Mississippi St. Bulldogs at Kentucky Wildcats [ESPN | 7:00 PM ET]
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BULLDOGS: Mississippi St. is hoping for another competitive game against Kentucky tonight, considering both meetings last season went to OT. The Bulldogs are starting to play better, but they aren't living up to the expectations placed on them before the season started. The Bulldogs are 13-11 SU and 5-13-2 ATS overall this year. The 5-13-2 ATS record shows you just how overrated this Mississippi St. team has been this year. The Bulldogs are 2-4 SU and 1-4-1 ATS in true road game this season. Mississippi St. is 2-7 ATS as the listed underdog this year. G Dee Bost has only played in 10 games for the Bulldogs this season, but he's averaging team highs of 17.7 PPG and 5.2 APG. G Ravern Johnson is averaging 17 PPG and 3.6 RPG this year for Mississippi St. The Bulldogs are 5-15-2 ATS in their last 22 games overall. Mississippi St. is 2-8-2 ATS in their last 12 games following an ATS loss. The Bulldogs are 1-6-1 ATS in their last 8 Tuesday games. Mississippi St. is 0-3-1 ATS in their last 4 road games.

Projected Score: 65 (SIDE of the Day)

Bulldogs are 1-4 ATS last 5 road games against a team with a home winning percentage greater than .600%.

Under is 4-1 last 5 games overall.

F Taylor Luczak (flu) is questionable.

WILDCATS: (-18, O/U 140) Kentucky has lost 3 of their past 4 games overall, each of which came on the road. The Wildcats are a completely different team at home than anywhere else. The young Wildcats have yet to lose SU at home this year. Kentucky is 17-7 SU and 9-10 ATS overall this season. The Wildcats are currently ranked 22nd in the nation. Kentucky is 11-0 SU and 4-2 ATS in home games this season. Kentucky is 3-3 ATS as a double digit favorite this year. The Wildcats are 3-7 ATS against fellow SEC opponents this season. F Terrence Jones is one of the best freshmen in the country, as he's leading the Wildcats with 17.9 PPG and 9 RPG this season. G Brandon Knight is averaging 17.4 PPG and a team high 3.7 APG this year. The Wildcats are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 home games against a team with a road winning percentage less than .400%. Kentucky is 45-22 ATS in their last 67 games following an ATS loss. The Wildcats are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. Kentucky is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against the SEC.

Projected Score: 74

Wildcats are 7-2 ATS last 9 games following a SU loss.

Under is 4-0 last 4 home games.

None Reported.
Michigan St. Spartans at Ohio St. Buckeyes [ESPN | 9:00 PM ET]
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SPARTANS: Michigan St. has lost 5 of their past 7 games SU, as their nightmare season progressively gets worse. The Spartans have been the biggest disappointment in all of college basketball this year. Michigan St. is 14-10 SU and 7-16 ATS overall this season. The Spartans are 1-6 SU and 2-5 ATS in true road games this season. Michigan St. is 2-3 ATS as the listed underdog this season. Before winning their last game both SU and ATS, the Spartans had lost their 9 prior games ATS. Revenge is on the minds of Michigan St. tonight, as they have lost the past 2 meetings SU to the Buckeyes. F Draymond Green is averaging a team high 13.3 PPG, 8.5 RPG, and 4.2 APG this year. G Durrell Summers is averaging 13.2 PPG and 4.3 RPG this season for the Spartans. The Spartans are 15-35-2 ATS in their last 52 Tuesday games. Michigan St. is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games following an ATS win. The Spartans are 1-8 ATS in their last 9 games against a team with a winning SU record. The Spartans are 1-9 ATS in their last 10 games against the Big Ten. Michigan St. is 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games against a team with a home winning percentage greater than .600%. The Spartans are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 road games.

Projected Score: 57

Spartans are 1-9 ATS last 10 games overall.

Under is 7-0 last 7 games following a SU win.

F Delvon Roe (knee) is questionable.

BUCKEYES: (-12.5, O/U 136.5) Ohio St. is no longer perfect, as they lost to Wisconsin in their last game. The young Buckeyes will have to bounce back quickly, as they have a hungry Michigan St. team to deal with tonight. The Buckeyes are 24-1 SU and 11-11 ATS overall this year. Ohio St. is no longer ranked #1 in the nation, as they come in at #3 this week. The Buckeyes are 16-0 SU and 6-7 ATS in home games this season. Ohio St. is 3-1 ATS as a home favorite of 12.5 PTS or more this season. Freshman sensation F Jared Sullinger is averaging team highs of 18 PPG and 10.3 RPG this year. G William Buford is averaging 13.9 PPG this season, while shooting  better than 43% from the 3 point line this year. F David Lighty is averaging 12.3 PPG and 3.4 APG while providing invaluable senior leadership. The Buckeyes are 18-7-1 ATS in their last 26 Tuesday games. Ohio St. is  2-5 ATS in their last 7 games following an ATS loss. The Buckeyes are 4-10 ATS in their last 14 home games against a team with a road winning percentage less than .400%.

Projected Score: 70 (UNDER-Total of the Day)

Buckeyes are 3-7 ATS last 10 games against a team with a winning SU record.

Over is 11-4 last 15 games against the Big Ten Conference.

F J.D. Weatherspoon (eligibility) is out.