Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks home to Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans in NCAA Basketball betting action
Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans vs Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks Odds
A key college battle sees the visiting Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans travelling to Louisiana-Monroe Thursday to take on the Warhawks.
This season, the Warhawks are 3-15 overall and 9-7 ATS ATS, while the Trojans are 14-10 and 11-11 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Louisiana-Monroe boasts a 9-5 on the OU, and Arkansas-Little Rock is 10-5-1.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Warhawks as 2.5-point underdogs on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 318-rated Warhawks and the No. 176-ranked Trojans, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 67-55 result in favor of the Trojans.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Trojans rank No. 193 in NCAA Division 1 with 34.5 per game. That compares with Louisiana-Monroe’s No. 324 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Louisiana-Monroe is college basketball's No. 209-ranked team at 5.8 per game, while the Trojans rate No. 269 with 5.2 per game.
Defensively, Arkansas-Little Rock features the nation's No. 269-rated defense on the road, allowing 73.9 points per game. Louisiana-Monroe, meanwhile, comes in at No. 331 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Arkansas-Little Rock was a 70-66 loser at home against South Alabama. They failed to cover the 3.5-point spread as favorites. The Trojans endured a 70-66 loss at the hands of the Jaguars on Saturday, despite a 15-point effort from Ben Dillard at Stephens Center.
Louisiana-Monroe lost its last outing, a 76-73 result against Florida International on February 2. They covered in that game as a 11-point underdog. The Warhawks got a huge 30-point effort from Amos Olatayo but still lost 76-73 against Florida International on Saturday at U.S. Century Bank Arena.
Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Arkansas State are 5-5
After playing South Alabama are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing Louisiana-Lafayette are 3-7
After playing Florida International are 2-4
After a loss are 2-8
A few Trojans at Warhawks trends to consider:
Arkansas-Little Rock is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Louisiana-Monroe
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arkansas-Little Rock's last 5 games when playing on the road against Louisiana-Monroe
Arkansas-Little Rock is 2-7 ATS in its last 9 games on the road
Arkansas-Little Rock is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Louisiana-Monroe's last 5 games when playing at home against Arkansas-Little Rock
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Louisiana-Monroe's last 10 games
Louisiana-Monroe is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Arkansas-Little Rock
Louisiana-Monroe is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing at home against Arkansas-Little Rock
Arkansas-Little Rock at Arkansas State, Thursday, February 14
Louisiana-Monroe at Louisiana-Lafayette, Sunday, February 10