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Morehead State @ E. Tennessee State

Current Records: Morehead State 6-3; E. Tennessee State 6-3

What to Know

The E. Tennessee State Buccaneers have the luxury of staying home another game and will welcome the Morehead State Eagles at 4 p.m. ET Dec. 11 at Freedom Hall Civic Center. Both teams seek to continue their momentum from their previous wins.

The Buccaneers made easy work of the Lenoir-Rhyne Bears on Saturday and carried off a 90-66 victory.

Meanwhile, even if it wasn't a dominant performance, Morehead State beat the Presbyterian Blue Hose 71-66 on Monday.

Barring any buzzer beaters, E. Tennessee State is expected to win a tight contest Saturday. Those playing the odds have seen things go back and forth with E. Tennessee State, who are 4-3 against the spread.

E. Tennessee State was able to grind out a solid win over Morehead State when the teams previously met five seasons ago, winning 78-68. Will the Buccaneers repeat their success, or do the Eagles have a better game plan this time around? We'll find out soon enough.

How To Watch

  • When: Saturday at 4 p.m. ET
  • Where: Freedom Hall Civic Center -- Johnson City, Tennessee
  • Follow: CBS Sports App


The Buccaneers are a slight 2.5-point favorite against the Eagles, according to the latest college basketball odds.

Bettors have moved against the Buccaneers slightly, as the game opened with the Buccaneers as a 5-point favorite.

Over/Under: -110

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Series History

E. Tennessee State have won both of the games they've played against Morehead State in the last seven years.

  • Dec 17, 2016 - E. Tennessee State 78 vs. Morehead State 68
  • Dec 30, 2015 - E. Tennessee State 75 vs. Morehead State 72