Louisiana Tech Bulldogs face Seattle Redhawks: NCAA basketball odds preview and stats
Louisiana Tech Bulldogs vs Seattle Redhawks Odds
The Seattle Redhawks hope to be lousy hosts on Thursday as the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs pay a visit to KeyArena on the college basketball betting menu.
The Redhawks bring a 7-16 record (11-9 ATS) to this tilt against the 21-3 Bulldogs, who are 13-7-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Seattle go 8-10 so far and the Bulldogs go 6-11.
The Bulldogs were listed as 5.5-point favorites at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 151-rated Redhawks and the No. 39-ranked Bulldogs, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 78-64 result in favor of the Bulldogs.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Bulldogs rank No. 34 in NCAA Division 1 with 38.5 per game. That compares with Seattle’s No. 10 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Seattle is college basketball's No. 172-ranked team at 6.1 per game, while the Bulldogs rate No. 72 with 7.2 per game.
Defensively, Louisiana Tech features the nation's No. 80-rated defense on the road, allowing 65.2 points per game. Seattle, meanwhile, comes in at No. 208 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Louisiana Tech was an 84-69 winner at home against Texas State. They failed to cover the 17.5-point spread as favorites. Louisiana Tech earned an 84-69 victory over Texas State on Saturday, getting 21 points from Raheem Appleby at Thomas Center.
Seattle lost its last outing, a 60-57 result against New Mexico State on February 9. They covered in that game as a 14-point underdog. Seattle got 14 points from Deshaun Sunderhaus but lost anyway, 60-57, to New Mexico State on Saturday at Pan American Center.
Louisiana Tech Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Idaho are 3-7
After playing Texas State are 1-0
After a win are 10-0
Seattle Redhawks Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 2-3
Before playing Texas-Arlington are 0-1
After playing New Mexico State are 0-1
After a loss are 2-8
A few Bulldogs at Redhawks trends to consider:
Louisiana Tech is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Louisiana Tech's last 5 games on the road
Seattle is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Seattle is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Seattle is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
Seattle is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games at home
Louisiana Tech at Idaho, Saturday, February 16
Seattle home to Texas-Arlington, Saturday, February 16