Texas-Arlington vs. Louisiana-Lafayette - 1/30/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns (8-13) at Texas-Arlington Mavericks (9-12)
College Basketball: Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 8:00 pm (College Park Center)
The Line: Texas-Arlington Mavericks -12 -- Over/Under: 141.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The UL Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns and UT-Arlington Mavericks meet Thursday in college basketball action at the College Park Center.
The UL Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns need a win after losing 10 of their last 13 games. The UL Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns are averaging 70.7 points on 40.7 percent shooting and allowing 74.4 points on 44.7 percent shooting. Jalen Johnson is averaging 15.4 points and 6.7 rebounds while Kobe Julien is averaging 12.8 points and 1.4 assists. Cedric Russell is the third double-digit scorer and Mylik Wilson is grabbing 5.2 rebounds. The UL Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns are shooting 32.6 percent from beyond the arc and 72.8 percent from the free throw line. The UL Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns are allowing 32.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.9 rebounds per game. The UL Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns have lost five of their last six road games.
The UT-Arlington Mavericks look for a win after winning four of their last five games. The UT-Arlington Mavericks are averaging 71 points on 41.8 percent shooting and allowing 68.3 points on 40.7 percent shooting. David Azore is averaging 15.9 points and 3.5 assists while Brian Warren is averaging 12.8 points and 2.8 rebounds. Radshad Davis is dishing 1.5 assists and Sam Griffin is grabbing 1.1 rebounds. The UT-Arlington Mavericks are shooting 30.8 percent from beyond the arc and 76.6 percent from the free throw line. The UT-Arlington Mavericks are allowing 31 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.6 rebounds per game. The UT-Arlington Mavericks have lost four of their last five home games.
The Ragin' Cajuns are 3-12-1 ATS in their last 16 Thursday games, 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games following a ATS win and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Mavericks are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 home games, 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 Thursday games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The under is 7-1 in Ragin' Cajuns last 8 Thursday games. The under is 13-6 in Mavericks last 19 home games. The road team is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings. The underdog is 9-4 ATS in the last 13 meetings.
The UL Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns enter this contest losing their last five games by an average of 12.4 points while shooting 34.1 percent from the field. The UL Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns lose on the road by an average of 16.6 points and shoot 36.7 percent from the field. The UT-Arlington Mavericks aren't the most perfect team in the world and have actually failed to cover four of their six home games, but they have a lot more going for them than what's going on with the UL Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns. I'll lay the big number if forced to pick this game.