North Texas vs. Charlotte - 2/13/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds & Prediction

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NC Charlotte 49ers at North Texas Mean Green

Thursday, February 13, 2020 at 8:00 PM (Unt Coliseum)

North Texas Mean Green -8.0 (-110)

TV: ESPN3

The Charlotte 49ers and North Texas Mean Green meet Thursday in college basketball action at the UNT Coliseum.

The Charlotte 49ers look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The Charlotte 49ers are averaging 68.4 points on 46.3 percent shooting and allowing 64.3 points on 43.2 percent shooting. Jordan Shepherd is averaging 14.3 points and 4.3 assists while Jahmir Young is averaging 12.1 points and 5.2 rebounds. Drew Edwards is the third double-digit scorer and Milos Supica is grabbing 4.1 rebounds. The Charlotte 49ers are shooting 34 percent from beyond the arc and 70.3 percent from the free throw line. The Charlotte 49ers are allowing 31.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.3 rebounds per game. The Charlotte 49ers have lost four straight road games.

The North Texas Mean Green look to stay hot after winning 10 of their last 11 games. The North Texas Mean Green are averaging 71.5 points on 48.2 percent shooting and allowing 63.3 points on 42.1 percent shooting. Umoja Gibson is averaging 14.4 points and 2.2 rebounds while Javion Hamlet is averaging 13.2 points and 2.9 rebounds. Deng Geu is grabbing 5.6 rebounds and Zachary Simmons is grabbing 4.8 rebounds. The North Texas Mean Green are shooting 39.4 percent from beyond the arc and 74.3 percent from the free throw line. The North Texas Mean Green are allowing 33.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 28.8 rebounds per game. The North Texas Mean Green haven’t lost a home game since December 5.

The 49ers are 18-40 ATS in their last 58 road games, 6-14-1 ATS in their last 21 Thursday games and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games following a ATS win. The Mean Green Eagles are 8-1 ATS in their last 9 home games and 14-4 ATS in their last 18 games overall. The over is 4-0 in 49ers last 4 overall. The over is 4-1-1 in Mean Green Eagles last 6 overall. The home team is 6-1-1 ATS in the last 8 meetings. The underdog is 3-1-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.

The Charlotte 49ers have been hit or miss all season long, and they're just 4-6 ATS on the road where they lose by an average of four points. The North Texas Mean Green have been one of the more consistent teams in this conference all season, and they win at home by an average of 19.8 points while shooting 51.5 percent from the field. The North Texas Mean Green are also 8-2 ATS at home. I have to lay the chalk with the Mean Green at home.

Randy’s Pick North Texas Mean Green -8.0

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.