Monday's contest at Hertz Arena has the Long Beach State Beach (2-2) squaring off against the Illinois State Redbirds (2-1) at 1:30 PM ET (on November 20). Our computer prediction projects a one-sided 82-69 victory as our model heavily favors Long Beach State.

According to our computer prediction, Long Beach State is projected to cover the spread (6.5) against Illinois State. The two teams are expected to exceed the 150.5 total.

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Illinois State vs. Long Beach State Game Info & Odds

  • Date: Monday, November 20, 2023
  • Time: 1:30 PM ET
  • TV: FloHoops
  • Where: Estero, Florida
  • Venue: Hertz Arena
  • Line: Long Beach State -6.5
  • Point Total: 150.5
  • Moneyline (To Win): Long Beach State -300, Illinois State +230

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Illinois State vs. Long Beach State Score Prediction

  • Prediction: Long Beach State 82, Illinois State 69

Spread & Total Prediction for Illinois State vs. Long Beach State

  • Pick ATS: Long Beach State (-6.5)
  • Pick OU: Over (150.5)

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Illinois State Performance Insights

  • With 66.5 points per game on offense, Illinois State ranked 313th in college basketball last year. Defensively, it ceded 70.5 points per contest, which ranked 193rd in college basketball.
  • The Redbirds averaged 29.3 boards per game (303rd-ranked in college basketball). They allowed 28.0 rebounds per contest (28th-ranked).
  • Last season Illinois State ranked 333rd in college basketball in assists, dishing out 10.8 per game.
  • With 13.8 turnovers per game, the Redbirds were 327th in the country. They forced 10.6 turnovers per contest, which ranked 294th in college basketball.
  • With 7.3 threes per game, the Redbirds were 192nd in college basketball. They owned a 33.6% shooting percentage from three-point land, which ranked 209th in college basketball.
  • Last year Illinois State gave up 7.0 treys per game (156th-ranked in college basketball) and allowed opposing teams to shoot 33.7% (178th-ranked) from beyond the arc.
  • Of the shots attempted by Illinois State last season, 59.4% of them were two-pointers (68.5% of the team's made baskets) and 40.6% were threes (31.5%).

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