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Northwestern State Demons vs Texas Tech Red Raiders 11/25/2020 Predictions, Previews and Spread
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Northwestern State Demons vs Texas Tech Red Raiders 11/25/2020 – The Texas Tech Red Raiders were struggling last year to stay afloat but they hope to be more consistent as their NCAA season is about to begin. They will be going up against the Northwestern State Demons on opening night on November 25, Wednesday. The game will be held at the Red Raiders home court in United Supermarkets Arena in Lubbock, Texas. ESPN+ will be featuring the game on television and they will start the live coverage at 7:00 PM Eastern Time. It is seen by NCAAB Point Spread Picks that the Texas Tech Red Raiders will blow away the Northwestern State Demons in this matchup.
Northwestern State Demons vs Texas Tech Red Raiders 11/25/2020
Northwestern State Demons
The Northwestern State Demons ended their season evening up their wins and losses at 15-15 overall. In the Southland Conference, they are tied with Sam Houston State Bearkats with a record of 11-9. They had their good spurts as they were on a three-game winning streak before the pandemic canceled the season. CJ Jones and Brian White are expected to carry the team this season. They are under the tutelage of longtime head coach Mike McConathy. This team has always run a guard-centered offense for the past years and expect them to run every time they get a chance to do it.
Players to watch: C. Bile F (GP 28 MIN 24.3 PTS 14.3 REB 7.6 AST 1.6 STL 0.7 BLK 1.5 TO 3.9 FG% 48 FT% 73.8 3PT% 37.6), J. Roberson G (GP 30 MIN 23.8 PTS 11.9 REB 1.1 AST 0.7 STL 0.4 BLK 0.1 TO 0.8 FG% 38.7 FT% 76.7 3PT% 37.2), T. Massner G (GP 27 MIN 25.5 PTS 9.6 REB 4 AST 2.1 STL 0.6 BLK 0.5 TO 1.6 FG% 52.5 FT% 69.6 3PT% 41.5).
Texas Tech Red Raiders
The Texas Tech Red Raiders were close to winning the national championship in 2019 but were flat last season. The team finished the season on a four-game losings streak and has an overall record of 18-13. They are fifth in the Big 12 Conference as they evened up their win-loss record of 9-9 to hold a quadruple tie with the Oklahoma City Sooners, Texas Longhorns and West Virginia Mountaineers. Marcus Santos-Silva and Mac McClung are going to be the anchors for the team this year and they will boost up the roster that already has Kyler Edwards and Shannon Jr. Edwards.
Players to Watch: J. Ramsey G (GP 27 MIN 31.2 PTS 15 REB 4 AST 2.2 STL 1.3 BLK 0.7 TO 2 FG% 44.2 FT% 64.1 3PT% 42.6), D. Moretti G (GP 31 MIN 34.1 PTS 13 REB 1.7 AST 2.3 STL 1.2 BLK 0 TO 2 FG% 41.9 FT% 90.2 3PT% 38.3), K. Edwards G (GP 31 MIN 33.4 PTS 11.4 REB 4 AST 3.1 STL 0.9 BLK 0.5 TO 1.9 FG% 40.4 FT% 77.3 3PT% 32.2).
Northwestern State Demons vs Texas Tech Red Raiders Betting Picks
The Texas Tech Raiders just got better and they are set to showcase their new style under Coach Chris Beard. They are the huge favorites by Best Sports Book Online and will win with a wide margin against the Northwestern State Demons.
Moneyline: The Demons are holding a huge ML of +3500 while the Red Raiders are given an -8500.
Spread: It is a very wide 25 points between both teams. Red Raiders are at -25 while the Demons are on the far side with +25.
Total: The total given for this matchup is 147 points with the Red Raiders going under while the Demons are the team over.
Score Prediction: 90-60, Red Raiders win.