NCAA Matchups  >>  Texas El Paso Miners vs. East Carolina Pirates Preview 02/06/2014

The Texas El Paso Miners and the East Carolina Pirates will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum.
Oddsmakers currently have the Miners listed as 3-point favorites versus the Pirates, while the game's total is sitting at 139½.
Last time out for Texas El Paso, they were a 68-57 winner as they battled Rice at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 14.5-point favorite.
East Carolina won its last outing, a 74-67 result against UAB on February 1. They covered in that game as a 10-point underdog.
Texas El Paso:
Team record: 16-6 SU, 12-4 ATS
Current streak: won 6 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games on the road
is 7-16 SU in its last 23 games on the road

When playing on Thursday are 9-1
After playing Rice are 3-7
After a win are 9-1

East Carolina:
Team record: 12-10 SU, 4-10-1 ATS

is 15-5 SU in its last 20 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing Texas El Paso
is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
is 1-4-1 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Texas El Paso

When playing on Thursday are 5-5
After playing UAB are 4-6
After a win are 6-4


NEXT UP:
Texas El Paso at Old Dominion, Saturday, February 8
East Carolina home to Texas-San Antonio, Saturday, February 8