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Mississippi State Bulldogs vs Kentucky Wildcats 2/4/2020 Spread, Game Analysis and Odds

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Mississippi State Bulldogs vs Kentucky Wildcats 2/4/2020 Spread, Game Analysis and Odds

Mississippi State Bulldogs vs Kentucky Wildcats 2/4/2020 – The Kentucky Wildcats just got their four-game winning streak snapped and they are itching to get into winning form once again. They are glad to be hosting this next game at the Rupp Arena in Central Bank Center in Lexington, Kentucky where they will be battling the Mississippi State Bulldogs on Tuesday, February 4 at 9:00 pm Eastern Time. ESPN is the official broadcast sponsor for this game while SofaScore is the site to catch the online live stream. It is seen by Best Basketball Game that the Wildcats will hold court over the Bulldogs.

Mississippi State Bulldogs vs Kentucky Wildcats 2/4/2020

When: Tuesday, February 4, 9:00 PM ET
Where: Rupp Arena at Central Bank Center, Lexington, Kentucky
TV: ESPN
Stream: Sofascore

Mississippi State Bulldogs vs Kentucky Wildcats 2/4/2020

Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Mississippi State Bulldogs +6 (-110) 138.5 o (-110) +235
Kentucky Wildcats -6 (-110) 138.5 u (-110) -284
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Mississippi State Bulldogs

Mississippi State Bulldogs have won back-to-back games by defeating the Florida Gators and the latest was against the Tennessee Volunteers by 13 points. Prior to tasting defeat against the Oklahoma Sooners, This team made a good comeback from a three-game skid with a three-game winning streak. This team gives credit to Perry who has been a consistent double-double machine doing 17.2 points and 10 rebounds a night. Carter and Weatherspoon are good wing players that help compliment the game of Perry. In their next game, they need some role players to step up in the production and catch the Wildcats by surprise.

Players to watch: R. Perry F (21 GP 29.6 MIN 17.2 PTS 10 REB 2.3 AST 1 STL 1 BLK 2.5 TO 51.6 FG% 75 FT% 31.5 3P%), T. Carter G (21 GP 30.1 MIN 13.3 PTS 2.5 REB 3.4 AST 1.2 STL 0.2 BLK 1.9 TO 36.4 FG% 86.8 FT% 31.1 3P%), N. Weatherspoon G (11 GP 29.2 MIN 12.2 PTS 3.7 REB 4.5 AST 1.1 STL 0.5 BLK 2.5 TO 42.7 FG% 82.4 FT% 20 3P%).

Kentucky Wildcats

The Kentucky Wildcats are rolling winning eight of their last ten games. They are coming off a tough 9-point loss against the Auburn Tigers and prior to that, they are on a four-game winning streak and that included an overtime victory over the Texas Tech Raiders. Quickley and Richards have been the best scorers for the team but Tyrese Maxey has been the talent that most NBA scouts are coming to watch. Maxey averages 13.6 points, 4.1 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game. Look for this team to rely on these three players to key in the victory at their own court.

Players to watch: I. Quickley G (20 GP 31.7 MIN 14.3 PTS 4.3 REB 1.9 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 1.5 TO 40.9 FG% 91.3 FT% 40 3P%), N. Richards F (21 GP 29.5 MIN 14 PTS 8.2 REB 0.3 AST 0.1 STL 2.3 BLK 1.5 TO 65.9 FG% 72.5 FT% 0 3P%), T. Maxey G (21 GP 33.5 MIN 13.6 PTS 4.1 REB 2.9 AST 0.7 STL 0.4 BLK 2.3 TO 42.5 FG% 82.2 FT% 31.2 3P%).

Mississippi State Bulldogs vs Kentucky Wildcats Betting Predictions

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Mississippi State Bulldogs

Mississippi State is 7-0 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Mississippi State’s last 5 games.
Bulldogs are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games.
Mississippi State is 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games against Kentucky.
Bulldogs are 0-10 SU in their last 10 games against Kentucky.

Kentucky Wildcats

Kentucky is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Kentucky’s last 11 games.
Wildcats are 8-2 SU in their last 10 games.
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Kentucky’s last 13 games against Mississippi State.
Kentucky is 11-0 SU in their last 11 games at home.

Mississippi State Bulldogs vs Kentucky Wildcats Betting Picks

The Wildcats have an impressive 12-1 record at the Rupp Arena and it is easy for Online Sports Betting to pick them as the much-favored team to win over the Bulldogs. Mississippi State is a talented team but against the Wildcats, being top-heavy could be a big weakness for the team.

Moneyline: Wildcats are at -284 on the ML at home while the Bulldogs are on the short end with +235.

Spread: It is a fair six points across the spread between the Bulldogs and the Wildcats. It is Mississippi at +6 while Kentucky is at -6.

Total: 138.5 is the estimated total for this game with the Wildcats predicted to go under while Bulldogs are over.

Score Prediction: 75-67, Wildcats.