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Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders vs Louisiana Tech Bulldogs NCAA College Basketball Betting

Thomas Assembly Center will host Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders vs Louisiana Tech Bulldogs action on Thursday as both teams try to pay off for those betting on NCAA basketball odds action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Betting fans looking to back the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders before tip-off in this one found them as 2-point underdogs over at Bovada earlier.

Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders vs Louisiana Tech Bulldogs Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders will look to cover the spread vs the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs on Thursday, as the Blue Raiders are 10-12-1 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Bulldogs are 6-9 ATS. Middle Tennessee is 10-12-1 against the total, while Louisiana Tech is 10-5 versus the total betting line.

The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs sit at No. 84 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders sit at No. 53 on the same chart.

Statistical Matchup

Scoring and defensive stats point to some betting edges in this matchup. The game features Louisiana Tech's No. 45-ranked scoring average of 78.96 PPG, against a Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders defense rated No. 87 and allowing 68.57 PPG. The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs FG% has averaged 45.03% to date this season, more than the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders shooters have managed so far (44.39% per game).

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Blue Raiders got 16 points from Perrin Buford as Middle Tennessee ran past Florida International 67-66 on Saturday at Murphy Center.

The Bulldogs got 20 points from Alex Hamilton, but it was North Texas that prevailed in a 80-69 final on Saturday at The Super Pit.

Betting Trends
  • Middle Tennessee is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games
  • Middle Tennessee is 8-15-2 ATS in its last 25 games on the road
  • The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Middle Tennessee's last 6 games on the road
  • Middle Tennessee is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Louisiana Tech
  • Louisiana Tech is 2-7 ATS in its last 9 games
  • Louisiana Tech is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
  • Louisiana Tech is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home
  • Louisiana Tech is 13-1 SU in its last 14 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Middle Tennessee at Southern Miss, Saturday, February 13th
Louisiana Tech at UAB, Saturday, February 13th