Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks vs. Chattanooga Moccasins - 11/30/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Chattanooga Moccasins (5-1) at Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks (2-2)
College Basketball: Monday, November 30, 2015 at 8:00 pm (Fant-Ewing Coliseum)
The Line: Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks +3 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Chattanooga Mocs will travel to play the UL-Monroe Warhawks in a non-conference game.
The UL-Monroe Warhawks are 2-2 and are coming off of a loss against Houston by a score of 76-64. Houston used a 15-4 run in the second half to secure the victory. Travis Munnings led UL-Monroe with 18 points and 6 rebounds. UL-Monroe was out rebounded by a total of 41-37 and had 11 assists in their defeat. UL-Monroe is averaging 72 points per game while giving up 69 points per game. UL-Monroe is also averaging 42.5 rebounds per game and 13.3 assists per game. Majok Deng is averaging 14.5 points per game and 7.5 rebounds per game for UL-Monroe. Travis Munnings is averaging 12.5 points per game and 8.3 rebounds per game. UL-Monroe is shooting 70.1% on free throws, 24.1% on three-pointers, and 46.3% on all field goal attempts.
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The Chattanooga Mocs are 5-1 and are coming off of a win against Jacksonville State by a score of 62-52. Chattanooga led by nine points at halftime and was able to hang on to the victory. Justin Tuoyo led Chattanooga with 14 points, while adding 5 rebounds. Casey Jones had 11 points and 6 rebounds for Chattanooga in this game. Chattanooga out rebounded their opponent by a total of 33-28 and had 12 assists in their victory. Chattanooga is averaging 81.3 points per game while giving up 72 points per game. Chattanooga is also averaging 35.8 rebounds per game and 17.5 assists per game. Casey Jones leads Chattanooga with 12.5 points per game, 5.8 rebounds per game, and 4 assists per game. Chattanooga is shooting 67.3% on free throws, 40.7% on three-pointers, and 49.3% on all field goal attempts.
Chattanooga is 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games against the Sun Belt. Chattanooga is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games against a team with a winning home record. The under is 9-4 in Chattanooga’s last 13 non-conference games. UL-Monroe is 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. UL-Monroe is 7-1 ATS in their last 8 Monday games. The under is 16-6-1 in UL-Monroe’s last 23 home games.
Chattanooga has found some success early this season, which should give them momentum coming into this game. While UL-Monroe may have a small advantage in rebounding, Chattanooga has been better at scoring points. I am taking the road team in this one.