Texas-San Antonio vs. Western Kentucky - 2/4/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Western Kentucky Hilltoppers (11-11) at Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners (4-18)
College Basketball: Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 8:00 pm (UTSA Convocation Center)
The Line: Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners +8 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers and Texas San Antonio Roadrunners square off Thursday at the UTSA Convocation Center.
The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers need a victory after losing six of their last nine games. The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers are averaging 76.1 points on 46.2 percent shooting and allowing 76.3 points on 44.9 percent shooting. Justin Johnson is averaging 16.1 points and 7.6 rebounds while Aaron Cosby is averaging 11.3 points and two assists. Fredrick Edmond is grabbing 5.5 rebounds and Chris McNeal is dishing 4.1 assists. The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers are shooting 36.1 percent from beyond the arc and 69.3 percent from the free throw line. The Hilltoppers are allowing 38.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 38.9 rebounds per game. The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers have lost 11 of their last 13 road games.
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The Texas San Antonio Roadrunners also need a win after losing six of their last seven games. The Texas San Antonio Roadrunners are averaging 71.5 points on 41.5 percent shooting and allowing 84.2 points on 50.2 percent shooting. Ryan Bowie is averaging 17.1 points and 7.2 rebounds while J.R. Harris is averaging 12.7 points and 1.3 assists. Gino Littles is dishing 3.3 assists and Nick Allen is grabbing 3.5 rebounds. The Texas San Antonio Roadrunners are shooting 31 percent from beyond the arc and 70.3 percent from the free throw line. The Roadrunners are allowing 40.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35 rebounds per game. The Texas San Antonio Roadrunners have lost nine of their last 13 home games.
The Hilltoppers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a losing straight up record. The Roadrunners are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 home games and 6-13 ATS in their last 19 games overall.
Neither one of these teams is hot right now and neither team is doing a good job at covering numbers. I'm not laying chalk with a WKU team that's lost six of its last nine and won just two of its last 13 road games. Give me the points.