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East Tennessee State vs VMI Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - SoCon Tournament

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East Tennessee State vs VMI Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - SoCon Tournament

The No. 10 seed VMI Keydets (4-27, 1-17 SoCon) will play in the SoCon tournament against the No. 7 seed East Tennessee State Buccaneers (16-15, 8-10 SoCon) on Friday at Harrah’s Cherokee Center Asheville, beginning at 7:30 PM ET.

Before you place your bet on this matchup at FanDuel Sportsbook, here are the NCAA basketball odds and spreads you need to know.

East Tennessee State vs. VMI Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Friday, March 8, 2024
  • Game Time: 7:30 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN+
  • Location: Asheville, North Carolina
  • Arena: Harrah’s Cherokee Center Asheville

East Tennessee State is a 17.5-point favorite against VMI on Friday and the over/under has been set at 148.5 points. Keep reading for a few betting insights and trends before you decide to wager on the outing.

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East Tennessee State vs. VMI: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • East Tennessee State is 15-14-0 ATS this season.
  • VMI is 11-17-0 ATS this year.
  • East Tennessee State hasn't covered the spread as a 17.5-point favorite or more this season, while VMI covers as an underdog of 17.5 or more 33.3% of the time.
  • The Buccaneers have done a better job covering the spread when playing at home (7-5-0) than they have in road games (8-8-0).
  • Against the spread, the Keydets have been better at home (5-6-0) than on the road (5-10-0).
  • East Tennessee State's record against the spread in conference play is 9-9-0.
  • VMI has covered the spread eight times in 18 SoCon games.

East Tennessee State vs. VMI: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • East Tennessee State has come away with nine wins in the 10 contests it has been listed as the moneyline favorite in this season.
  • The Buccaneers have played as a favorite of -3000 or more just one time this year and came away with a win in that game.
  • VMI has compiled a 1-25 record in games it was the underdog on the moneyline (winning 3.8% of those games).
  • The Keydets have played nine times as a moneyline underdog with odds of +1200 or longer, and lost each game.
  • East Tennessee State has an implied victory probability of 96.8% according to the moneyline set for this matchup.

East Tennessee State vs. VMI Head-to-Head Comparison

  • East Tennessee State has a +30 scoring differential, putting up 70.2 points per game (278th in college basketball) and giving up 69.3 (98th in college basketball).
  • Ebby Asamoah ranks 252nd in the nation with a team-high 15.3 points per game.
  • VMI is being outscored by 13.1 points per game, with a -408 scoring differential overall. It puts up 69 points per game (299th in college basketball), and allows 82.1 per contest (360th in college basketball).
  • Brennan Watkins' 15.1 points per game paces VMI and ranks 272nd in college basketball.
  • The 38.1 rebounds per game the Buccaneers average rank 56th in the country, and are 2.1 more than the 36 their opponents grab per contest.
  • Jadyn Parker's 6.9 rebounds per game lead the Buccaneers and rank 192nd in college basketball play.
  • The Keydets grab 36.7 rebounds per game (113th in college basketball) while conceding 39.3 per outing to opponents. They are outrebounded by 2.6 boards per game.
  • Taeshaud Jackson's 10.4 rebounds per game lead the Keydets and rank 10th in the country.
  • East Tennessee State's 90.2 points per 100 possessions on offense rank 291st in college basketball, and the 88.9 points it allows per 100 possessions rank 75th in college basketball.
  • The Keydets average 83 points per 100 possessions on offense (358th in college basketball), and allow 98.8 points per 100 possessions (331st in college basketball).

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