Belmont Bruins vs Morehead State Eagles 2/20/2020 Odds, Predictions and Spread
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Belmont Bruins vs Morehead State Eagles 2/20/2020 – The Belmont Bruins are on a six-game winning streak and they will put that on the line when they visit the Morehead State Eagles at the Ellis T. Johnson Arena in Morehead, Kentucky. ESPN+ is the official broadcaster for this game and they are will be airing the game live at 7:00 pm Eastern Time with SofaScore taking care of the online live stream. In this match, Morehead State is coming in as the huge underdogs against the Bruins as seen by Bet Basketball Game and they will be ending the night with a four-game losing streak.
Belmont Bruins vs Morehead State Eagles 2/20/2020
Belmont Bruins are currently sitting at the third place in the Ohio Valley Conference with a 20-7 record and they are just a game behind the tied leaders, Austin Peay Governors and Murray State Racers. On the road, they are getting some success and they won eight of their thirteen matches. Kunkel is the teams leading scorer with 17 points along with 2.8 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game. Muszynski does 15.5 points and 6.7 rebounds per game while Scanlon contributes 12.4 points, 4.7 rebounds and 2.9 assists a night.
Players to watch: A. Kunkel G (27 GP 29.7 MIN 17 PTS 2.8 REB 2.5 AST 0.9 STL 0.2 BLK 1.8 TO 44 FG% 84.8 FT% 39.4 3PT%), N. Muszynski C (27 GP 26 MIN 15.5 PTS 6.7 REB 1.9 AST 0.4 STL 1.6 BLK 1.9 TO 58.9 FG% 62.2 FT% 34.1 3PT%), T. Scanlon F (27 GP 30.3 MIN 12.4 PTS 4.7 REB 2.9 AST 1.1 STL 0.1 BLK 1.8 TO 51.2 FG% 85.3 FT% 39.8 3PT%).
Morehead State Eagles
The Morehead State Eagles sit in the middle of the Ohio Valley Conference with a 12-15 record. They have their best chances to take a game as this team defended their home court at the Ellis T. Johnson Arena ten out of thirteen times. This team has been struggling as they lost three straight games and they were on a three-game winning streak before that. In their last ten games, this team just won three games. Walker is doing 12.9 points per night along with 3.8 rebounds and 2.4 assists while Henson gets him some help with 10.6 points and 3.9 rebounds per game.
Players to watch: J. Walker G (27 GP 31.6 MIN 12.9 PTS 3.8 REB 2.4 AST 1.3 STL 0.3 BLK 2.1 TO 35.8 FG% 77.5 FT% 24.8 3PT%), D. Henson G (27 GP 25.3 MIN 10.6 PTS 3.9 REB 1.1 AST 0.4 STL 0.4 BLK 1.1 TO 41.4 FG% 71.8 FT% 37.9 3PT%). T. Claude F (25 GP 20.7 MIN 9.2 PTS 6.4 REB 0.6 AST 0.4 STL 0.6 BLK 1.4 TO 58.4 FG% 50 FT% 0 3PT%).
Belmont Bruins vs Morehead State Eagles Betting Predictions
Belmont is 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games.
Morehead State Eagles
Morehead State is 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Belmont Bruins vs Morehead State Eagles Betting Picks
The Morehead State Eagles are seen by Online Sports Betting as the team that will lose this game and it will be a long night at home. The Bruins are just too much for them to handle especially that they are taking care of their record right now heading to March Madness.
Moneyline: Bruins own a -800 on the road while the Eagles are given the ML of +550 if they win at home.
Spread: A very wide 10.5 points separating both teams across the spread. The Bruins own the -10.5 while the Eagles are at +10.5.
Total: 144 points across the spread for this game with the Bruins going over while the Eagles are under.
Score Prediction: 82-70, Bruins win.