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South Alabama Jaguars vs Texas-Arlington Mavericks 01/06/2020 Odds, Previews and Picks
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South Alabama Jaguars vs Texas-Arlington Mavericks 01/06/2020 – Texas-Arlington Mavericks will remain at home to host South Alabama Jaguars from College Park Center in Arlington, Texas for a Sun Belt Conference match. South Alabama has just scraped through the overall record with 8-7 and they are 1-3 in conference play. Texas-Arlington holds the same conference record, but they won just five of their 10 overall games. The basketball over under predictions has been in favor of one team, but it’s time to jump into the details and the analysis of this game.
South Alabama Jaguars vs Texas-Arlington Mavericks 01/06/2020
South Alabama Jaguars
This team are not up to their mark in the Sun Belt since they are dealing with some of the big teams. In their last game, the South Alabama Jaguars struggled to get past UL Monroe when they were forced to settle with a final score of 69-49. South Alabama needs more focus on their defense, especially when they play against teams with a winning record. Josh Ajayi seems to be the bright spot for his team touching close to 15 points on average per game.
Players to watch: J. Ajayi F (15 GP 29.8 MIN 14.6 PTS 7.4 REB 1.5 AST 0.7 STL 0.7 BLK 1.5 TO 57.2 FG% 81.2 FT% 27.8 3P %), A. Fox G (15 GP 29.5 MIN 14 PTS 2.7 REB 1.6 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 1.6 TO 40 FG% 85.7 FT% 34.1 3P%), C. Lott G (15 GP 32.3 MIN 13.5 PTS 5.5 REB 1.2 AST 1.4 STL 0.7 BLK 2.1 TO 58.7 FG% 59.6 FT% 0 3P%).
The Mavericks are holding the worst record in the Sun Belt alongside Troy. Texas has lost more than what they need to win and things seem to be slipping out of hand. The Mavericks were unable to prevent Little Rock from scoring 92 points despite their hard effort. Texas did their best, but they were forced to lose with a three-point difference. David Azore is the key player when it comes to scoring for the Mavericks averaging close to 15 points per game.
Players to watch: D. Azore G (15 GP 30.2 MIN 14.9 PTS 5.3 REB 3.7 AST 0.9 STL 0.1 BLK 2.4 TO 47.6 FG% 85 FT% 46.5 3P %), B. Warren G (15 GP 29.8 MIN 13.7 PTS 2.8 REB 3.8 AST 0.9 STL 0.1 BLK 1.8 TO 40.2 FG% 79.1 FT% 26.3 3P%), J. Narcis F (15 GP 21.8 MIN 7.8 PTS 7.2 REB 0.7 AST 0.2 STL 1.3 BLK 1.2 TO 43.5 FG% 60 FT% 35.5 3P%).
South Alabama Jaguars vs Texas-Arlington Mavericks Betting Predictions
South Alabama Jaguars
South Alabama is 0-6-1 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Texas-Arlington’s last 8 games.
South Alabama Jaguars vs Texas-Arlington Mavericks Betting Picks
There is no doubt that South Alabama holds the key to this game with its decent shooting unit. The Jaguars might not be good enough for stronger opponents in the Sun Belt. However, the Mavericks seem to be the best opportunity for them to increase their record. The ncaab point spread picks are all set for the Jaguars to secure a victory.
Moneyline: +268 is set for South Alabama is this game and -329 is set for Texas-Arlington.
ATS: An overall spread of 7 is allocated for both teams with the Jaguars holding +7 and the Mavericks holding -7.
Totals: A total of over 141.5 will go for the Jaguars and a total of under 141.5 will go for the Mavericks.
Score Prediction: 67-61, Jaguars.