Wildcats vs. Lumberjacks in Tucson
The Arizona Wildcats are 5-0 SU but just 1-3-1 ATS in their past five games against the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks as those teams meet at McKale Center on Monday.
However, Arizona did manage to cover the spread against Northern Arizona when the schools met last December, with the Wildcats winning 93-50 as a 24.5-point home favorite.
Arizona will face the 3-7 Lumberjacks, who own a 3-5 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Wildcats are 3-8 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Lumberjacks are 2-5 favoring the OVER.
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 298-rated Northern Arizona taking on the No. 3-rated Wildcats in this contest.
Northern Arizona was a 63-61 winner in their most recent outing at home against Grand Canyon. Aaseem Dixon scored 17 points leading the Lumberjacks to a 63-61 victory over Grand Canyon at Walkup Skydome on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Lumberjacks rank No. 183 in NCAA Division 1 with 34.8 per game. That compares with Arizona’s No. 20 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Arizona is college basketball's No. 186-ranked team at 5.33 per game, while the Lumberjacks rate No. 198 with 5.2 per game.
A few Lumberjacks at Wildcats trends to consider:
Northern Arizona is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Northern Arizona is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Northern Arizona is 4-1-1 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Arizona
Northern Arizona is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Arizona
Arizona is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Arizona is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Arizona is 1-4-1 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Northern Arizona
Arizona is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Northern Arizona
Northern Arizona at Montana, Thursday, January 2nd
Arizona at Washington State, Thursday, January 2nd