Fordham Rams vs. Texas-Arlington Mavericks - 11/26/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Texas-Arlington Mavericks (3-3) at Fordham Rams (5-1)
College Basketball: Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 5:00 pm (Rose Hill Gym)
The Line: Fordham Rams +1 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Texas-Arlington Mavericks will travel to play the Fordham Rams in a non-conference college basketball on Saturday.
The Fordham Rams are 5-1 this season after beating Rider by a score of 73-62 in their last game. Fordham led by 15 points in the first half and was able to hold on in the second half for the win. Joseph Chartouny led Fordham with 17 points, 8 assists, and 6 rebounds in their win. Fordham shot 41.4% on field goals, while shooting 25.9% on three-pointers. Fordham is averaging 74.8 points per game while giving up 66.3 points per game. Fordham is also averaging 29.8 rebounds per game and 14.3 assists per game. Joseph Chartouny is averaging 14.8 points, 6.5 assists, and 4.2 rebounds per game, while Javontae Hawkins is averaging 13.7 points and 5 rebounds per game for Fordham. Fordham is shooting 44% on field goals, 77% on free throws, and 33.8% on three-pointers.
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The Texas-Arlington Mavericks are 3-3 this season after beating Mount Saint Mary’s by a score of 80-71 in their last game. Texas-Arlington was able to score 45 points in the second half to pull away for the win. Jalen Jones led the Mavericks with 18 points and 7 rebounds in their win. Texas-Arlington shot 53.4% on field goals, while shooting 31.6% on three-pointers in this game. UTA is averaging 77.2 points per game while giving up 76.7 points per game, while also averaging 33.8 rebounds per game and 14.5 assists per game. Jalen Jones is averaging 14.7 points and 3.2 rebounds per game, while Kevin Hervey is averaging 11.3 points and 5.3 rebounds per game for the Mavericks. Texas-Arlington is shooting 47.1% on field goals, 58.4% on free throws, and 35.3% on three-pointers.
Texas-Arlington is 13-3 ATS in their last 16 non-conference games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 road games. The under is 4-0 in UTA’s last 4 games. Fordham is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Saturday games and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games against the Sun Belt. The under is 6-1 in Fordham’s last 7 games.
Fordham has started this season playing very strong, while Texas-Arlington has started the season playing .500 ball. Fordham has played better defense than their opponent, while UT-Arlington has been the better rebounding team. This should be a very good game, but I like Fordham at home.