Southeast Missouri State Redhawks vs. Citadel Bulldogs Free Prediction


A five-game home winning streak is on the line for the Citadel Bulldogs (7-2) when they welcome the Southeast Missouri State Redhawks (5-5) to McAlister Field House. Action gets underway at 1 p.m. ET on Saturday, December 15, 2018.

Southeast Missouri State Redhawks at Citadel Bulldogs ATS Odds

Both teams were beaten in their last outing. The Bulldogs got blown out by the 22nd-ranked Clemson Tigers, 100-80, while the Redhawks were beaten by the Saint Louis Billikens, 75-65.

Southeast Missouri State had a better effective field goal percentage (0.491 vs. 0.519) while Citadel did an excellent job of getting and making free throws (18-25; 72.0 percent). Citadel’s Lew Stallworth had a solid performance, putting up 15 points and six rebounds. Meanwhile, Southeast Missouri State received a boost from Ledarrius Brewer, who recorded 18 points and seven rebounds.

Brewer has been outstanding recently for Southeast Missouri State, averaging 0 points over the last five games.

It will be a showdown of contrasting tempos as the fast-breaking Bulldogs will look to push the more half-court-oriented Redhawks. Since the 2017-18 season, the Bulldogs rank third in possessions per game while the Redhawks are 170th.

Southeast Missouri State at Citadel Odds Pick

Pick: SU Winner – Citadel, ATS Winner – Citadel, O/U – Over

Betting Notes (2017-Present):

  • Southeast Missouri State averages 34.1 rebounds per game, which ranks 46th in the NCAA. Citadel ranks 286th in rebounds allowed per game (43.0).
  • The Bulldogs average 17.3 assists per game, which ranks 16th in the country. The Redhawks rank 154th in assists allowed per game (13.9).
  • Citadel ranks 105th in blocks per game (3.4) while Southeast Missouri State ranks 140th in blocks allowed per game (3.9).
  • The Bulldogs rank second in three pointers attempted per game (35.9) while the Redhawks rank 226th in three pointers allowed per game (23.0).
  • Citadel ranks 11th in steals per game (9.2) while Southeast Missouri State ranks 166th (5.7).