Chicago State Cougars vs IUPUI Jaguars 12/16/2021 Predictions, Preview and Spread
Chicago State Cougars vs IUPUI Jaguars 12/16/2021 – The Chicago State Cougars will take on the IUPUI Jaguars in an exciting NCAA basketball game from Indiana Farmers Coliseum in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Cougars are one of those struggling teams in the Western Athletic Conference and they enter this game riding a two-game losing skid. The IUPUI Jaguars are worse than the Cougars as they sit at the bottom of the Horizon Conference with a terrible record. The Jaguars will enter this game riding a three-game losing skid. The basketball betting odds have predicted a winner for this game based on the odds and betting trends.
Chicago State Cougars vs IUPUI Jaguars 12/16/2021
|When:||Thursday, December 16, 7:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Indiana Farmers Coliseum, Indianapolis, Indiana|
|Chicago State Cougars||+3.5 (-110)||124 o (-110)||+110|
|IUPUI Jaguars||-3.5 (-110)||124 u (-110)||-154|
Back on the road. Time to get after it.
— Chicago State Men's Basketball (@ChicagoStateMBB) December 16, 2021
Chicago State Cougars
The Cougars dropped to 3-7 on the season after losing to the Northern Illinois Huskies on Monday. The Cougars scored 59 and gave up 70 in return. Chicago was unable to do much with their struggling offense scoring at just 37.5 percent. Brandon Betson was the bright stop for his team with 13 points. The Cougars are behind UTRGV and are holding the same record as the Sam Houston State Bearkats. Chicago has plenty of room for improvement from the offensive and defensive end.
Players to watch: B. Betson G (GP 10, MIN 34.7, PTS 15.1, REB 2.2, AST 3.4, STL 1.2, BLK 0.2, TO 3.7, FG% 40.6, FT% 82.6, 3P% 36.9), J. Corbett G (GP 10, MIN 30.9, PTS 11.4, REB 7, AST 0.4, STL 0.7, BLK 0.5, TO 1.2, FG% 43.6, FT% 65.4, 3P% 40.5), B. Johnson G (GP 6, MIN 22.5, PTS 8.8, REB 3.2, AST 0.3, STL 0, BLK 0.5, TO 0.5, FG% 40.5, FT% 81.8, 3P% 37).
The Jaguars are 0-2 in their conference play and are 1-8 with their overall performance. The Jaguars have struggled to make ends meet against most of their opponents. In their last game, they gave up 70 points to the Tennessee State Tigers and scored only 44 in return. The Jaguars have a weak offense that is reaching an average of only 49.4 points per game. From the defensive end, they are giving up 62.4 points per game. BJ Maxwell is the only player averaging in double figures reaching an average of 12.5 points per game.
Players to watch: B.J. Maxwell G (GP 8, MIN 31.9, PTS 12.5, REB 5.4, AST 0.4, STL 0.9, BLK 0.6, TO 2.5, FG% 34.7, FT% 78.6, 3P% 19.5), K. Pruitt G (GP 9, MIN 27.9, PTS 5, REB 3.2, AST 1.8, STL 1, BLK 0.4, TO 3.2, FG% 41.9, FT% 71.4, 3P% 28.6), B. Harvey G (GP 8, MIN 19.4, PTS 4.8, REB 2.8, AST 0.9, STL 0.4, BLK 0, TO 0.8, FG% 30.2, FT% 66.7, 3P% 37).
Chicago State Cougars vs IUPUI Jaguars Betting Predictions
Chicago State Cougars
Chicago State are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Cougars are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games.
Chicago State are 4-11 SU in their last 15 games against IUPUI.
Chicago State are 0-10 SU in their last 10 games on the road.
Cougars are 0-7 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against IUPUI.
IUPUI are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of IUPUI’s last 8 games.
Jaguars are 1-10 SU in their last 11 games.
IUPUI are 6-14 SU in their last 20 games at home.
IUPUI are 7-0 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Chicago State.
Chicago State Cougars vs IUPUI Jaguars Betting Picks
Summary: Both teams are weak with their overall performance, but the Cougars are slightly better than the Jaguars and they hold the upper hand in this game. The online basketball betting websites have predicted a win for the Cougars.
Moneyline: The ML for the Cougars is +110 and the ML for the Jaguars is -154.
ATS: A spread of +3.5 (-110) is out for the Cougars and a spread of -3.5 (-110) is out for the Jaguars.
Totals: Look for the total to go over 124 (-110) for Chicago and Under 124 (-110) for the Jaguars.
Score Prediction: 71-64, Chicago State Cougars win.