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Chattanooga @ VMI

Current Records: Chattanooga 15-4; VMI 11-8

What to Know

The VMI Keydets and the Chattanooga Mocs will face off in a Southern clash at 1 p.m. ET Jan. 22 at Cameron Hall. These two teams come into the contest bolstered by wins in their previous games.

The Samford Bulldogs typically have all the answers at home, but on Thursday the Keydets proved too difficult a challenge. VMI captured a comfortable 99-80 victory.

Meanwhile, the UNCG Spartans typically have all the answers at home, but on Thursday Chattanooga proved too difficult a challenge. Chattanooga picked up a 72-64 win.

VMI is expected to lose this next one by 5.5. However, those who like betting on the underdog should be happy to hear that they are 5-0 against the spread when expected to lose.

VMI didn't have too much breathing room in their matchup with the Mocs when the two teams previously met in January of last year, but they still walked away with an 84-79 victory. Will the Keydets repeat their success, or does Chattanooga have a better game plan this time around? We'll find out soon enough.

How To Watch

  • When: Saturday at 1 p.m. ET
  • Where: Cameron Hall -- Lexington, Virginia
  • Follow: CBS Sports App

Odds

The Mocs are a solid 5.5-point favorite against the Keydets, according to the latest college basketball odds.

The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Mocs as a 4.5-point favorite.

Over/Under: -110

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Series History

Chattanooga have won seven out of their last 11 games against VMI.

  • Jan 02, 2021 - VMI 84 vs. Chattanooga 79
  • Feb 26, 2020 - Chattanooga 71 vs. VMI 64
  • Feb 12, 2020 - Chattanooga 86 vs. VMI 67
  • Feb 07, 2019 - Chattanooga 71 vs. VMI 70
  • Dec 09, 2018 - Chattanooga 83 vs. VMI 65
  • Feb 25, 2018 - VMI 68 vs. Chattanooga 65
  • Jan 27, 2018 - VMI 70 vs. Chattanooga 69
  • Feb 15, 2017 - Chattanooga 74 vs. VMI 68
  • Jan 25, 2017 - VMI 80 vs. Chattanooga 64
  • Feb 29, 2016 - Chattanooga 67 vs. VMI 65
  • Feb 18, 2016 - Chattanooga 85 vs. VMI 59