Friday's game between the Missouri State Bears (1-1) and the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles (1-2) at Virgin Islands Sport & Fitness Center has a projected final score of 75-68 based on our computer prediction, with Missouri State securing the victory. Tipoff is at 8:00 PM ET on November 17.

Based on our computer prediction, Missouri State is a good bet to cover the point spread, which currently sits at 1.5. The two teams are projected to exceed the 139.5 total.

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Missouri State vs. FGCU Game Info & Odds

  • Date: Friday, November 17, 2023
  • Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • TV: ESPN+
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on ESPN+
  • Where: Charlotte Amalie, Virgin Islands
  • Venue: Virgin Islands Sport & Fitness Center
  • Line: FGCU -1.5
  • Point Total: 139.5
  • Moneyline (To Win): FGCU -125, Missouri State +105

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Missouri State vs. FGCU Score Prediction

  • Prediction: Missouri State 75, FGCU 68

Spread & Total Prediction for Missouri State vs. FGCU

  • Pick ATS: Missouri State (+1.5)
  • Pick OU: Over (139.5)

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Missouri State Performance Insights

  • Missouri State posted 65.6 points per game last year (325th-ranked in college basketball), but it really shined defensively, giving up only 63.2 points per game (25th-best).
  • The Bears averaged 32.4 rebounds per game (134th-ranked in college basketball) last season, while allowing 28.4 rebounds per contest (34th-ranked).
  • Last year Missouri State ranked 289th in college basketball in assists, dishing out 11.7 per game.
  • The Bears were 160th in college basketball with 11.7 turnovers per game last year. Meanwhile, they ranked 238th with 11.3 forced turnovers per contest.
  • Last year the Bears sank 7.9 treys per game (112th-ranked in college basketball) and shot 33.1% (234th-ranked) from beyond the arc.
  • Last year Missouri State ceded 6.7 three-pointers per game (111th-ranked in college basketball) and allowed opposing teams to shoot 32.4% (96th-ranked) from downtown.
  • Last year Missouri State took 56.8% two-pointers, accounting for 67.1% of the team's baskets. It shot 43.2% three-pointers (32.9% of the team's baskets).

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