Louisiana Tech vs. UAB CUSA Tournament 3/13/15 - College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
UAB Blazers (17-15) at Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (25-7)
College Basketball: Friday March 13, 2014 7PM EST Conference USA Tournament
The Line: UAB Blazers +6 -- Over/Under: 134.5 See the Latest Odds
The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs and the UAB Blazers face off on Friday in Conference USA college basketball tournament action.
The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs are 25-7 this season and they reached this game by beating Rice on Thursday. La Tech is averaging 73.1 points and they are shooting 44.7 percent while defensively they are allowing 64.4 points and their opponents are shooting 41.7 percent. Raheem Appleby leads the Bulldogs averaging 15.5 points per game. Alex Hamilton is averaging 15.2 points, Erik McCree is averaging 11.9 points and 5.7 rebounds, and Michale Kyser is averaging 8.4 points and 6.7 rebounds. Louisiana Tech is 1-0 in neutral site games and 16-3 in Conference USA.
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The UAB Blazers are 17-15 this season they reached this game by beating Western Kentucky on Thursday. UAB is averaging 68.6 points and they are shooting 42.7 percent while defensively they are allowing 68.1 points and their opponents are shooting 42.3 percent. Robert Brown leads the Blazers averaging 12.8 points per game. Chris Cokley is averaging 8.0 points, Nick Norton is averaging 7.8 points, and Hakeem Baxter is averaging 7.7 points. UAB is 1-3 in neutral site games and 13-6 in Conference USA games.
Louisiana Tech is 1-5 against the spread in their last six games, 0-5 against the spread following a win, and 5-2 against the spread against a team with a winning record. UAB is 9-3 against the spread following a win, 9-23 against the spread in their last 32 neutral site games, and 1-4 against the spread following a game that they didn’t cover the spread.
This game figures to be tight so we will be glad to have the points in our back pocket.