Nevada vs. New Mexico - 1/25/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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New Mexico Lobos (16-5) at Nevada Wolf Pack (12-8)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 8:00 pm (Lawlor Events Center)
The Line: Nevada Wolf Pack -8.5 -- Over/Under: Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The New Mexico Lobos and Nevada Wolf Pack meet Saturday in college basketball action at the Lawlor Events Center.
The New Mexico Lobos need a win after splitting their last six games. The New Mexico Lobos are averaging 77.6 points on 48.2 percent shooting and allowing 70.3 points on 42.4 percent shooting. JaQuan Lyle is averaging 17.6 points and 4.6 rebounds while Carlton Bragg is averaging 13 points and 10.6 rebounds. Corey Manigault is grabbing 4.3 rebounds and Makuach Maluach is grabbing 2.7 rebounds. The New Mexico Lobos are shooting 31.4 percent from beyond the arc and 73.2 percent from the free throw line. The New Mexico Lobos are allowing 31.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.6 rebounds per game. The New Mexico Lobos have lost three straight road games.
The Nevada Wolf Pack look for a win after splitting their last 10 games. The Nevada Wolf Pack are averaging 73.8 points on 43.2 percent shooting and allowing 70.9 points on 39.9 percent shooting. Jalen Harris is averaging 18.4 points and 6.3 rebounds while Jazz Johnson is averaging 16.9 points and 1.7 assists. Lindsey Drew is the third double-digit scorer and Nisre Zouzoua is grabbing 2.1 rebounds. The Nevada Wolf Pack are shooting 38 percent from beyond the arc and 73.8 percent from the free throw line. The Nevada Wolf Pack are allowing 27.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.9 rebounds per game. The Nevada Wolf Pack have won six straight home games.
Will update with trends once they're released.
The New Mexico Lobos lose on the road by an average of 7.5 points and have failed to cover four of their six road games. The Nevada Wolf Pack are a profitable 11-9 ATS on the season and win at home by an average of 10.3 points while shooting 45.2 percent from the field. The Nevada Wolf Pack smoked New Mexico by 29 points in the last meeting. I'll lay the reasonable chalk with the Wolf Pack at home.