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Troy Trojans vs Texas State Bobcats 01/06/2020 Previews, Spread and Predictions
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Troy Trojans vs Texas State Bobcats 01/06/2020 – Strahan Coliseum in San Marcos, Texas will host Troy Trojans and Texas State Bobcats as the Sun Belt Conference play continues. Troy is at the last spot with their 5-10 overall record and 1-3 conference record. The Bobcats are no better than South Alabama as they hold the same overall 8-7 record and 1-3 in conference play. This will be the last Sun Belt Conference game for the day and college basketball latest line is already out with predictions.
Troy Trojans vs Texas State Bobcats 01/06/2020
Troy Trojans have a lot to make up for their loss in the Sun Belt. They lost 10 games so far, including their last match against Louisiana. The Trojans were able to score just 62 points after they allowed 79 to Louisiana. When it comes to scoring, the Trojans are lacking the required skill. Darian Adams is the leading scorer for his team with just 13 points per game. From the defensive end, Troy needs to do a better job to get past their opponents.
Players to watch: D. Adams G (15 GP 30.9 MIN 13 PTS 3.5 REB 3.5 AST 1 STL 0.2 BLK 2.3 TO 35.8 FG% 87.2 FT% 33.7 3P %), Z. Williams F (15 GP 22.5 MIN 11.1 PTS 5.8 REB 1.7 AST 0.4 STL 0.7 BLK 2.2 TO 50.8 FG% 59.3 FT% 12.5 3P%), T. Gordon G (15 GP 22.8 MIN 10.9 PTS 3.3 REB 2.5 AST 1 STL 0 BLK 2.1 TO 38.4 FG% 70.6 FT% 38.6 3P%).
Texas State Bobcats
The Bobcats still have a chance to bounce back if they work towards their goal. Texas came-off an important victory against Arkansas State in their last outing. The Bobcats scored 70 and restricted Arkansas to 67. Overall, Texas is doing a decent job with their shooting unit as Nijal Pearson tops his team with an average of close to 19 points per game. However, the biggest challenges are yet to come with stronger teams.
Players to watch: N. Pearson G (15 GP 32.5 MIN 18.7 PTS 4.9 REB 2 AST 1.1 STL 0.4 BLK 2.5 TO 43.6 FG% 79 FT% 38.1 3P %), M. Harrell G (15 GP 27.9 MIN 10.6 PTS 2.3 REB 3.2 AST 1 STL 0.1 BLK 1.2 TO 55.2 FG% 85.4 FT% 41.4 3P%), E. Terry F (15 GP 23.5 MIN 8.1 PTS 3.5 REB 1.1 AST 0.5 STL 1.1 BLK 1.4 TO 54.3 FG% 79.1 FT% 0 3P%).
Troy Trojans vs Texas State Bobcats Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Troy’s last 11 games.
Texas State Bobcats
Bobcats are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games.
Troy Trojans vs Texas State Bobcats Betting Picks
The Trojans are bound to struggle in this game since their defensive unit will struggle to keep the Bobcats at bay. Texas State Bobcats will play this game at home with all the required support. The ncaab lines are clearly in favor of Texas to win this game.
Moneyline: The Trojans will hold +452 as the Bobcats hold -601.
ATS: Troy will have a spread of +11.5 while Texas State holds -11.5.
Totals: The total is over 133.5 for Troy and under 133.5 for Texas.
Score Prediction: 70-67, Texas State Bobcats.