East Carolina at Memphis - 1/27/22 College Basketball Picks and Prediction

East Carolina at Memphis - 1/27/22 College Basketball Picks and Prediction Photo by Christine Tannous / The Commercial Appeal / USA TODAY NETWORK

Memphis Tigers (10-8) vs East Carolina Pirates (11-7)

Game Info: Thursday, January 27, 2022 at 9:00 pm (FedExForum)

Betting Odds: Memphis Tigers -13 -- Over/Under: 148.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds

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The East Carolina Pirates will travel to play the Memphis Tigers in an American Athletic Conference game on Thursday.

The East Carolina Pirates are 11-7 (2-4) this season and have lost four of their last five games. East Carolina is coming off of a loss to Houston by a score of 79-36 in their last game. East Carolina only shot 16% from the field and 5.3% from three-point range in the loss. Tristen Newton led the Pirates with 14 points and 6 rebounds in the game. East Carolina is averaging 72.1 points per game and is giving up 72.2 points per game against, while also averaging 35.4 rebounds per game and 15.9 assists per game. Tristen Newton is averaging 17.7 points per game and 4.8 assists per game, while Vance Jackson is averaging 11.8 points per game and 5.7 rebounds per game for the Pirates. East Carolina is shooting 42.9% on field goals, 74.6% on free throws, and 36% on three pointers.

The Memphis Tigers are 10-8 (4-4) this season and have lost three of their last four games. Memphis defeated Tulsa in their last game by a score of 83-81. Memphis shot 50.9% from the field and made 10 three pointers in the win. Tyler Harris led the Tigers with 24 points and 2 assists in the game. Memphis is averaging 76.5 points per game and is giving up 71.2 points per game against, while also averaging 38.2 rebounds per game and 15.8 assists per game. Jalen Duren (questionable) is averaging 10.7 points per game and 7.3 rebounds per game while Emoni Bates is averaging 10.5 points per game and 3.5 rebounds per game for the Tigers. Memphis is shooting 46.9% from the field, 66.6% on free throws, and 35.9% on three pointers.

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East Carolina is 6-23 ATS in their last 29 Thursday games and 5-14 ATS in their last 19 games following an ATS loss. The over is 7-2 in East Carolina’s last 9 games. Memphis is 1-5-1 ATS in their last 7 home games and 0-5-1 ATS in their last 6 games. The under is 6-0 in Memphis’ last 6 Thursday games. The road team is 5-1 ATS in these two teams last 6 head to head meetings.

East Carolina is coming off of one of the worst losses I have ever seen. The Pirates could not do anything on offense and got blown out in the game. Memphis has been a tough team to read this season because they have a lot of talent, but don’t play well together as a team. Memphis defeated ECU by one point in their first meeting of the season. I am taking Memphis in this game solely based on how bad East Carolina was last game.

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David’s Pick Memphis -13

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