Louisiana-Monroe vs. Texas-Arlington - 1/18/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Texas-Arlington Mavericks (7-12) at Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks (6-11)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 3:00 pm (Fant-Ewing Coliseum)
The Line: Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks +4.5 -- Over/Under: Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The UT-Arlington Mavericks and UL Monroe Warhawks meet Saturday in college basketball action at the Fant-Ewing Coliseum.
The UT-Arlington Mavericks look for a win after splitting their last six games. The UT-Arlington Mavericks are averaging 71.5 points on 42 percent shooting and allowing 69.7 points on 40.5 percent shooting. David Azore is averaging 14.9 points and 3.7 assists while Brian Warren is averaging 13.7 points and 2.8 rebounds. Jordan Phillips is dishing 1.1 assists and Jabari Narcis is grabbing 7.2 rebounds. The UT-Arlington Mavericks are shooting 32.4 percent from beyond the arc and 74.5 percent from the free throw line. The UT-Arlington Mavericks are allowing 33.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.7 rebounds per game. The UT-Arlington Mavericks have lost four of their last six road games.
The UL Monroe Warhawks need a win to snap a four-game losing streak. The UL Monroe Warhawks are averaging 65.3 points on 44.4 percent shooting and allowing 63.7 points on 40.7 percent shooting. Michael Ertel is averaging 16.7 points and 2.9 assists while JD Williams is averaging 16 points and 5.9 rebounds. Jalen Hodge is dishing 1.8 assists and Tyree White is grabbing 4.4 rebounds. The UL Monroe Warhawks are shooting 36 percent from beyond the arc and 67.4 percent from the free throw line. The UL Monroe Warhawks are allowing 32 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.2 rebounds per game. The UL Monroe Warhawks have lost four of their last six home games.
Will update with trends once they're released.
The UT-Arlington Mavericks haven't had the best success on the road this season where they shoot 41.2 percent from the field and lose by an average of .6 points. The UL Monroe Warhawks have had some recent hiccups at home, but they're still winning by an average of 8.1 points and shooting 47 percent from the field. When these teams met about 11 months ago, the game needed overtime to be decided. I'll take the home dog in this contest.