Southern Illinois hits the road to take on Bradley Friday night. Let’s take a look at the odds, trends, injuries and hand out a College Basketball Free Pick for this matchup.

Bet Southern Illinois at Bradley

Tip off: 3:30PM ET

Odds: Oddsmakers from online sports book Sportsbetting have made Bradley 2.5-point favorite.

Over/Under Total: 127

Top Public Betting Trends:

All games in this series since 1997

BRADLEY is 15-13 against the spread versus S ILLINOIS since 1997

S ILLINOIS is 17-11 straight up against BRADLEY since 1997

6 of 12 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL since 1997

Games over the last 3 seasons

S ILLINOIS is 4-3 against the spread versus BRADLEY over the last 3 seasons

S ILLINOIS is 5-2 straight up against BRADLEY over the last 3 seasons

4 of 7 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

Key Injuries:

S ILLINOIS

[G] 03/05/2009 - Bryan Mullins is doubtful Friday vs. Bradley. (Foot)

[G] 01/03/2009 - Brandon Allen is expected to miss the rest of the season. (Knee)

[F] 01/03/2009 - Christian Cornelius has left the team (None)

[G] 01/03/2009 - Torres Roundtree has left the team (None)

BRADLEY

[G] 03/05/2009 - Dodie Dunson is expected to play Friday vs. So Illinois. (Hand)

[G] 12/19/2008 - Andrew Warren expected to miss the rest of the season (Foot)

[F/C] 12/07/2008 - Will Egolf expected to miss the rest of the season. (Knee)

Free Pick: Our free pick for this game is Penn State +4.

Bet Southern Illinois at Bradley

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Posted: 3/6/09 12:04PM ET