Conference USA Tournament - College Basketball Matchup - East Carolina Pirates Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners Odds Preview
|Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners||East Carolina Pirates|
|8-21||March 11, 2014, 10:30 | Don Haskins Center||16-15|
The East Carolina Pirates host Texas-San Antonio on Tuesday, looking to build on their 16-15 mark against the 8-21 Roadrunners in college hoops action at Don Haskins Center.
East Carolina will face the 8-21 Roadrunners, who own a 7-14 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Pirates are 7-17 on the OU so far this season while the Roadrunners are 9-11.
View Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners vs East Carolina Pirates Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Pirates as -7-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
The Pirates - Roadrunners odds would favor the Pirates if the lines were set according to our power ranks. East Carolina is rated No. 175 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Texas-San Antonio is at No. 262.
Texas-San Antonio was a 61-51 loser in their most recent outing at home against Texas El Paso. They failed to cover the 9.5-point spread as underdogs. The Roadrunners endured a 61-51 loss at the hands of the Miners on Thursday, despite a 14-point effort from Devon Agusi at UTSA Convocation Center.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits East Carolina's No. 81-ranked offense, averaging 73.26 PPG, against a Roadrunners defense that ranks No. 239 at 76.72 PPG. The Pirates field goal percentage has averaged 44.17% so far, more than the Roadrunners marksmen have achieved on the year, 42.13% per game.
A few Roadrunners at Pirates trends to consider:
Texas-San Antonio is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Texas-San Antonio is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas-San Antonio's last 5 games
East Carolina is 4-1-1 ATS in its last 6 games
East Carolina is 5-11 SU in its last 16 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of East Carolina's last 10 games