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Morehead State Eagles vs Kentucky Wildcats 11/25/2020 NCAAB Previews, Spread & Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Morehead State Eagles vs Kentucky Wildcats 11/25/2020 – The Kentucky Wildcats had a great season last year and expectations are higher as they begin their campaign this November 25, Wednesday. They will be hosting the Morehead State Eagles at the Rupp Arena located in the middle of Lexington Kentucky. The tip-off will start at 6:00 PM Eastern Time and basketball fans can watch the game through the SEC Network. For those who prefer to watch online, the live stream is made available at SofaScore. In this NCAA College Basketball matchup, the Morehead State Eagles have no chance of winning against the Kentucky Wildcats.
Morehead State Eagles
The Morehead State Eagles struggled last season finishing with a 13-19 record. In Ohio Valley Conference, the team did 7-11 and placed themselves the seventh place in the standings. The team was on a three-game losing streak before the pandemic hit. Much is now expected for returning senior James Baker to step in and be the best player on the team. The forward did 9.1 points and 4.4 rebounds last season and he is expected to put those numbers up. Not much is expected for Morehead this season but they are excited to improve on what they did last year with the leadership of head coach Preston Spradlin.
Players to watch: J. Walker G (GP 32 MIN 31.1 PTS 12.3 REB 3.7 AST 2.3 STL 1.3 BLK 0.4 TO 2.2 FG% 35.3 FT% 76.3 3PT% 25.4), D. Henson G (GP 32 MIN 25.7 PTS 10.4 REB 4.2 AST 1 STL 0.4 BLK 0.4 TO 1.1 FG% 39.5 FT% 72.3 3PT% 34), T. Claude F (GP 30 MIN 21.9 PTS 9.5 REB 6.4 AST 0.5 STL 0.5 BLK 0.6 TO 1.5 FG% 59.7 FT% 50 3PT% 0).
The Kentucky Wildcats has always been owning one of the best basketball programs in the country. They finished at the top position of the Southeastern Conference and tied with the Auburn Tigers with a 25-6 record. In their own conference is what divides them from Auburn as they are three games above with a 15-3 record. Six players from the team tried their luck to get to the NBA and three were picked in the draft. Keion Brooks is now the leader of the team and his numbers are expected to increase from averaging 4.5 points, 3.2 rebounds in 15 minutes of playing time.
Players to Watch: I. Quickley G (GP 30 MIN 33 PTS 16.1 REB 4.2 AST 1.9 STL 0.9 BLK 0.1 TO 1.6 FG% 41.6 FT% 92.3 3PT% 42.8), N. Richards F (GP 31 MIN 29.6 PTS 14 REB 7.8 AST 0.2 STL 0.1 BLK 2.1 TO 1.6 FG% 64.4 FT% 75.2 3PT% 0), T. Maxey G (GP 31 MIN 34.5 PTS 14 REB 4.3 AST 3.2 STL 0.9 BLK 0.4 TO 2.2 FG% 42.7 FT% 83.3 3PT% 29.2).
Morehead State Eagles vs Kentucky Wildcats Betting Predictions
Morehead State Eagles
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Morehead State’s last 16 games.
Kentucky is a 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Morehead State Eagles vs Kentucky Wildcats Betting Picks
It is just hard to pick against the Kentucky Wildcats with the way things are spread out in Online Betting. Expect a blowout and the Wildcats want to start off on the right foot and will keep pressing the pedal until the final seconds.
Moneyline: The ML handed to the Wildcats for this match is -4500 while the Eagles are very wide with +2250.
Spread: A huge 24 points is separating both teams across the spread with the Wildcats owning the -24 while the Eagles are very much on the other end of the stick with +24.
Total: The given total for both teams to reach is 144.5 points. The Eagles should be over and the Wildcats are under.
Score Prediction: 88-60, Wildcats win.