2/21/2024 East Tennessee State v. Virginia Military Game Preview

February 21, 2024 at 7:00 PM ET
Conference Regular Season

Freedom Hall Civic Center
Johnson City, Tennessee

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East Tennessee State vs. VMI Prediction: Odds, Spread & Insights for Wednesday, February 21

The East Tennessee State Buccaneers (13-14, 5-9 SoCon) will try to halt a three-game losing streak when they host the VMI Keydets (4-23, 1-13 SoCon) at 7:00 PM ET on Wednesday, February 21, 2024. The Keydets have dropped eight games in a row.

The matchup on Wednesday between the Buccaneers and the Keydets sees the Buccaneers as a mammoth, 18.5-point favorite. The over/under has been set at 148.5 points for the game.

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East Tennessee State vs. VMI game info

  • Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2024
  • Time: 7:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: ESPN+
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  • Location: Johnson City, Tennessee
  • Venue: Freedom Hall Civic Center
  • Spread: East Tennessee State -18.5
  • Moneylines: East Tennessee State -2500, VMI +1050
  • Total: 148.5

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Prediction: Who will win the East Tennessee State vs. VMI game?

  • Prediction: East Tennessee State 81, VMI 64
  • Pick ATS: VMI (+18.5)
  • Pick OU: Under (148.5)

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East Tennessee State vs. VMI betting insights

  • East Tennessee State has compiled a 13-12-0 record against the spread this season.
  • VMI has won nine games against the spread this year, while failing to cover 15 times.
  • The Keydets have been an underdog by 18.5 points or more six times this year, and covered the spread in two of those matchups.
  • East Tennessee State and its opponents have gone over 148.5 combined points in seven of 25 games this season.
  • The Keydets have played 12 games this season that have had more than 148.5 combined points scored.
  • The two teams average 139.8 points per game combined, 8.7 fewer than this matchup's total.

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East Tennessee State vs. VMI stat comparison

East Tennessee State Rank East Tennessee State AVG VMI AVG VMI Rank
289th 69.5 Points Scored 70.3 271st
98th 69.0 Points Allowed 81.7 357th
63rd 38.4 Rebounds 37.5 89th
11th 12.0 Off. Rebounds 8.3 226th
186th 7.4 3pt Made 6.7 248th
328th 11.0 Assists 10.7 336th
158th 11.2 Turnovers 15.1 358th

East Tennessee State top performers

  • Jaden Seymour: 14.9 PTS, 45.3 FG%, 30.1 3PT% (34-for-113)
  • Quimari Peterson: 13.3 PTS, 1.8 STL, 39.0 FG%, 28.1 3PT% (27-for-96)
  • Ebby Asamoah: 14.8 PTS, 39.0 FG%, 34.1 3PT% (72-for-211)
  • Jadyn Parker: 7.2 PTS, 2.3 BLK, 45.0 FG%
  • Karon Boyd: 7.2 PTS, 38.0 FG%, 15.4 3PT% (8-for-52)

VMI top performers

  • Taeshaud Jackson: 9.9 PTS, 10.1 REB, 1.3 STL, 45.5 FG%, 32.5 3PT% (25-for-77)
  • Tyran Cook: 12.7 PTS, 41.1 FG%, 34.8 3PT% (32-for-92)
  • Brennan Watkins: 15.1 PTS, 41.4 FG%, 37.0 3PT% (47-for-127)
  • Stephen Olowoniyi: 7.9 PTS, 56.8 FG%
  • DJ Nussbaum: 6.8 PTS, 55.9 FG%

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2023-2024 Team Stats

GPMPGPPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%ORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGTOVPF
Virginia Military3240.168.925.660.5.4236.621.0.31211.216.2.6928.225.433.510.55.62.615.316.8
East Tennessee State3540.171.524.760.9.4067.825.0.31114.220.9.68212.523.536.011.47.74.711.718.2
VMI Opponents3240.182.630.365.4.4639.225.7.35712.919.6.6589.926.336.315.39.13.211.215.8
ETSU Opponents3540.169.624.356.0.4337.021.4.32714.120.4.6908.924.133.011.56.83.312.517.0


