Arkansas State Red Wolves vs. Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks - 1/7/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks (6-7) at Arkansas State Red Wolves (6-7)
College Basketball: Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 8:35 pm (Convocation Center)
The Line: Arkansas State Red Wolves -3 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Arkansas State Red Wolves will face off against the UL-Monroe Warawks.
The Arkansas State Red Wolves come into this game with a 6-7 record and are currently 3rd in the Sun Belt Conference. The Red Wolves have won 3 games in a row with their most recent win coming against South Alabama. Through 13 games the leading scorer for Arkansas State has been Anthony Livingston who is averaging 15.6 points per game and 9.1 rebounds. Devin Carter is second on the team with 15.3 points per game and 4.2 rebounds with 2.8 assists.
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The UL Monroe Warhawks come into this game with a 6-7 record and are currently 3rd in the Sun Belt Conference. The Warhawks have won only 2 out of their last 7 games. Through 13 games this season the leading scorer for the Warhawks has been Majok Deng who is averaging 19.8 points per game and 7.6 rebounds with 1.6 assists. Travis Munnings is second on the team with 11.4 points per game and 8.0 rebounds.
The UL Monroe Warhawks come into this game with a 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 games vs. Sun Belt opponents. The Warhawks are 1-6 against the spread in their last 7 road games. Arkansas State is 1-6 against the spread in their last 7 Thursday games. The Red Wolves are 0-6 against the spread in their last 7 Thursday games.
Arkansas State and UL Monroe have the same record and are similar teams. This should be a very close game coming down to the wire. Il take the home team here. I think Arkansas State can get the job done and cover the spread at home.