South Alabama Jaguars vs Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks Betting Matchup Report
|Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks||South Alabama Jaguars|
|5-7||January 18, 2014, 08:30 | Mitchell Center||7-11|
The South Alabama Jaguars will be trying to slam the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks on Saturday when the teams tip off at Mitchell Center in college betting action.
The Jaguars currently sports a 7-11 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 5-10 ATS. The Warhawks are 5-7 and 6-3-1 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Jaguars produce a 5-10 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Warhawks have gone 5-5 against the number.
View Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks vs South Alabama Jaguars Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to go with the Jaguars in this one found them listed as -7.5-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Saturday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Warhawks was expected to move the line.
The Jaguars - Warhawks odds would favor the Jaguars if the lines were set according to our power ranks. South Alabama is rated No. 143 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Louisiana-Monroe is at No. 291.
Louisiana-Monroe was a 75-64 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Troy. They covered the 3.5-point spread as underdogs. Tylor Ongwae scored 22 points leading the Warhawks to a 75-64 victory over Troy at Trojan Arena on Thursday.
South Alabama won its last outing, an 81-73 result against Louisiana-Lafayette on January 16. They covered in that game as a 1-point favorite. South Alabama earned an 81-73 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette on Thursday, getting 21 points from Augustine Rubit at Mitchell Center.
How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features South Alabama's No. 179-ranked scoring average of 70.17 PPG, against a Warhawks defense rated No. 187 and allowing 72.42 PPG. The Jaguars FG% has averaged 39.98% to date this season, less than the Warhawks shooters have managed so far (42.94% per game).
A few Warhawks at Jaguars trends to consider:
Louisiana-Monroe is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Louisiana-Monroe is 6-19 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Louisiana-Monroe's last 6 games
Louisiana-Monroe is 2-14 SU in its last 16 games on the road
South Alabama is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games
South Alabama is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of South Alabama's last 5 games
South Alabama is 14-4 SU in its last 18 games at home
Louisiana-Monroe home to Western Kentucky, Thursday, January 23rd
South Alabama at Texas-Arlington, Saturday, January 25th