Head to Head Since 2002-2003

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Jan 24, 2024
East Tennessee State
Virginia Military
74 - 73
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Cameron Hall
Feb 10, 2023
Virginia Military
East Tennessee State
65 - 69
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Freedom Hall Civic Center
Dec 31, 2022
East Tennessee State
Virginia Military
64 - 50
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Cameron Hall
Jan 29, 2022
East Tennessee State
Virginia Military
79 - 83
Virginia Military
Conference Regular Season Cameron Hall
Jan 5, 2022
Virginia Military
East Tennessee State
79 - 80
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Freedom Hall Civic Center
Feb 24, 2021
East Tennessee State
Virginia Military
0 - 0 - Conference Regular Season Cameron Hall
Jan 18, 2021
Virginia Military
East Tennessee State
81 - 92
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Freedom Hall Civic Center
Mar 7, 2020
Virginia Military
East Tennessee State
57 - 70
East Tennessee State
Conference Tournament Harrah's Cherokee Center
Feb 15, 2020
East Tennessee State
Virginia Military
72 - 67
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Cameron Hall
Jan 11, 2020
Virginia Military
East Tennessee State
55 - 61
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Freedom Hall Civic Center
Feb 21, 2019
East Tennessee State
Virginia Military
94 - 70
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Cameron Hall
Jan 17, 2019
Virginia Military
East Tennessee State
82 - 85
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Freedom Hall Civic Center
Feb 10, 2018
East Tennessee State
Virginia Military
70 - 56
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Cameron Hall
Jan 13, 2018
Virginia Military
East Tennessee State
48 - 89
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Freedom Hall Civic Center
Feb 2, 2017
East Tennessee State
Virginia Military
81 - 71
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Cameron Hall
Dec 31, 2016
Virginia Military
East Tennessee State
75 - 102
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Freedom Hall Civic Center
Feb 4, 2016
East Tennessee State
Virginia Military
71 - 60
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Cameron Hall
Jan 11, 2016
Virginia Military
East Tennessee State
51 - 88
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Freedom Hall Civic Center
Jan 17, 2015
East Tennessee State
Virginia Military
79 - 85
Virginia Military
Conference Regular Season Cameron Hall
Jan 2, 2015
Virginia Military
East Tennessee State
88 - 98
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Freedom Hall Civic Center
Feb 4, 2003
Virginia Military
East Tennessee State
76 - 93
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Mountain States Health Alliance Athletic Center
Jan 18, 2003
East Tennessee State
Virginia Military
67 - 62
East Tennessee State
Conference Regular Season Cameron Hall

2023-2024 Virginia Military Keydets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Wright T. Cook D. Butler T. Jackson II D. Nussbaum
Rotation   A. Clark C. Chesley R. Peters  
Rotation     S. Olowoniyi    
Lim PT J. Johnston J. Adair C. Sisco K. Cotton  
Lim PT B. Watkins J. Tuell J. Morton    

2023-2024 East Tennessee State Buccaneers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Q. Peterson K. Boyd E. Asamoah J. Seymour J. Parker
Rotation A. Strothers   G. Sisk D. Hughes  
Rotation       J. Smith  
Lim PT T. Rice M. Johnson     B. Ilic
Lim PT   J. Jones      
Lim PT   T. Fasehun      

