Friday's game between the Eastern Kentucky Colonels (2-0) and the UT Martin Skyhawks (2-1) at Alumni Coliseum McBrayer Arena is expected to be a one-sided matchup, as our computer prediction projects a final score of 81-70 and heavily favors Eastern Kentucky to secure the victory. Game time is at 7:00 PM ET on November 17.

According to our computer prediction, Eastern Kentucky is a good bet to cover the spread, which is currently listed at 8.5. The two sides are projected to fall short of the 165.5 over/under.

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UT Martin vs. Eastern Kentucky Game Info & Odds

  • Date: Friday, November 17, 2023
  • Time: 7:00 PM ET
  • TV: ESPN+
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on ESPN+
  • Where: Richmond, Kentucky
  • Venue: Alumni Coliseum McBrayer Arena
  • Line: Eastern Kentucky -8.5
  • Point Total: 165.5
  • Moneyline (To Win): Eastern Kentucky -400, UT Martin +310

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UT Martin vs. Eastern Kentucky Score Prediction

  • Prediction: Eastern Kentucky 81, UT Martin 70

Spread & Total Prediction for UT Martin vs. Eastern Kentucky

  • Pick ATS: Eastern Kentucky (-8.5)
  • Pick OU: Under (165.5)

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UT Martin Performance Insights

  • UT Martin had a top-25 offense last year, ranking 14th-best in college basketball with 80.5 points per game. On defense, it ranked 319th with 75.4 points allowed per contest.
  • The Skyhawks were top-25 last season in rebounding, ranking 18th-best in college basketball with 35.7 rebounds per game. Meanwhile, they ranked 324th with 33.8 rebounds allowed per contest.
  • Last season UT Martin ranked 136th in college basketball in assists, putting up 13.6 per game.
  • Last year the Skyhawks committed 11.6 turnovers per game (152nd-ranked in college basketball) and forced 12.4 turnovers per contest (133rd-ranked).
  • The Skyhawks ranked 134th in college basketball with 7.7 treys per game last year. Meanwhile, they ranked 234th with a 33.1% shooting percentage from beyond the arc.
  • Last year UT Martin ceded 8.2 threes per game (290th-ranked in college basketball) and allowed opponents to shoot 32.3% (88th-ranked) from beyond the arc.
  • Of the shots taken by UT Martin last season, 62.5% of them were two-pointers (73% of the team's made baskets) and 37.5% were from beyond the arc (27%).

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