The Norfolk State Spartans (14-4, 5-0 MEAC) will attempt to build on a five-game win streak when they visit the South Carolina State Bulldogs (10-10, 2-2 MEAC) at 4:00 PM ET on Saturday, January 29, 2022 as 5.5-point favorites. The Bulldogs have won three games in a row. The matchup has an over/under set at 142.5 points.
Norfolk State vs. South Carolina State Predictions
Norfolk State vs. South Carolina State Betting Odds
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Norfolk State vs. South Carolina State Last 10 Games
- Norfolk State has a 7-3 record straight-up in its past 10 matchups, while covering the spread seven times in those games.
- The final score of the past 10 Norfolk State games has gone over the set total three times.
- The Spartans’ last 10 outings have ended with an average of 142.7 points scored. That’s 0.2 more points than this contest’s over/under.
- In their past 10 games, the Spartans have a points-per-game average 3.6 points below their season-long scoring average.
- South Carolina State has a 6-4 record straight-up in its past 10 contests, while covering the spread four times in those games.
- The final scores of the past 10 South Carolina State games have gone over the set total four times.
- The last 10 Bulldogs games averaged 147.8 total points, 5.3 more points than this matchup’s over/under.
- Over their last 10 games, the Bulldogs have scored 2.3 fewer points per contest compared to their 74.3 PPG season-long scoring average.
Norfolk State vs. South Carolina State Betting Trends
- Norfolk State is 13-3-1 against the spread this season.
- The Spartans are 3-0-1 ATS when playing as at least 5.5-point favorites.
- Norfolk State games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under five times this season.
- The Spartans score only 1.1 more points per game (75.4) than the Bulldogs give up (74.3).
- Norfolk State has a 6-0-1 record against the spread and a 9-0 record overall when putting up more than 74.3 points.
- South Carolina State has put together a 9-7-2 record against the spread this season.
- In games this season when an underdog by 5.5 points or more, the Bulldogs have gone 6-3-1 against the spread.
- South Carolina State’s games have gone over the total eight times out of 19 chances this year.
- The Bulldogs put up 10.5 more points per game (74.3) than the Spartans allow (63.8).
- South Carolina State has put together a 6-6-2 ATS record and a 10-7 overall record in games it scores more than 63.8 points.
Norfolk State vs. South Carolina State Over/Under Trends
- This season, Norfolk State and its opponents have combined to outscore Saturday’s total of 142.5 points six times.
- This season, seven games South Carolina State played finished with a combined score higher than 142.5 points.
- Together, the two teams combine for 149.7 points per game, 7.2 points more than the point total of 142.5 for this matchup.
- This game’s total is 4.4 fewer points than the 138.1 these two teams combine to give up per game in 2020.
- This season the average total for Spartans games is 142.3 points, 0.2 fewer than the over/under of 142.5 points for this contest.
- Bulldogs’ games have a total points bet of 146.8 points this season, 4.3 points more than the over/under for this matchup.
Norfolk State Team Leaders
- Joe Bryant Jr.: 16.2 PTS, 1.5 STL, 42.2 FG%, 31.6 3PT% (25-for-79)
- Kris Bankston: 11.6 PTS, 75.9 FG%
- Christian Ings: 10.3 PTS, 1.1 STL, 42.7 FG%, 52.4 3PT% (11-for-21)
- Jalen Hawkins: 12 PTS, 1.4 STL, 44.3 FG%, 36.5 3PT% (19-for-52)
- Tyrese: 6.9 PTS, 43.6 FG%, 35.1 3PT% (20-for-57)
South Carolina State Team Leaders
- Antonio Madlock: 12.1 PTS, 1.7 STL, 39.2 FG%, 23.1 3PT% (12-for-52)
- Jemal Davis: 8.4 PTS, 1.2 BLK, 39 FG%, 30 3PT% (6-for-20)
- Cam Jones: 10.9 PTS, 38.5 FG%, 26.1 3PT% (12-for-46)
- Deaquan Williams: 7.6 PTS, 48.8 FG%
- Edward Oliver-Hampton: 7.9 PTS, 45.2 FG%, 46.2 3PT% (6-for-13)
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