Arkansas-Little Rock vs. Wisc-Green Bay - 12/21/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix (8-2) at Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans (4-4)
College Basketball: Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 2:00 pm (South Point Arena)
The Line: Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans +9.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans and Green Bay Phoenix meet Sunday at the South Point Arena.
The Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans have lost three straight and play their first game in a week. On the season, Arkansas-Little Rock is averaging 72.9 points on 42.2 percent shooting and is allowing 75.6 points on 46.1 percent shooting. James White is averaging 13.9 points and eight rebounds while Roger Woods is averaging 12 points and 6.3 rebounds. Josh Hagins is the third player averaging double-digit points and J.T. Thomas is averaging 3.4 assists. The Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans rely on their deep offense that has seven players averaging at least six points while the team is shooting 70.1 percent from the free throw line and 38.4 percent from beyond the arc. Defensively, Arkansas-Little Rock is forcing 14.3 turnovers per game but is allowing teams to shoot 41.1 percent from deep.
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The Green Bay Phoenix have won seven of their last eight and looking to make a run in the Horizon. On the season, Green Bay is averaging 61.9 points on 44.5 percent shooting and is allowing 58.1 points on 39 percent shooting. Keifer Sykes is averaging 18.5 points and 3.3 assists while Greg Mays is averaging 10.2 points and 4.1 rebounds. Carrington Love is dishing out 3.3 assists and Jordan Fouse is dishing out 6.7 rebounds. The Green Bay Phoenix are a defensive minded team that’s forcing 12.5 turnovers and has allowed no more than 62 points in eight of their first 10 games. Offensively, Green Bay is shooting 63 percent from the free throw line and 30.8 percent from deep. The Green Bay Phoenix have won 25 straight games when allowing 70 or less points.
The Phoenix are 4-9 ATS in their last 13 neutral site games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Trojans are 10-4-1 ATS in their last 15 neutral site games and 3-1-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall.
The Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix are one of the top mid-major teams in the countrt and should feast on a Little Rock squad that isn't good on either side of the ball. Give me the Phoenix by double digits.