Old Dominion Louisiana Tech Betting Preview
|Louisiana Tech Bulldogs||Old Dominion Monarchs|
|21-6||February 22, 2014, 07:00 | Ted Constant Center||13-14|
The Old Dominion Monarchs hope to be lousy hosts on Saturday as the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs pay a visit to Ted Constant Center on the college basketball betting menu.
Supporters of the Bulldogs have watched them go 21-6 and 11-9 ATS on the year, while the Monarchs are at 13-14 and 11-13 ATS. In totals betting, the Monarchs are 9-15, while the Bulldogs have a 11-8-1 mark.
View Louisiana Tech Bulldogs vs Old Dominion Monarchs Odds and Stats.
The Bulldogs were listed as -5-point favorites at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Monarchs at No. 197 and the Bulldogs at No. 3 heading into this contest.
Louisiana Tech was a 75-68 loser in its last match on the road against East Carolina. They failed to cover the 11-point spread as favorites. Louisiana Tech suffered a 75-68 loss against East Carolina on Thursday, getting 20 points from Kenyon McNeail in a losing effort at Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum.
Old Dominion won its last outing, a 55-51 result against Rice on February 20. They failed to cover in that game as a 10-point favorite. Old Dominion earned a 55-51 victory over Rice on Thursday, getting 18 points from Richard Ross at Ted Constant Center.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Bulldogs is ranked No. 10 in NCAA hoops at 40.19 per game. Contrast that with Old Dominion’s No. 100 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Old Dominion is the No. 223-ranked team in the country at 4.85 per game, while Louisiana Tech rates No. 45 at 7.56 per game.
A few Bulldogs at Monarchs trends to consider:
Louisiana Tech is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Louisiana Tech is 13-3 SU in its last 16 games
Louisiana Tech is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Louisiana Tech's last 7 games on the road
Old Dominion is 1-8 ATS in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Old Dominion's last 6 games
Old Dominion is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Old Dominion is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Louisiana Tech home to Middle Tennessee, Thursday, February 27th
Old Dominion at Marshall, Thursday, February 27th