UT Arlington vs Grand Canyon Prediction - Basketball Picks 3/7/23
Grand Canyon Lopes (20-11) vs UT Arlington Mavericks (11-20)
Game Info: Tuesday, March 7, 2023 at 5:00 pm (Orleans Arena)
Betting Odds: Grand Canyon Lopes -8.5 -- Over/Under: 134.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The UT Arlington Mavericks will play the Grand Canyon Lopes in the first round of the WAC Tournament on Tuesday evening at Michelob ULTRA Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
UT Arlington Preview
The UT Arlington Mavericks are 11-20 (6-12) this season after they lost to Seattle by a score of 80-56 in their last game. UT Arlington shot 32.3% from the field and turned the ball over 15 times in the loss. The UT Arlington Mavericks are averaging 66.1 points per game, 68 points against per game, 36.1 rebounds per game, and 13.4 assists per game. Kyron Gibson has led the Mavericks this season with 11 points per game, 3.9 assists per game, and 2.2 rebounds per game. UT Arlington is shooting 41.1% from the field, 65.4% on free throws, and 32.5% on three pointers this year.
Grand Canyon Preview
The Grand Canyon Lopes are 20-11 (11-7) this season after they defeated Utah Tech by a score of 71-61 in their last game. Grand Canyon shot 50% from the field and was +7 in rebounding margin in the win. The Grand Canyon Lopes are averaging 74.5 points per game, 65.9 points against per game, 37.6 rebounds per game, and 12.1 assists per game. Rayshon Harrison has led the Lopes this season with 17.4 points per game, 3.9 rebounds per game, and 3.3 assists per game. Grand Canyon is shooting 45.5% from the field, 72.1% on free throws, and 37.1% on three pointers this year.
UT Arlington is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a loss and 7-17 ATS in their last 24 games against a team with a winning record. The under is 9-4 in UT Arlington’s last 13 neutral site games. Grand Canyon is 8-3 ATS in their last 11 neutral site games and 4-9 ATS in their last 13 games. The over is 21-5 in Grand Canyon’s last 26 games.
Grand Canyon comes into this game after winning three of their last four games, while UT Arlington has lost three of their last four games. UT Arlington has only scored 56 and 59 points in their last two games and will be going up against a good Grand Canyon defense. Grand Canyon is shooting 45.5% from the field, while UT Arlington is shooting 41.1% from the field. I like Grand Canyon here.