Charlotte vs. Louisiana Tech - 2/19/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (20-6) at Charlotte 49ers (11-14)
College Basketball: Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Dale F. Halton Arena)
The Line: Charlotte 49ers +1 -- Over/Under: 143.5 See the Latest Odds
The Charlotte 49ers and the Louisiana Bulldogs face off on Thursday at Halton Arena in Conference USA college basketball.
The Charlotte 49ers are 11-14 this season and they are coming off of a road win at UTSA on Saturday. Charlotte is averaging 73.5 points and they are shooting 46.6 percent while defensively they are allowing 72.4 points and their opponents are shooting 44 percent. Torin Dorn leads the 49ers averaging 12.2 points per game. Braxton Ogbueze is averaging 10.4 points, Mike Thorne Jr. is averaging 9.8 points and 7.0 rebounds, and Pierria Henry is averaging 9.8 points, 5.2 rebounds, and 5.6 assists. Charlotte is 5-4 at home and 4-8 in Conference USA.
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The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs are 20-6 this season and they have won sox of their last seven games. La. Tech is averaging 73.3 points and they are shooting 45.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 63.7 points and their opponents are shooting 41.4 percent. Raheem Appleby leads the Bulldogs averaging 15.8 points per game. Alex Hamilton is averaging 15.7 points, Erik McCree is averaging 12 points and 5.2 rebounds, and Michale Kyser is averaging 7.8 points and 6.2 rebounds. Louisiana Tech is 7-6 on the road and 11-2 in Conference USA.
Charlotte is 3-0-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record, 4-1-1 against the spread against Conference USA, and 2-5 against the spread in their last seven home games. Louisiana Tech is 5-2 against the spread in their last seven road games, 5-2 against the spread in their last seven games, and 1-4 against the spread in their last five Thursday games.
The totalis on the high side but I still have this one going over and that is my free pick. My stronger play is on who will cover the spread and I will post that in the Premium Area as well as the App.