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Liberty Flames vs Longwood Lancers Odds
The Longwood Lancers will try to cover the spread at Willet Hall on Tuesday when they get a visit from the Liberty Flames in NCAA basketball action.
Supporters of the Flames have watched them go 9-18 and 0-3 ATS on the year, while the Lancers are at 5-22 and 2-0 ATS. In totals betting, the Lancers are 0-0, while the Flames have a 0-0 mark.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Lancers, most recently No. 341 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Flames, who rate No. 194 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 68-55 victory for the Flames.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Longwood's No. 267-rated squad against Liberty's No. 159-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Longwood rates No. 306 in the country with 4.7 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 112 nationally with 6.8 per match.
Defensively, Liberty features the nation's No. 229-rated defense on the road, allowing 71.8 points per game. Longwood, meanwhile, comes in at No. 174 nationally in scoring at home.
Liberty lost its last outing, a 73-68 result against High Point on February 16. The Flames endured a 73-68 loss at the hands of the Panthers on Saturday, despite a 23-point effort from John Caleb Sanders at Vines Center.
Last time out for Longwood, they were a 76-61 winner as they battled Radford at home. Tristan Carey poured in a team-high 31 points for Longwood on Saturday, as they defeated Radford 76-61 at Willet Hall.
Liberty home to Austin Peay, Saturday, February 23
Longwood at Tennessee-Martin, Saturday, February 23