The North Alabama Lions (5-6) can snap a six-game road losing streak when they take on the Alabama A&M Bulldogs (2-7) at Elmore Gymnasium. Tip-off is set for 7 p.m. ET on Friday, December 20, 2019.
North Alabama Lions vs. Alabama A&M Bulldogs Betting Preview
The Lions were beaten by the UAB Blazers in their last contest, 63-56. North Alabama’s Christian Agnew had a solid game, leading the team in scoring with 14 points on 5-for-12 shooting. UAB had a better turnover percentage (16.8 vs. 19.3). North Alabama, meanwhile, had a free throw rate of 0.260 (above their season average of 0.218).
In the Bulldogs’ last game, they were defeated by the South Alabama Jaguars, 89-79. Garrett Hicks was Alabama A&M’s high scorer with 16 points on 5-for-11 shooting. South Alabama had an effective field goal percentage of 0.625 (above their season average of 0.528). Alabama A&M, on the other hand, had a turnover percentage of 10.1 (better than their season average of 16.2).
North Alabama at Alabama A&M Betting Prediction
College Basketball Pick: SU Winner – Alabama A&M, ATS Winner – Alabama A&M, O/U – Under
Betting Notes (2018-Present):
The Lions rank 33rd in steals allowed per game (6.2) while the Bulldogs rank 69th (7.3).
North Alabama averages 2.4 blocks per game, which is ranked 119th in the NCAA. Alabama A&M ranks 146th in blocks allowed per game (3.8).
North Alabama ranks 34th in assists allowed per game (12.4) while Alabama A&M ranks 212th (14.3).
The Lions rank 28th in three pointers allowed per game (20.3) while the Bulldogs rank 182nd (21.4).
North Alabama ranks 134th in rebounds per game (36.4) while Alabama A&M ranks 261st in rebounds allowed per game (37.4).