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Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns face Texas State Bobcats: NCAA basketball odds preview and stats

Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin CajunsTexas State Bobcats
14-9February 08, 2014, 05:30 | Strahan Coliseum7-15

Texas State will look to improve on its 7-15 record on Saturday when they host Louisiana-Lafayette in NCAA basketball odds action at Strahan Coliseum.

The Bobcats bring a 7-15 record (6-10-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 14-9 Ragin Cajuns, who are 8-9 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Texas State go 7-9-1 so far and the Ragin Cajuns go 8-9.

View Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns vs Texas State Bobcats Odds and Stats.

If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Ragin Cajuns were listed as -3-point favorites earlier in the day at Bovada.

The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 53-rated Louisiana-Lafayette taking on the No. 270-rated Bobcats in this contest.

Louisiana-Lafayette won its last outing, a 92-89 result against Texas-Arlington on February 6. They covered in that game as a 1-point underdog. Shawn Long poured in a team-high 31 points for Louisiana-Lafayette on Thursday, as they defeated Texas-Arlington 92-89 at College Park Center.

Texas State won its last outing, a 65-57 result against Louisiana-Monroe on February 6. They covered in that game as a 5-point favorite. The Bobcats grabbed a 65-57 win over the Warhawks on Thursday, behind a 19-point effort from Joel Wright at Strahan Coliseum.

How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Texas State's No. 246 nationally ranked offense (63.23 points per game) against a Ragin Cajuns defense that sits as the No. 224 at 75.17 PPG. The Bobcats have been averaging 44.68% from the field, less than the Ragin Cajuns have managed so far this season (46.55% on average).

A few Ragin Cajuns at Bobcats trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Louisiana-Lafayette's last 6 games
Louisiana-Lafayette is 5-18 SU in its last 23 games on the road
Texas State is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
Texas State is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home

Next up:
Louisiana-Lafayette home to Arkansas-Little Rock, Thursday, February 13th
Texas State at Georgia State, Thursday, February 13th