Texas A&M-Corpus Christi at Southeastern Louisiana: 3/12/22 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
Southeastern Louisiana Lions (19-13) vs Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islanders (22-11)
Game Info: Saturday, March 12, 2022 at 9:30 pm (Leonard E. Merrell Center)
Betting Odds: Southeastern Louisiana Lions +1 -- Over/Under: 149 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Texas A&M Corpus Christi Islanders and Southeastern Louisiana Lions face off on Saturday in a Southland Tournament showdown at the Merrell Center. When these two teams faced off on February 18th it was Texas A&M Corpus Christi that won 83-74.
The Islanders were led by Isaac Mushila who finished with 17 points. Gus Okafor was the star for the Lions scoring 32 points and grabbing 13 rebounds.
The Texas A&M Corpus Christi Islanders come into this game with a 22-11 record overall and they have won three games in a row. In the first game of the tournament they beat Houston Baptist 75-60 and on Friday they were able to beat 71-64. At half time they were up 37-27 and they never looked back as they cruised to the win. As a team the Islanders are averaging 64.8 points while their defense is giving up 71.5 points per game. The best player this season has been Isaac Mushila who is averaging 13.7 points while shooting 53.4 percent from the field and 29.6 percent from behind the three point line.
On the other side of this matchup is the Southeastern Louisiana Lions who sit with a 19-13 record overall and they have won four games in a row. On Friday, Southeastern Louisiana faced off with New Orleans and the defense was good giving up only 65 points and that was enough to come away with the victory. The Lions are averaging 79.7 points while their defense is giving up 78.5 points per game. The top player this season for the Lions has been Gus Okafor has been the top player for Southeastern Louisiana averaging 15.2 points while shooting 43.1 percent from the field and 34.5 percent from behind the three point line.
Texas A&M Corpus Christi has done a good job of getting games out to a fast start and its’ going to be no different in this game. Look for the Islanders to jump out to a big lead in the first half, and they are going to cruise to the victory. Back the Islanders against the spread.
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