We’ve got another exciting Southern Conference matchup on the college basketball schedule as the VMI Keydets and the Chattanooga Mocs are set to tip at 6 p.m. ET on Thursday at Cameron Hall. VMI is 4-19 overall and 4-6 at home, while Chattanooga is 15-8 overall and 6-5 on the road. The Mocs have won eight of the last 10 head-to-head matchups with the Keydets.
The Mocs are favored by 15.5 points in the latest VMI vs. Chattanooga odds and the over/under is 159 points. Before entering any VMI vs. Chattanooga picks, you’ll want to see the NCAA Basketball predictions from the proven computer model at SportsLine.
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- VMI vs. Chattanooga spread: VMI +15.5
- VMI vs. Chattanooga over/under: 159 points
- VMI vs. Chattanooga money line: VMI: +900, Chattanooga: -1669
- VMI vs. Chattanooga picks: See picks here
What you need to know about VMI
VMI’s recent rough patch got a bit rougher on Saturday after its fourth straight loss. The Keydets lost 90-69 to the Mercer Bears. Taeshaud Jackson II had a big night in the loss, scoring 15 points and pulling down 15 rebounds for his seventh double-double of the season.
Jackson is averaging 9.0 points and 10.3 rebounds per game this season as a 6-foot-4 guard. AJ Clark also had 13 points and six rebounds off the bench in the defeat but VMI went just 4-of-15 from the 3-point line. The Keydets have now lost nine of their last 10 games.
What you need to know about Chattanooga
Meanwhile, Chattanooga saw the end of its five-game winning streak on Saturday. The Mocs found themselves on the losing end of a 78-56 blowout against the Samford Bulldogs. Honor Huff scored 16 points in the loss, while Myles Che had 15 points.
However, the Mocs shot just 35.2% from the floor as a team and went just 6-for-26 from beyond the arc. Chattanooga will hope that performance was a statistical outlier after shooting 55.2% from the floor and 39.3% from deep during its five-game winning streak.
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