Wednesday's contest between the Samford Bulldogs (2-2) and the Alabama State Hornets (1-3) at Pete Hanna Center is expected to be a lopsided matchup, as our computer prediction projects a final score of 81-70 and heavily favors Samford to come out on top. Game time is at 7:30 PM ET on November 22.

Based on our computer prediction, Alabama State is projected to cover the point spread (14.5) versus Samford. The two sides are expected to eclipse the 150.5 total.

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Alabama State vs. Samford Game Info & Odds

  • Date: Wednesday, November 22, 2023
  • Time: 7:30 PM ET
  • TV: ESPN+
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on ESPN+
  • Where: Birmingham, Alabama
  • Venue: Pete Hanna Center
  • Line: Samford -14.5
  • Point Total: 150.5

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Alabama State vs. Samford Score Prediction

  • Prediction: Samford 81, Alabama State 70

Spread & Total Prediction for Alabama State vs. Samford

  • Pick ATS: Alabama State (+14.5)
  • Pick OU: Over (150.5)

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Alabama State Performance Insights

  • Alabama State put up only 63.3 points per game (14th-worst in college basketball) last year, but it played more consistently at the other end, where it gave up 72.6 points per game (254th-ranked).
  • The Hornets ranked fifth-worst in college basketball with 35.2 rebounds allowed per game. Meanwhile, they pulled down 32.6 rebounds per game (117th-ranked in college basketball).
  • Alabama State didn't produce many assists last season, ranking sixth-worst in the country with 9.9 assists per game.
  • The Hornets were 265th in the country with 12.7 turnovers per game last year. Meanwhile, they ranked 238th with 11.3 forced turnovers per contest.
  • The Hornets were 315th in college basketball with 6 threes per game last season. Meanwhile, they ranked 329th with a 31.1% shooting percentage from downtown.
  • Alabama State ceded 7 threes per game (156th-ranked in college basketball). It allowed opponents to shoot 34.1% (205th-ranked) from three-point land.
  • Of the shots taken by Alabama State last season, 67% of them were two-pointers (72.8% of the team's made baskets) and 33% were threes (27.2%).

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