McNeese State at Incarnate Word - 1/13/21 College Basketball Picks and Prediction
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Incarnate Word Cardinals (4-5) vs McNeese State Cowboys (6-5)
Game Info: Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 8:00 pm (Alice P. McDermott Convocation Center)
Betting Odds: Incarnate Word Cardinals -1 -- Over/Under: 145 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The McNeese State Cowboys heads to San Antonio to face the incarnate Word Cardinals in a Southland Conference matchup.
McNeese State (6-5, 0-2) concluded a four-game homestand with two straight losses to conference foes, Central Arkansas and Northwestern State, recently. This is the Mustangs, who are coming off a 78-75 setback to Northwestern State on Saturday, first road game since Dec 19. McNeese is 0-3 away from home this year.
Keyshawn Feazell leads a well-balanced Cowboy offense with 14.3 points to go along with a team-high 12.3 rebounds. Dru Kuxhausen is second on the team with 13.3 points while draining 3.6 treys at a 42.7% clip. AJ Lawson (12.2 points, 5.6 rebounds, 4.7 assists), Collin Warren (11.4 ppg, 3.0 rpg), and Chris Orlena (9.9 ppg, 4.5 rpg, 3.0 apg) are the other top contributors.
McNeese State averages 89.4 points on 50.4% shooting from the field, 39.3% from the 3-point line, and 62.6% from the charity stripe. McNeese is a +8.3 rebound margin and a +5.3 turnover differential. The Cowboys allow 67.1 points on 43% shooting from the field, 31.3% from the 3-point line, and force 19.0 turnovers.
Incarnate Word (4-5, 1-1) fell to New Orleans 86-64 on Saturday, snapping a three-game winning streak. IWC is 3-1 at the McDermott Center. Keaston Willis leads the way for the Cardinals with 19.7 points, 5.2 caroms, and 2.7 assists. Marcus Larsson produces 9.7 points and a team-high 7.6 boards. Josh Morgan (9.2 ppg), Brandon Swaby (8,7 ppg, 3.4 rpg), and Drew Lutz (8.3 ppg, 2.5 rpg, 3.8 apg) are the other top contributors.
Incarnate Word averages 71.9 points on 47.3% shooting from the field, 36.4% from the 3-point line, and 68.2% from the charity stripe. IWC has a -2.4 rebound margin and a -2.2 turnover differential. The Cardinals allow 73.6 points on 45.5% shooting from the field, 29.1% from the 3-point line, and force 13.2 turnovers.
Incarnate Word is4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. IWC is 5-2 ATS in their last seven games versus a team with a winning straight up record. Over is 4-0 in the Cardinals' last four games following an ATS loss and 8-2 in the Cardinals ' last 10 contests.