Virginia Military Keydets Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGPPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%ORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGTOVPF
31 Jacob Adair G 2 2.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5
14 Walker Andrews G - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  Timayahs Bracey G - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Devin Butler G 32 24.0 6.4 1.9 5.9 .328 1.3 4.1 .311 1.2 1.5 .830 0.8 1.6 2.4 0.8 0.5 0.1 1.2 1.7
12 Corey Chesley F 31 18.6 3.4 1.2 3.5 .345 0.3 1.4 .214 0.7 1.2 .583 0.6 1.5 2.1 0.5 0.4 0.1 0.7 1.1
5 A.J. Clark G 21 22.3 4.0 1.4 3.7 .372 0.1 1.3 .074 1.2 1.8 .676 0.2 2.8 3.0 2.1 1.7 0.4 2.1 2.2
0 Tyran Cook G 32 28.5 12.7 5.0 12.1 .410 1.1 3.3 .340 1.6 2.3 .680 0.7 2.1 2.8 2.4 0.6 0.1 2.5 1.1
4 Koree Cotton GF 12 22.8 12.2 4.3 10.8 .400 1.7 4.9 .339 1.9 2.4 .793 0.5 3.0 3.5 1.4 0.8 0.6 3.6 2.0
2 Taeshaud Jackson II G 31 29.6 10.6 3.7 8.4 .446 1.0 3.1 .330 2.1 3.3 .634 2.6 7.7 10.4 1.2 1.3 0.4 2.0 2.7
20 Jake Johnston G 6 1.8 0.2 0.0 0.8 .000 0.0 0.7 .000 0.2 0.3 .500 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.2
3 Jaren Morton GF 2 6.5 6.0 2.0 2.5 .800 1.5 2.0 .750 0.5 1.0 .500 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
42 D.J. Nussbaum C 31 22.9 6.8 3.0 5.5 .556 0.0 0.1 .000 0.7 0.8 .880 1.2 2.6 3.8 0.6 0.2 0.5 1.5 2.6
10 Stephen Olowoniyi GF 32 18.5 7.8 3.4 6.2 .550 0.0 0.2 .143 0.9 1.8 .492 1.3 4.0 5.3 0.3 0.3 0.8 1.2 2.7
32 Robert Peters F 17 9.5 1.9 0.7 1.6 .444 0.2 0.8 .214 0.3 0.6 .500 0.3 1.1 1.4 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.8 0.9
15 Cooper Sisco F - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  Josh Tuell G - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1 Brennan Watkins G 22 30.4 15.1 5.0 12.0 .414 2.1 5.8 .370 3.0 3.5 .870 0.2 2.0 2.1 3.0 0.7 0.0 3.0 1.9
23 Maurice Wright G 26 13.2 3.5 1.3 4.2 .303 0.6 1.9 .320 0.4 0.7 .588 0.2 1.4 1.5 0.8 0.6 0.2 1.1 1.5

East Tennessee State Buccaneers Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGPPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%ORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGTOVPF
14 Ebby Asamoah SF 34 30.6 15.6 5.1 12.8 .403 3.0 8.3 .363 2.4 3.0 .777 0.6 3.3 3.9 0.8 0.7 0.6 1.6 2.4
0 Karon Boyd F 30 30.4 6.7 2.4 6.2 .389 0.3 1.9 .143 1.7 2.9 .581 3.2 3.5 6.7 1.3 1.0 0.3 1.5 2.4
4 Timmy Fasehun G 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
10 D.J. Hughes PF 26 9.6 1.6 0.7 1.2 .600 0.0 0.0 .000 0.2 0.9 .261 1.0 1.6 2.6 0.5 0.5 0.2 0.2 1.1
23 Braden Ilic C 20 8.4 2.5 0.8 1.8 .486 0.5 1.3 .385 0.3 0.7 .538 0.5 0.9 1.4 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.3 1.8
2 Makhi Johnson G 32 9.8 3.5 1.2 2.8 .422 0.9 2.3 .400 0.2 0.2 .833 0.2 1.0 1.2 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.3 1.0
15 Jaxson Jones G 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
11 David Meriwether C - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
24 Jadyn Parker F 35 26.4 7.5 2.6 5.5 .472 0.0 0.2 .167 2.2 3.4 .650 2.9 3.6 6.5 0.9 0.8 2.1 1.4 3.1
1 Quimari Peterson G 35 32.0 13.5 5.1 12.9 .393 1.1 3.8 .286 2.2 3.1 .716 1.7 2.8 4.5 3.7 1.7 0.3 2.3 2.2
3 Tyler Rice G 27 10.4 3.7 1.3 3.6 .361 0.7 2.2 .300 0.4 0.6 .800 0.1 1.1 1.3 0.6 0.4 0.0 0.6 0.6
22 Jaden Seymour SF 35 31.0 14.7 4.9 11.0 .440 1.3 4.3 .295 3.7 5.2 .714 1.6 4.6 6.1 1.3 1.2 0.6 2.2 2.9
21 Gabe Sisk G 27 13.1 3.6 1.1 3.5 .319 0.4 1.7 .255 0.9 1.1 .806 0.4 1.6 2.0 0.8 0.4 0.1 0.5 1.0
12 Justice Smith GF 13 14.2 4.3 1.5 4.7 .311 0.3 1.9 .160 1.1 1.8 .609 0.7 1.3 2.0 0.6 0.8 0.2 0.9 1.7
5 Allen Strothers G 21 18.6 3.0 1.1 3.5 .315 0.2 0.9 .278 0.6 0.9 .684 1.0 1.3 2.3 2.4 1.1 0.1 1.7 1.7

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