Looking to win big? The Braves and Horned Frogs face off at 8:00 ET on ESPN+. The Horned Frogs are hosting the game at Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena in Fort Worth, TX. This non-conference matchup has an over/under of 151 points, and the Horned Frogs are favored to win at home vs. the Braves.
ALCORN STATE BRAVES VS TCU HORNED FROGS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Alcorn State Braves +27
This game will be played at Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena at 8:00 ET on Tuesday, November 21st.
WHY BET THE ALCORN STATE BRAVES:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 77-67 in favor of the Horned Frogs.
- Even though we have TCU winning straight-up, we like Alcorn State at +27.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 151 points, and we like the under with a projected 144 points.
Does Alcorn State Have What it Takes on the Road?
In today’s game against TCU, Alcorn State, who has a winless record of 0-4, will take the court. In their last five road games, including those from last year, Alcorn State has failed to pick up a win, going 0-5. Prior to today’s game, Alcorn State holds a 0-4 ATS record. In their previous ten games, which includes those from the previous season, Alcorn State has a 5-4 ATS record.
Looking at their over/under performance through four games, Alcorn State has an over/under record of 3-1-0, with their games averaging 156.2 points per game on average. When analyzing the Braves’ last five games, they have produced a combined average of 68 points per game and an over/under record of 3-1.
In their latest game, Alcorn State offense put up 49 points against Michigan State. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 26.2% and made 5 threes. On the offensive front, the Braves have a season-long field goal percentage of 39%, ranking 372nd nationally. When it comes to three-point shooting, they are ranked 297th in terms of percentage and 363rd in three-pointers made.
Coming into today’s game, the Alcorn State defense is giving up an average of 83.2 points per contest. In their most recent game, the Alcorn State defense struggled to defend the three-point line, as Michigan State knocked down 10 three-pointers on their way to 81 points.
Can TCU Secure a Home Victory?
The Alcorn State Braves are still undefeated, with a 4-0 record, as they get ready to face Alcorn State. Up until now, all of their games have been played at home. As of now, TCU holds a 2-2 record against the spread. Taking into account their last ten games, which includes the previous season, TCU is 4-6 vs. the spread.
In four games, TCU comes in with an over/under mark of 1-3-0, with their games averaging 151.5 points per game. When assessing the Horned Frogs’ performance in their last three games, their over/under record stands at 0-3, with their games averaging 85 points per game.
In their previous game, the Horned Frogs’ offense finished with 86 points, which is right in line with their current average of 91 points per contest. In terms of offense, the Horned Frogs have a season-long field goal percentage of 54%, putting them 22nd in the NCAA. Regarding three-pointers, they are ranked 117th in percentage and 231st in three-pointers made.
This season, the TCU defense has been impressive, holding the 24th position in the country while permitting an average of 60.5 points per contest. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, TCU’s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 40.9% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 30.1% this season.