Who's Playing

Morehead State @ Tennessee State

Current Records: Morehead State 11-5; Tennessee State 6-9

What to Know

The Morehead State Eagles and the Tennessee State Tigers are set to square off in an Ohio Valley matchup at 2 p.m. ET Jan. 15 at Gentry Center. The Eagles will be strutting in after a victory while Tennessee State will be stumbling in from a defeat.

Morehead State didn't have too much trouble with the UT Martin Skyhawks at home on Wednesday as they won 76-62.

Meanwhile, Tennessee State was expected to have a tough go of it on Thursday, and, well, they did. They suffered a grim 67-44 defeat to the Murray State Racers.

Morehead State is the favorite in this one, with an expected 7.5-point margin of victory. They have been consistent moneymakers against the spread when favored (5-2), so they might be worth a quick bet.

Morehead State had enough points to win and then some against the Tigers when the two teams previously met in February of last year, taking their contest 74-60. The rematch might be a little tougher for the Eagles since the team won't have home-court advantage. We'll see if the change in venue makes a difference.

How To Watch

  • When: Saturday at 2 p.m. ET
  • Where: Gentry Center -- Nashville, Tennessee
  • Follow: CBS Sports App

Odds

The Eagles are a big 7.5-point favorite against the Tigers, according to the latest college basketball odds.

The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as a 7.5-point spread, and stayed right there.

Over/Under: -108

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Series History

Tennessee State have won seven out of their last 13 games against Morehead State.

  • Feb 25, 2021 - Morehead State 74 vs. Tennessee State 60
  • Feb 11, 2021 - Morehead State 79 vs. Tennessee State 66
  • Mar 04, 2020 - Tennessee State 74 vs. Morehead State 67
  • Feb 22, 2020 - Morehead State 66 vs. Tennessee State 63
  • Jan 16, 2020 - Tennessee State 64 vs. Morehead State 48
  • Feb 07, 2019 - Tennessee State 81 vs. Morehead State 80
  • Jan 12, 2019 - Morehead State 74 vs. Tennessee State 61
  • Feb 15, 2018 - Tennessee State 83 vs. Morehead State 74
  • Feb 01, 2018 - Tennessee State 61 vs. Morehead State 58
  • Feb 16, 2017 - Tennessee State 64 vs. Morehead State 52
  • Jan 14, 2017 - Morehead State 87 vs. Tennessee State 85
  • Feb 18, 2016 - Morehead State 66 vs. Tennessee State 61
  • Feb 06, 2016 - Tennessee State 77 vs. Morehead State 76

Injury Report for Tennessee State

  • Hercy Miller: Out for the Season (Not Injury Related)

Injury Report for Morehead State

No Injury Information