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Southeast Missouri State Redhawks vs Ohio State Buckeyes 12/17/2019 Picks, Odds and Spread

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Southeast Missouri State Redhawks vs Ohio State Buckeyes 12-17-2019 Picks Odds and Spread

Southeast Missouri State Redhawks vs Ohio State Buckeyes 12/17/2019 –ย The Southeastern Missouri St. Redhawks are currently at 3-7 for the season and have lost their last three games. They will be paying the Ohio State Buckeyes who are on a roll losing only once in their first ten games. This game will be held at the Value City Arena in Columbus Ohio at 7:00 PM Eastern Time. TV rights are owned by Big Ten Network and live streaming is available at SofaScore. Betting College Basketball Today sees the Buckeyes as the heavy favorites to win this game over the Redhawks.

Southeast Missouri State Redhawks vs Ohio State Buckeyes 12/17/2019

When: Tuesday, December 17, 7:00 PM ET
Where: Value City Arena, Columbus, Ohio
TV: Big Ten Network
Stream: Sofascore

Southeast Missouri State Redhawks vs Ohio State Buckeyes 12/17/2019

Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Southeast Missouri State +29 (-110) 135 o (-110) +12000
Ohio State -29 (-110) 135 u (-110) -36000
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Southeast Missouri State Redhawks

The Southeast Missouri State Redhawksย are on a struggle lately losing three straight games. Consistency has been a problem for the Redhawks recently but it had gone to a downward spiral recently. Chris Harris has been leading the team in scoring with 15 points to go with 3 rebounds per game. He has only played two games so far and the Redhawks look to start something well with him in the team. Harris has become the marked man for the Redhawks and the defense chews him up forcing him to turn the ball over five times per game.

Alex Caldwell will give Harris the necessary support as he can provide additional scoring averaging 10.5 points per night. This is going to be a tough night for the Redhawks as they face the Buckeyes. They would need more than Harris and Caldwell doing great for the team. It would be a big question if the role players led by Sage Tolbert along with DQ Nicholas and Skyler Hogan how much they can contribute to an inch in closer to their opponents.ย 

Players to watch:

C. Harris G (2 GP 27 MIN 15.5 PTS 3 REB 1 AST 0 STL 0.5 BLK 2.5 TO 60 FG% 80 FT% 71.4 3P%), A. Caldwell G (10 GP 31.3 MIN 10.5 PTS 2.1 REB 2.3 AST 1.3 STL 0.4 BLK 2.4 TO 38.1 FG% 78.3 FT% 32.5 3P%), S. Tolbert F (10 GP 24.9 MIN 9.9 PTS 6.7 REB 1 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 2.3 TO 57.6 FG% 62 FT% 0 3P%).

Ohio State Buckeyes

After winning nine straight games, the Buckeyes had a setback buy losing to the Minnesota Golden Gophers by 13 points just this December 15. Owning the homecourt advantage, Buckeyes are hungry to bounce back after that loss. Kaleb Wesson has become a force with averaging 13.9 points, 8.9 rebounds and 2.1 steals. He also shot an impressive 42% from the three-point arc. He had good support from Duane Washington and DJ Carton who are both averaging double figures per night. Kyle Young has been a great support for the teamโ€™s scoring core doing 8.6 points and 7.2 rebounds. The Buckeyes will boast their talented support with Andre Wesson, EJ Liddell, Luther Mohammad and CJ Walker. The depth alone is too much for the Redhawks to handle.

Players to watch:

K. Wesson F (10 GP 25.5 MIN 13.9 PTS 9 REB 2.1 AST 0.3 STL 1.5 BLK 2.2 TO 44.1 FG% 79.6 FT% 42.4 3P%), D. Washington Jr. G (9 GP 22.9 MIN 11.4 PTS 2.9 REB 1.8 AST 0.1 STL 0 BLK 1.1 TO 52.1 FG% 70 FT% 53.7 3P%), D.J. Carton G (10 GP 22.1 MIN 10.8 PTS 2.5 REB 2.8 AST 0.7 STL 0.1 BLK 2.3 TO 52.1 FG% 70.6 FT% 37 3P%).

Southeast Missouri State Redhawks vs Ohio State Buckeyes Betting Predictions

Trends

Southeast Missouri State Redhawks

The total has gone OVER in 12 of Southeast Missouri State’s last 17 games.
Redhawks are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
Southeast Missouri State is 0-7 SU in their last 7 games on the road.
Redhawks are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games this season.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Southeast Missouri State’s last 5 games played in December.

Ohio State Buckeyes

Ohio State is 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games.
Buckeyes are 9-1 SU in their last 10 games.
Ohio State is 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games at home.
Ohio State is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games this season.
Buckeyes are 20-0 SU in their last 20 games against an opponent in the Ohio Valley conference.

Southeast Missouri State Redhawks vs Ohio State Buckeyes Betting Picks

It should be an easy pick to bet on Ohio State Buckeyes as they own the overwhelming odds according to Online Sportsbook. Harris and Caldwell should play more than perfect in order for the Redhawks to have a chance over Ohio State. Expect that the Buckeyes will come up strong and try to finish the game early and pushing hard to increase that lead even further by the final buzzer is a motivation for them since they want to prove that the last loss was just a fluke.

Moneyline:ย The moneyline for the Redhawks to win is at +12,000 while the Buckeyes are at -36,000.

Spread: It is a wide spread between both teams with 29 points. Buckeyes are at -29 and the Redhawks are on the other end at +29.

Total: Both teams are expected to go a total of 135 points with the Redhawks expected to go over while the Buckeyes are the team under.

Score Prediction: 84-54, Buckeyes win.