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Loyola Marymount Lions vs UC-Santa Barbara Gauchos 12/7/2020 NCAAB Predictions, Picks & Previews

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Loyola Marymount Lions vs UC-Santa Barbara Gauchos 12-7-2020 NCAAB Predictions Picks & Previews

Loyola Marymount Lions vs UC-Santa Barbara Gauchos 12/7/2020 – A non-conference game between Loyola Marymount Lions and UC-Santa Barbara Gauchos is all set to take place from the Thunderdome in Santa Barbara, California. The college basketball best bets are out for this entertaining game as both teams look forward to building on their overall record. The Lions will try to continue their success after their last victory against Long Beach State 49ers. UC-Barbara Gauchos played just one game on the season and they were successful against Saint Katherine Firebirds.

Loyola Marymount Lions vs UC-Santa Barbara Gauchos 12/7/2020

When: Monday, December 7, 8:00 PM ET
Where: The Thunderdome, Santa Barbara, California
TV: Big West
Stream: Sofascore

Loyola Marymount Lions vs UC-Santa Barbara Gauchos 12/7/2020

Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Loyola Marymount Lions +2 (-107) 140 o (-107) +138
UC-Santa Barbara Gauchos -2 (-107) 140 (-107) -152
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Loyola Marymount Lions

Loyola Marymount Lions split their four games on the season with a 2-2 record. The Lions defeated Long Beach State 49ers with ease when they scored 85 and restricted them to just 61. The Lions are touching an average of close to 77 points per game and they are holding the 129th rank with their offense. From the defensive end, they are surrendering close to 75 points on average. The Lions still need to bring a balance between their offensive and defensive unit. However, they seem to keep their scoring ahead of a few other teams.

Players to watch: J. Quintana G (GP 4 MIN 30 PTS 13.5 REB 2.3 AST 1.8 STL 1 BLK 0.5 TO 1.8 FG% 51.6 FT% 90.9 3PT% 52.2), D. Douglas G (GP 4 MIN 34 PTS 12.8 REB 7.5 AST 2.3 STL 0.8 BLK 0.8 TO 3.3 FG% 48.6 FT% 58.8 3PT% 45.5), K. Leaupepe F (GP 4 MIN 20.5 PTS 12.3 REB 4.3 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 0 TO 1.5 FG% 54.8 FT% 78.6 3PT% 36.4).

UC-Santa Barbara Gauchos

The Gauchos were impressive in their season opener when they scored 92 points and restricted the Firebirds to just 55. Santa Barbara will test their skills in this game since the Firebirds were not really a strong team. The Gauchos managed to convert 78 percent of their scoring attempts and they needed more improvement against Loyola. Amadou Sow did a decent job from the junior forward position and is averaging 14 points per game. When it comes to assists, Jaquori McLaughlin takes the lead with 4.1 per game.

Players to watch: A. Sow F (GP 4 MIN 20.5 PTS 12.3 REB 4.3 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 0 TO 1.5 FG% 54.8 FT% 78.6 3PT% 36.4), M. Norris F (GP 1 MIN 19 PTS 20 REB 5 AST 2 STL 0 BLK 0 TO 2 FG% 83.3 FT% 0 3PT% 0), J. Pierre-Louis G (GP 1 MIN 19 PTS 12 REB 6 AST 2 STL 1 BLK 1 TO 1 FG% 55.6 FT% 100 3PT% 0).

Loyola Marymount Lions vs UC-Santa Barbara Gauchos Betting Predictions

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Loyola Marymount Lions

The total has gone OVER in 5 of Loyola Marymount’s last 7 games.
Loyola Marymount is 6-14 SU in their last 20 games.
Loyola Marymount is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against UC-Santa Barbara.
Lions are 2-12 SU in their last 14 games on the road.
Loyola Marymount is 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games when playing on the road against UC-Santa Barbara.

UC-Santa Barbara Gauchos

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of UC-Santa Barbara’s last 5 games.
UC-Santa Barbara is 6-1 SU in their last 7 games.
UC-Santa Barbara is 7-0 SU in their last 7 games at home.
Gauchos are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games when playing at home against Loyola Marymount.
UC-Santa Barbara is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the West Coast conference.

Loyola Marymount Lions vs UC-Santa Barbara Gauchos Betting Picks

Loyola Marymount Lions seem to be more promising with their performance as they still have support from their defense. Marymount has the basketball betting picks in their favor and is all set to win this game.

Moneyline: The ML for the Lions is +138 and the ML for Santa Barbara is -152.

Spread: Look for a spread of +2 (-107) for Loyola and look for a spread of -2 (107).

Totals: The total will go over 140 (-107) for the Lions and the total will go under 140 (-107) for the Gauchos.

Score Prediction: 76-67, Lions win.