Southeastern Louisiana Lions (6-7) vs. Vanderbilt Commodores (6-6)
December 30, 2022 7:00 pm EDT
The Line: Vanderbilt Commodores -15.5 / Southeastern Louisiana Lions +15.5; Over/Under: +144
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The SE Louisiana Lions and Vanderbilt Commodores meet Friday in college basketball action at the Memorial Gymnasium. The SE Louisiana Lions look to get back to a .500 record. The Vanderbilt Commodores look to get above a .500 record.
The SE Louisiana Lions are averaging 77.8 points on 45.7 percent shooting and allowing 75.6 points on 45.5 percent shooting. Christian Agnew is averaging 12.1 points and 2.7 rebounds, while Boogie Anderson is averaging 11.8 points and 3.1 rebounds. Roscoe Eastmond is dishing 2.7 assists and Roger McFarlane is grabbing 7.3 rebounds. The SE Louisiana Lions are shooting 38.1 percent from beyond the arc and 72.6 percent from the free throw line. The SE Louisiana Lions are allowing 35.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.3 rebounds per game.
The Vanderbilt Commodores are averaging 67.9 points on 42.6 percent shooting and allowing 66.8 points on 42.1 percent shooting. Liam Robbins is averaging 12.3 points and 1.2 assists, while Myles Stute is averaging 11.8 points and 5.3 rebounds. Tyrin Lawerence is the third double-digit scorer and Jordan Wright is grabbing 4 rebounds. The Vanderbilt Commodores are shooting 32.8 percent from beyond the arc and 67.3 percent from the free throw line. The Vanderbilt Commodores are allowing 31.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.7 rebounds per game.
The Lions are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 Friday games and 12-4 ATS in their last 16 games overall. The Commodores are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 home games and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The over is 6-1 in Lions last 7 overall. The under is 4-1 in Commodores last 5 overall.
The Vanderbilt Commodores are the better team and should be favored, but they’ve never been a team that blows the doors off. In fact, Vandy wins at home by an average of just 3.1 points and wins in the favorite role by an average of 5.6 points. This is also a bigger game for the Southeastern Louisiana Lions and their resume. Lot of points. Give me the road dog.