The Lions and Lumberjacks are set to face off at 1:30 ET on FloH. The Lumberjacks will host the game at John Gray Gymnasium in George Town, Cayman Islands. The Lions come into this non-conference matchup as the betting favorite. The over/under line currently sits at 150.5 points.
LOYOLA MARYMOUNT LIONS VS STEPHEN F. AUSTIN LUMBERJACKS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks +1
This game will be played at John Gray Gymnasium at 1:30 ET on Sunday, November 19th.
WHY BET THE STEPHEN F. AUSTIN LUMBERJACKS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-68 in favor of the Lumberjacks.
- Not only will Stephen F. Austin pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +1.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 150.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 144 points.
Can Loyola Marymount Pull Off A Win at John Gray Gymnasium?
The game today against Stephen F. Austin will showcase a Loyola Marymount team that currently has a record of 2-1. Up to this point, all of their games have taken place at their home court. Heading into today’s game, Loyola Marymount has a 1-2 ATS record. In their first away game of the season, Loyola Marymount went 4-7 vs. the spread on the road last year.
In three games, Loyola Marymount comes in with an over/under mark of 3-0-0, with their games averaging 164.7 points per game. The Lions’ last five games have culminated with an average of 83 points per game and an over/under record of 3-2.
In their latest game, Loyola Marymount offense put up 88 points against Jackson State. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 49.2% and made 15 threes. The Loyola Marymount offense has been looking to get up shots from outside so far this season, averaging 27.7 three-point attempts per contest. Overall, they have connected on 39% of their looks from outside this season.
Loyola Marymount’s defense is currently in line with the NCAA average for points allowed, allowing an average of 72.3 points per game. In their most recent game, the Loyola Marymount defense struggled to defend the three-point line, as Jackson State knocked down 15 three-pointers on their way to 66 points.
Will the Lumberjacks Win at Home?
As they prepare for their third game of the season, Stephen F. Austin has a 1-1 overall record. In their last three games, including last year, Stephen F. Austin has a 1-2 home record. As Stephen F. Austin enters today’s game, their ATS record stands at 1-1. Looking back at their previous ten games, including those from the previous season, Stephen F. Austin has gone 5-4 against the spread.
Stephen F. Austin’s games have, on average, featured 147.5 points per game leading to an over/under record of 1-1-0. Their average over/under line is currently 147 points so far. In the Lumberjacks’ last five games, the combined scoring average stands at 76 points per game, accompanied by an over/under record of 3-1.
Coming off their recent game, the Stephen F. Austin offense tallied 96 points in a matchup against Northwestern State. Their field goal percentage for the game was 63.2%, and they made 9 threes. For the season, the Stephen F. Austin offense has struggled to get to the free-throw line, ranking just 293rd in terms of free-throw attempts per game. Their overall field goal percentage is currently 54%.
In the current season, the Stephen F. Austin defense has excelled, sitting 79th in the nation by allowing 68.3 points per game. The Stephen F. Austin defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 70 points and allowed Northwestern State to connect on 6 threes.