Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans vs Texas-Arlington Mavericks Preview
|Texas-Arlington Mavericks||Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans|
|11-14||February 22, 2014, 08:00 | Stephens Center||12-14|
The Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans host Texas-Arlington on Saturday, looking to build on their 12-14 mark against the 11-14 Mavericks in college hoops action at Stephens Center.
The Trojans bring a 12-14 record (10-10-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 11-14 Mavericks, who are 10-9-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Arkansas-Little Rock go 6-13-1 so far and the Mavericks go 9-11.
View Texas-Arlington Mavericks vs Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to go with the Trojans in this one found them listed as -3-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Saturday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Mavericks was expected to move the line.
The Trojans - Mavericks odds would favor the Mavericks if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Arkansas-Little Rock is rated No. 299 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Texas-Arlington is at No. 176.
Texas-Arlington lost its last outing, an 83-60 result against Arkansas State on February 20. They failed to cover in that game as a 7-point underdog. Texas-Arlington was run off the court by the Red Wolves on Thursday as Arkansas State routed them 83-60 at ASU Convocation Center.
Arkansas-Little Rock lost its last outing, a 65-49 result against Louisiana-Monroe on February 15. They failed to cover in that game as a 2-point underdog. Arkansas-Little Rock got 14 points from Ben Dillard but lost anyway, 65-49, to Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday at Fant-Ewing Coliseum.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Mavericks is ranked No. 60 in NCAA hoops at 37.16 per game. Contrast that with Arkansas-Little Rock’s No. 97 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Arkansas-Little Rock is the No. 224-ranked team in the country at 4.85 per game, while Texas-Arlington rates No. 18 at 8.28 per game.
A few Mavericks at Trojans trends to consider:
Texas-Arlington is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games
Texas-Arlington is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Texas-Arlington's last 6 games
Texas-Arlington is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Arkansas-Little Rock is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Arkansas-Little Rock is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arkansas-Little Rock's last 7 games
Arkansas-Little Rock is 17-7 SU in its last 24 games at home
Texas-Arlington home to Georgia State, Thursday, February 27th
Arkansas-Little Rock at Troy, Thursday, February 27th