The Samford Bulldogs (11-5, 1-3 SoCon) are only 2-point favorites as they try to extend a three-game home winning streak when they square off against the East Tennessee State Buccaneers (10-8, 2-3 SoCon) on Saturday, January 15, 2022 at Pete Hanna Center. The matchup airs at 3:00 PM ET. The point total is 148 for the matchup.
Samford vs. East Tennessee State Predictions
Samford vs. East Tennessee State Betting Odds
Samford vs. East Tennessee State Last 10 Games
- Samford covered the spread eight times in its last 10 matchups while putting up a 6-4 record straight-up in those games.
- Samford and its opponents have combined to hit the over in five of those 10 games.
- The Bulldogs’ last 10 outings have ended with an average of 149.4 points scored. That’s 1.4 more points than this contest’s over/under.
- The Bulldogs’ per-game scoring average over their last 10 games is 2.9 points lower than their season-long average.
- East Tennessee State covered the spread seven times in its last 10 contests while putting up a 5-5 record straight-up in those games.
- East Tennessee State and its opponents have combined to hit the over in six of the past 10 games.
- The past 10 Buccaneers games averaged 7.3 fewer points (140.7) than this matchup’s over/under.
- In their past 10 games, the Buccaneers have a 70 points-per-game average, 0.4 points below their season-long scoring average.
Samford vs. East Tennessee State Betting Trends
- Samford has registered a 10-3-0 record against the spread this season.
- The Bulldogs have an ATS record of 3-3 when playing as at least 2-point favorites.
- Samford games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under seven times out of 13 chances this season.
- The Bulldogs score just 3.6 more points per game (74.9) than the Buccaneers allow (71.3).
- Samford has a 6-3 record against the spread and a 10-2 record overall when putting up more than 71.3 points.
- East Tennessee State has covered the spread 10 times this season (10-7-0).
- In games this year when an underdog by 2 points or more, the Buccaneers are 8-2 against the spread.
- East Tennessee State games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under 11 times this year.
- The Buccaneers’ 70.4 points per game are only 3.1 fewer points than the 73.5 the Bulldogs allow to opponents.
- East Tennessee State is 4-2 against the spread and 7-0 overall when it scores more than 73.5 points.
Samford vs. East Tennessee State Over/Under Trends
- This season, Samford and its opponents have combined to outscore Saturday’s total of 148 points eight times.
- Eight of East Tennessee State’s games finished with a combined score over 148 points this season.
- The Bulldogs average 74.9 points per game against the Buccaneers’ 70.4, totaling 2.7 points under the game’s point total of 148.
- This game’s over/under is 3.2 fewer points than the 144.8 these two teams combine to allow per game in 2020.
- The Bulldogs have seen a 148.5 average over/under in their games this season, 0.5 points more than the over/under in this matchup.
- Buccaneers games have an over/under of 140.3 points this season, 7.7 points fewer than the total points bet for this contest.
Samford Team Leaders
- Jermaine Marshall: 11.9 PTS, 8.6 REB, 1.2 STL, 46.8 FG%, 28.8 3PT% (17-for-59)
- Ques Glover: 18.6 PTS, 1.2 STL, 46.9 FG%, 34.1 3PT% (15-for-44)
- Jaden Campbell: 10.8 PTS, 1.4 STL, 39.6 FG%, 38.3 3PT% (31-for-81)
- Jacob Tryon: 6 PTS, 1.3 BLK, 55.6 FG%, 36.4 3PT% (12-for-33)
- Wesley Cardet Jr.: 8.9 PTS, 38.9 FG%, 28.2 3PT% (11-for-39)
East Tennessee State Team Leaders
- David Sloan: 12.8 PTS, 1.7 STL, 43.2 FG%, 42.7 3PT% (38-for-89)
- Ledarrius Brewer: 12.2 PTS, 1.2 STL, 40.7 FG%, 32.3 3PT% (30-for-93)
- Ty Brewer: 9.8 PTS, 1.2 STL, 41.7 FG%, 28.1 3PT% (16-for-57)
- Jordan King: 12 PTS, 44.9 FG%, 41.1 3PT% (44-for-107)
- Mohab Yasser: 7.1 PTS, 50 FG%, 26.7 3PT% (8-for-30)
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