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Eastern Kentucky vs Lipscomb Pick & Preview: Thursday, January 19th Betting Odds

Colonels vs Bisons Matchup at a Glance

  • Sport: NCAAB
  • Teams: Eastern Kentucky Colonels at Lipscomb Bisons
  • Where: Nashville at Allen Arena
  • Date: Thursday, January 19th
  • Betting Odds: Eastern Kentucky +4, EKENT +150 | LIPSC -186 O/U 151.0

Colonels Preview:

Through 19 games, the Eastern Kentucky Colonels have an overall record of 12-7. So far, the Colonels have played 9 games on the road, with a record of 3-6. For the season, Eastern Kentucky has been the underdog in 11 games, sitting with a mark of 5-6. Currently, the oddsmakers have the lines set with the Colonels being +4 point underdogs.

Eastern Kentucky’s leading scorer this season is Devontae Blanton, who is averaging 15.47 points per contest. So far, Blanton has accounted for 19.13% of the team’s scoring. In addition, he is contributing 6.26 rebounds per game and 2.89 assists. Michael Moreno is the second leading scorer for the Colonels, averaging 13.11 points per game. Between him and Moreno, they are accounting for 35.3% of the team’s scoring.

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Eastern Kentucky comes into today’s matchup vs Lipscomb, looking to continue their strong offensive play, as they are averaging 79.3 points per game. Through 19 games, they have hit 41.8% of their field goal attempts. In terms of pace, the Colonels have preferred to slow the game down, ranking 234th in possessions per game.

Bisons Preview:

Lipscomb will take the floor against the Colonels with an overall record of 11-8. Currently, the Bisons have been the home team 9 times, sitting with a record of 8-1. The Bisons’ are sitting with a betting line that is -4 points in their favor. For the season, Lipscomb has been favored to win in 7 games, sitting with a mark of 4-3.

Lipscomb’s leading scorer this season is Jacob Ognacevic, who is averaging 15.95 points per contest. So far, Ognacevic has accounted for 21.01% of the team’s scoring. In addition, he is contributing 3.79 rebounds per game and 0.58 assists. Will Pruitt is the second leading scorer for the Bisons, averaging 10.61 points per game. Between him and Pruitt, they are accounting for 34.3% of the team’s scoring.

On offense, Lipscomb is scoring a rate similar to the NCAA average at 74.0 points per game. This figure has come despite struggling to knock down shots from outside. Through 19 games, they have only hit 34.4% of their 3-point field goal attempts. For the season, 41.72% of their shots have come from beyond the arc.

Free Spread Prediction: Eastern Kentucky Colonels +4

Heading into this matchup between the Lipscomb Bisons and Eastern Kentucky Colonels we have a strong lean on taking the points with Eastern Kentucky at +4. Both team’s are going to come into this game looking to get up looks from outside, as they are both average team’s in terms of 3-pointers made per game. Look for Eastern Kentucky to benefit from facing another squad looking to turn this into a 3-point shooting contest. When looking at the line, we see tremendous value in taking the Eastern Kentucky Colonels at +4. Go ahead and lock this bet in before tip-off.

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