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Illinois State Redbirds vs. Southern Illinois Salukis

The Illinois State Redbirds and the Southern Illinois Salukis will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at SIU Arena.

Oddsmakers opened the Salukis as -3-point favorites versus the Redbirds, while the game's total opened at 144.

Southern Illinois lost its last outing, a 68-62 result against Braves on January 09. They covered in that game as a +6.5-point underdog.

Illinois State was a 68-61 loser in their most recent outing at home against Ramblers. They failed to cover the -1.5-point spread as favorites.

Illinois State:
Team record: 9-8 SU,6-8 ATS
Illinois State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Illinois State is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Illinois State's last 9 games

Southern Illinois:
Team record: 10-8 SU,5-8 ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Southern Illinois's last 6 games
Southern Illinois is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games at home
Southern Illinois is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Illinois State

Next up:
Illinois State home to Bradley Wednesday, January 17
Southern Illinois at Loyola-Chicago Wednesday, January 17