-114-108-480350

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Point Total Insights

  • Texas Southern and its opponents have gone over the current 145 total in 13 of 21 games (61.9%) this season.
  • In 44.4% of Alcorn State games this season (8/18), the total points scored was more than Thursday's over/under of 145.
  • The two teams combine to score 140.7 points per game, 4.3 less than the over/under in this contest.
  • The Tigers score just 1.5 fewer points per game (74) than the Braves give up (75.5).
  • The Braves' 66.7 points per game are only 3.5 fewer points than the 70.2 the Tigers allow to opponents.
  • Head to Head

    Texas Southern vs Alcorn State (Last 5 Games)
    DateFavoriteSpreadTotalFavorite MoneylineUnderdog MoneylineGame TypeResult
    3/4/2021Texas Southern-12145.5-910+575Regular Season80-78
    3/7/2020Texas Southern-1153.5-116-107Regular Season90-75
    1/6/2020Texas Southern-10.5146.5-625+447Regular Season95-80
    3/7/2019N/AN/AN/AN/AN/ARegular Season99-72
    1/5/2019N/AN/AN/AN/AN/ARegular Season87-70

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    Texas Southern Betting Data

  • The Tigers have been strong against the spread this season, earning a 12-5 record.
  • The Tigers fare well when favored by at least 9 points, posting a 2-0 record against the spread.
  • In 2 of 17 (11.8%) contests this season, Texas Southern and its opponents have hit the over.
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    Texas Southern Leaders

    Tigers Leaders
    NameGPPTSREBASSTSTLBLK3PM
    Justin Hopkins146.73.50.90.60.10.6
    Yahuza Rasas146.55.60.60.50.30.3
    John Jones134.10.90.80.20.00.8
    Chris Baldwin73.03.10.70.00.30.1
    Ashton McClelland72.00.70.10.30.00.3

    Alcorn State Betting Data

  • Alcorn State has failed to cover the spread in more than half of its games, going 7-8 ATS.
  • The Braves have gone 0-0 against the spread when they are at least a 9-point underdog.
  • The Braves and their opponents have hit the over in half of their matchups this year -- 0 of 15.
  • Place a bet on the Alcorn State Braves to win the SWAC conference at the BetMGM online sportsbook.

    Alcorn State Leaders

    Braves Leaders
    NameGPPTSREBASSTSTLBLK3PM
    Troymain Crosby1118.54.70.70.70.00.5
    Anthony Fairley114.04.50.50.50.70.0
    Arne Morris82.40.30.30.90.00.3
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