Stephen F. Austin vs. Longwood - 11/15/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Longwood Lancers (0-1) at Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks (0-1)
College Basketball: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 11:00 am (William R. Johnson Coliseum)
The Line: Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks -18.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Longwood Lancers and Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks meet Tuesday morning in college basketball action at the William R. Johnson Coliseum on ESPN2.
The Longwood Lancers hope for a bounce back performance after losing to Maine in their season opener. The Longwood Lancers are averaging 58 points on 38.6 percent shooting and allowing 80 points on 41.7 percent shooting. Darrion Allen is averaging 18 points and seven rebounds while Isaiah Walton is averaging 16 points and two assists. Khris Lane is the third double-digit scorer and Damarion Geter is grabbing five rebounds. The Longwood Lancers are shooting 33.3 percent from beyond the arc and 53.3 percent from the free throw line. The Longwood Lancers are allowing 36 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34 rebounds per game. The Longwood Lancers have lost four of their last six road games.
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The Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks also look for their first victory after losing to Kentucky on Friday. The Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks are averaging 64 points on 44.2 percent shooting and allowing 87 points on 50 percent shooting. Isaiah Traylor is averaging 15 points and three rebounds while Leon Gilmore III is averaging 12 points and one assist. Dallas Cameron is dishing three assists and Ivan Canete grabbing one rebound. The Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks are shooting 26.3 percent from beyond the arc and 68.4 percent from the free throw line. The Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks are allowing 27.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30 rebounds per game. The Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks haven’t lost a home game since 2014.
The Lancers are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 non-conference games. The Lumberjacks are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games following a ATS loss and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The over is 5-1 in Lumberjacks last 6 overall and the under is 5-1 in Lancers last 6 overall.
Longwood couldn't get much going offensively against Maine, I can only imagine how the Lancers are going to struggle with the pressure of Stephen F. Austin. The Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks held their own somewhat against Kentucky and now have to be chomping at the bit to open things up at home. The Lumberjacks should have little trouble winning this game in a blowout.