UCLA Bruins vs. Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns - 12/15/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns (3-4) at UCLA Bruins (7-3)
College Basketball: Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 9:00 pm (Pauley Pavilion)
The Line: UCLA Bruins -11.5 -- Over/Under: 168.5 See the Latest Odds
The UCLA Bruins will host the Louisiana Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns.
The UCLA Bruins come into this game with a 7-3 record and are currently 8th in the Pac-12. The Bruins come into this game on a four game win streak with their most recent game being a big 71-66 victory over the Gonzaga Bulldogs. Through 10 games this season Bryce Alford has been leading the team averaging 15.9 points per game and 5.2 assists with 4.5 rebounds. Second on the team is Tony Parker who is scoring 14.2 points per game and 10.3 rebounds. UCLA will try to stay hot when they take on Louisiana Lafayette.
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The Louisiana Lafayette Ragin Cajuns come into this game with a 3-4 record and are currently 11th in the Sun Belt Conference. The Ragin Cajuns have lost 2 out of their last 3 games with their most recent game being a 91-79 loss to Louisiana Tech. Through 7 games this season the leading scorer of Louisiana Lafayette has been Shawn Long who is averaging 18.3 points per game and 11.6 rebounds. Kasey Shepard is second on the team with 12.0 points per game and 2.0 rebounds and 1.9 assists. Louisiana will try to pull off the upset at UCLA.
Louisiana Lafayette is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 Tuesday games. The Ragin Cajuns are 0-5 against the spread in their last 5 games overall. UCLA is 7-15 against the spread in their last 22 non-conference games. The Bruins are 12-5-2 against the spread in their last 19 Tuesday games.
The UCLA Bruins have been on fire as of late and i expect them to continue it here Tuesday night. The Ragin Cajuns have been struggling as of late and on the road will have a very tough time hanging with UCLA. Il take UCLA to cover the spread here at home.