New Orleans Privateers (7-16) vs. Northwestern State Demons (6-18)
February 12, 2024 7:30 pm EDT
The Line: Northwestern State Demons -3.5; Over/Under: +154.5
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The New Orleans Privateers need a win after losing 7 of their last 8 games. The Northwestern State Demons need a win after losing 5 of their last 7 games. Let’s preview this game and give out a New Orleans Privateers vs Northwestern State Demons prediction.
New Orleans Privateers Betting Preview
The New Orleans Privateers recently beat Houston Christian and lost to Texas A&M-Commerce. The New Orleans Privateers have yet to play a division 1 team this season. The New Orleans Privateers are averaging 75.5 points on 42.9 percent shooting and allowing 80 points on 47.1 percent shooting. Jordan Johnson is averaging 21.7 points and 3.3 rebounds, while Khaleb Wilson-Rouse is averaging 11 points and 2.3 rebounds. Tyson Jackson is dishing 0.7 assists and Jamond Vincent is grabbing 5.7 rebounds. The New Orleans Privateers are shooting 32.6 percent from beyond the arc and 72.1 percent from the free throw line. The New Orleans Privateers are allowing 33.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.5 rebounds per game.
Northwestern State Demons Betting Preview
The Northwestern State Demons are coming off recent losses to Nicholls and SE Louisiana. The Northwestern State Demons are averaging 69.8 points on 43 percent shooting and allowing 77.6 points on 46.9 percent shooting. Cliff Davis is averaging 15.3 points and 3.6 rebounds, while Ryan Forrest is averaging 11.8 points and 2.1 rebounds. Braelon Bush is dishing 3.2 assists and Chase Forte is grabbing 4.1 rebounds. The Northwestern State Demons are shooting 31.7 percent from beyond the arc and 66.7 percent from the free throw line. The Northwestern State Demons are allowing 33.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.3 rebounds per game.
Northwestern State Demons Team Facts
- Northwestern State has lost each of its last six night games.
- Each of Northwestern State’s last six games against Conference opponents have produced a total of 154 or fewer points.
- Northwestern State has won the first half in eight of its last nine games against New Orleans.
New Orleans Privateers Team Facts
- New Orleans has lost each of its last 10 road games.
- Each of New Orleans’ last four road games against Conference opponents have produced a total of 167+ points.
- New Orleans has won the first half in nine of its last 11 night games against the Southland Conference.
New Orleans Privateers vs Northwestern State Demons prediction
The New Orleans Privateers have had no success on the road this season, and they’re not covering numbers lately. The Northwestern State Demons have played their best ball at home, and they already beat New Orleans this season on the road by a score of 92-67. Knowing all that, you can argue this line should be steeper than what it is. Give me Northwestern State.