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Louisiana Tech Bulldogs take on Trojans in NCAA basketball test

Louisiana Tech BulldogsArkansas-Little Rock Trojans
Dec 17, 8:00 PM | Stephens Center

Louisiana Tech Bulldogs vs Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans Odds

8-3TEAM RECORD8-4

The visiting Louisiana Tech Bulldogs hope to send their backers to the pay window on Monday as they look to cover the spread at Stephens Center against the Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans.

The Trojans sport records of 8-4 and 5-5 ATS heading into this battle, while the Bulldogs have 8-3 and 6-2 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 3-1 for the Trojans and 1-3 for the Bulldogs.

View Louisiana Tech vs Arkansas-Little Rock Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Trojans installed as 1-point underdogs in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 95-rated Trojans and the No. 59-ranked Bulldogs, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 77-72 result in favor of the Bulldogs.

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How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Bulldogs is ranked No. 80 in NCAA hoops at 38.2 per game. Contrast that with Arkansas-Little Rock’s No. 164 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Arkansas-Little Rock is the No. 216-ranked team in the country at 5.8 per game, while Louisiana Tech rates No. 97 at 6.9 per game.

Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Louisiana Tech owns the country's No. 158-rated mark, allowing 69.5 points per game on the highway. Arkansas-Little Rock, on the other hand, rates No. 171 in scoring at home.

Louisiana Tech lost its last outing, an 80-72 result against McNeese State on December 12. The Bulldogs endured an 80-72 loss at the hands of the Cowboys on Wednesday, despite a 14-point effort from J.L. Lewis at Burton Coliseum.

Arkansas-Little Rock won its last outing, a 72-65 result against Tulsa on December 15. They covered in that game as a 4-point favorite. Arkansas-Little Rock earned a 72-65 victory over Tulsa on Saturday, getting 17 points from John Gillon at Stephens Center.

Louisiana Tech Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Denver are 1-2
After playing McNeese State are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5

Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing South Alabama are 5-5
After playing Tulsa are 5-0
After a win are 5-5

A few Bulldogs at Trojans trends to consider:
Louisiana Tech is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Arkansas-Little R
Louisiana Tech is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Arkansas-Little R
Arkansas-Little Rock is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games at home
Arkansas-Little Rock is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Arkansas-Little Rock is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Louisiana Tech
Arkansas-Little Rock is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games when playing Louisiana Tech

Next up:
Louisiana Tech home to Denver, Saturday, December 29
Arkansas-Little Rock at South Alabama, Saturday, December 22

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