Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islanders (4-17) at Lamar Cardinals (6-17)
College Basketball: Monday, March 1, 2021 at 8:00 pm (Montagne Center)
The Line: Lamar Cardinals -5.5 -- Over/Under: 136 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Texas A&M-CC Islanders and Lamar Cardinals meet Monday in college basketball action at the Montagne Center.
The Texas A&M-CC Islanders need a win after losing 10 of their last 11 games. The Texas A&M-CC Islanders are averaging 64.4 points on 42 percent shooting and allowing 71.2 points on 43.8 percent shooting. Jalen White is averaging 11.6 points and 1.5 assists while De'Lazarus Keys is averaging 9.3 points and 6.8 rebounds. Rasheed Browne is dishing 2.3 assists and Myles Smith is grabbing 4.4 rebounds. The Texas A&M-CC Islanders are shooting 32.9 percent from beyond the arc and 69.5 percent from the free throw line. The Texas A&M-CC Islanders are allowing 31.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.8 rebounds per game.
The Lamar Cardinals need a win after losing 10 of their last 14 games. The Lamar Cardinals are averaging 65.8 points on 40.3 percent shooting and allowing 74.5 points on 46.2 percent shooting. Davion Buster is averaging 14.8 points and 1.4 assists while Kasen Harrison is averaging 13 points and 2.6 rebounds. Avery Sullivan is the third double-digit scorer and Anderson Kopp is grabbing 4.4 rebounds. The Lamar Cardinals are shooting 28.9 percent from beyond the arc and 74.4 percent from the free throw line. The Lamar Cardinals are allowing 39.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.2 rebounds per game.
The Islanders are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Cardinals are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games following a ATS win and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The over is 19-7 in Islanders last 26 overall. The over is 6-1 in Cardinals last 7 overall. The home team is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings. The favorite is 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings.
The Texas A&M-CC Islanders won the first meeting over a week ago, but they're playing bad ball as of late, which includes losing their last five games by an average of 8.4 points. The Lamar Cardinals obviously aren't lighting the world on fire, but they are at home and do win by an average of 2.4 points in the favorite role. There's better options on Monday's CBB card, but I'll lay the chalk if forced to pick this contest.