Arkansas-Little Rock vs. Arkansas State - 3/1/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Arkansas State Red Wolves (11-18) at Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans (26-3)
College Basketball: Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 8:15 pm (Jack Stephens Center)
The Line: Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans -18 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Arkansas State Red Wolves and Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans meet Tuesday night at the Jack Stephens Center.
The Arkansas State Red Wolves need a win in order to snap a seven-game losing streak. The Arkansas State Red Wolves are averaging 72 points on 40.1 percent shooting and allowing 76.9 points on 40 percent shooting. Devin Carter is averaging 17.3 points and 1.9 assists while Anthony Livingston is averaging 15.5 points and 9.1 rebounds. Donte Thomas is dishing 5.5 assists and Sean Gardner is grabbing 3.5 rebounds. The Arkansas State Red Wolves are shooting 31.9 percent from beyond the arc and 73.2 percent from the free throw line. The Red Wolves are allowing 35.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 40 rebounds per game. The Arkansas State Red Wolves have lost six straight road games.
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The Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans look to stay hot after winning 11 of their last 12 games. The Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans are averaging 69.5 points on 45 percent shooting and allowing 59.2 points on 38.3 percent shooting. Josh Hagins is averaging 12.9 points and 4.7 assists while Marcus Johnson Jr. is averaging 12.5 points and 2.9 rebounds. Roger Woods is dishing 1.5 assists and Lis Shoshi is grabbing 5.5 rebounds. The Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans are shooting 38.5 percent from beyond the arc and 74 percent from the free throw line. The Trojans are allowing 30 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35 rebounds per game. The Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans have won 15 straight home games.
The Red Wolves are 2-7-1 ATS in their last 10 Tuesday games and 14-29-2 ATS in their last 45 vs. Sun Belt. The Trojans are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 Tuesday games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games. The Red Wolves are 2-5-1 ATS in the last 8 meetings in Arkansas-Little Rock and 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings overall.
The Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans look like a possible NCAA Tournament team, as they're flat rolling right now. The Red Wolves struggle to shoot the rock, but they did beat the Trojans earlier this season. This is too many points to lay. Give me the points.