The Indiana Hoosiers (5-0) are off to a hot start and will try to stay unbeaten when they meet the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (4-1) at Assembly Hall. Action gets underway at 8:30 p.m. ET on Monday, November 25, 2019.
Louisiana Tech Bulldogs at Indiana Hoosiers Odds Preview
The Bulldogs won big over the North Alabama Lions in their last contest, 82-61. Mubarak Muhammed was Louisiana Tech’s leading scorer with 18 points on 8-for-11 shooting. The Bulldogs had a phenomenally low turnover percentage of 6.4 (better than their season average of 13.5) and had a better offensive rebounding percentage (29.7 vs. 28.1).
The last time the Hoosiers played, they blew out the Princeton Tigers, 79-54. Indiana rallied around Joey Brunk, who contributed 16 points and eight rebounds. Indiana dominated every facet of the game. They had a turnover percentage of 12.6 (better than their season average of 13.6) and an effective field goal percentage of 0.591 (above their season average of 0.587). Princeton was 20.9 and 0.431, respectively, for those same stats.
Indiana appears to have the advantage on the defensive side of the ball. The Hoosiers rank 58th in effective field goal percentage allowed (0.476), while Louisiana Tech is 200th in effective field goal percentage (0.505) since last season.
Louisiana Tech Bulldogs vs. Indiana Hoosiers Betting Prediction
College Basketball Pick: SU Winner – Indiana, ATS Winner – Indiana, O/U – Under
Betting Notes (2018-Present):
Indiana averages 4.5 blocks per game, which ranks 36th in the country. Louisiana Tech ranks 131st in blocks allowed per game (3.2).