South Alabama Jaguars vs Troy Trojans 2/7/2020 Preview, Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
South Alabama Jaguars vs Troy Trojans 2/7/2020 – A Sun Belt Conference play is all set to take place as South Alabama Jaguars take on Troy Trojans from Trojan Arena in Troy, Alabama. The Jaguars are 13-11 with their overall record and they are 6-7 in conference play. Troy Trojans are holding a 9-15 overall record and they are 5-8 in conference play. The ncaab picks and parlays are out with the odds and picks of this entertaining and anticipated game.
South Alabama Jaguars vs Troy Trojans 2/7/2020
South Alabama Jaguars
South Alabama Jaguars are just a moderate team in the Sun Belt and they still have a long way to get to the top spot. Georgia Southern managed to defeat South Alabama in their last game with a final score of 79-69. As a whole team, the Jaguars are touching close to 72 points per game on shooting and their defensive unit is preventing opponents 68 plus points per game. Playing Troy at home is not going to be an easy choice for the Jaguars.
Players to watch: J. Ajayi F (24 GP 31.4 MIN 15.7 PTS 7.8 REB 1.3 AST 0.9 STL 0.5 BLK 1.8 TO 58.1 FG% 80.3 FT% 29.2 3P%), C. Lott G (24 GP 32.4 MIN 13 PTS 5.2 REB 1.3 AST 1.3 STL 0.6 BLK 2.1 TO 55.1 FG% 63.5 FT% 0 3P%), A. Fox G (24 GP 27.7 MIN 11.7 PTS 3 REB 1.5 AST 0.9 STL 0.2 BLK 1.5 TO 38.4 FG% 84.8 FT% 32.8 3P%).
Troy Trojans are below the Jaguars in the Sun Belt Conference play and they have a lot more to catch up. However, they will try to use their home advantage in this game. In their last outing, Troy managed to get past Georgia State with a final score of 84-78. When it comes to scoring, Troy is touching close to 70 points per game on average and their defense is surrendering 72 plus points. The Trojans seem to be showing some improvement, especially after their last game.
Players to watch: D. Adams G (23 GP 31.9 MIN 12.5 PTS 4.7 REB 3.5 AST 0.9 STL 0.2 BLK 2.7 TO 34.2 FG% 81.8 FT% 33.5 3P%), T. Gordon G (24 GP 25.4 MIN 12.3 PTS 3 REB 3.2 AST 1.1 STL 0 BLK 2.6 TO 40.5 FG% 69.5 FT% 39.7 3P%), Z. Williams F (16 GP 22.1 MIN 11.1 PTS 5.6 REB 1.6 AST 0.4 STL 0.7 BLK 2.1 TO 51.9 FG% 60.7 FT% 12.5 3P%).
South Alabama Jaguars vs Troy Trojans Betting Predictions
South Alabama Jaguars
South Alabama is 6-3 ATS in their last 9 games.
Troy is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
South Alabama Jaguars vs Troy Trojans Betting Picks
Unfortunately, for Alabama, the odds are not in their favor. The ncaa basketball lines have predicted Troy to win at their home court.
Moneyline: -181 is the moneyline for the Jaguars and +164 is the moneyline for the Trojans.
ATS: A -3.5 spread is out for the Jaguars and a +3.5 is out for the Trojans.
Totals: Over 140.5 is the total for South Alabama and under 140.5 is the total for Troy.
Score Prediction: 69-65, Troy Trojans.