Friday's game at Mitchell Center has the Nicholls State Colonels (2-2) matching up with the SIU-Edwardsville Cougars (2-2) at 7:00 PM ET (on November 17). Our computer prediction projects a close 76-73 victory for Nicholls State, so expect a tight matchup.

According to our computer prediction, Nicholls State should cover the spread, which is listed at 5.5. The two sides are projected to go over the 136.5 total.

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SIU-Edwardsville vs. Nicholls State Game Info & Odds

  • Date: Friday, November 17, 2023
  • Time: 7:00 PM ET
  • TV: ESPN+
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on ESPN+
  • Where: Mobile, Alabama
  • Venue: Mitchell Center
  • Line: SIU-Edwardsville -5.5
  • Point Total: 136.5
  • Moneyline (To Win): SIU-Edwardsville -250, Nicholls State +200

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SIU-Edwardsville vs. Nicholls State Score Prediction

  • Prediction: Nicholls State 76, SIU-Edwardsville 73

Spread & Total Prediction for SIU-Edwardsville vs. Nicholls State

  • Pick ATS: Nicholls State (+5.5)
  • Pick OU: Over (136.5)

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SIU-Edwardsville Performance Insights

  • SIU-Edwardsville was 109th in the country in points scored (74.6 per game) and 217th in points allowed (71.3) last year.
  • With 34.2 rebounds per game and 31.9 rebounds conceded, the Cougars were 49th and 231st in the nation, respectively, last season.
  • At 12.3 assists per game last year, SIU-Edwardsville was 237th in the nation.
  • The Cougars made 7.2 3-pointers per game and shot 32.9% from beyond the arc last season, ranking 200th and 249th, respectively, in the nation.
  • Defensively, SIU-Edwardsville was 165th in college basketball in 3-pointers conceded per game at 7.1 last season. It was 160th in 3-point percentage conceded at 33.5%.
  • The Cougars attempted 37.5% percent of their shots from beyond the arc last season, and 28.3% of their made shots are from there. Inside the 3-point line, they attempted 62.5% of their shots, with 71.7% of their makes coming from there.

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