Looking to win big? The Golden Grizzlies and Lions face off at 11:00 ET on FloH. The Lions are hosting the game at John Gray Gymnasium in George Town, Cayman Islands. The over/under goal line for this matchup is currently at 148 points, and the Lions are favored to win at home against the Golden Grizzlies.
OAKLAND GOLDEN GRIZZLIES VS LOYOLA MARYMOUNT LIONS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Oakland Golden Grizzlies +5
This game will be played at John Gray Gymnasium at 11:00 ET on Monday, November 20th.
WHY BET THE OAKLAND GOLDEN GRIZZLIES:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 72-71 in favor of the Lions.
- Even though we have Loyola Marymount winning straight-up, we like Oakland at +5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 148 points, and we like the under with a projected 143 points.
Will the Golden Grizzlies Defense Show Up on the Road?
Oakland is coming into their 5th game of the season with a 1-3 record. Looking back at their last ten games on the road, Oakland went 4-6. As of today’s game, Oakland’s record against the spread this season stands at 1-3. This includes a 0-2 mark on the road and a 1-1 mark at home.
Up to this point, games involving Oakland have had an average of 143.5 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 146.5 points. Their over/under record is 2-2-0. Over the course of the last five games, the Golden Grizzlies’ games have averaged 71 points per game, along with an over/under record of 3-2.
The Oakland offense is coming off a game in which they scored 77 points vs. Drake. Overall their field goal percentage was 51.7% while connecting on 7 threes. For the season, the Oakland offense has struggled to get to the free-throw line, ranking just 284th in terms of free-throw attempts per game. Their overall field goal percentage is currently 44%.
Currently, the Golden Grizzlies’ defense holds the 114th rank in the nation, allowing 72.5 points per game. Against Drake, the Golden Grizzlies’ defense gave up 85 points and did a good job not fouling. For the game, Drake only made 10 free-throws.
Will the Loyola Marymount Defense Show Up at Home?
Today marks the 5th game of the season for Loyola Marymount, who currently have a 2-2 record. When playing away, the Lions are 0-1, while at home they are 2-1. As of today’s game, Loyola Marymount has a 1-3 record against the spread. At home this season, Loyola Marymount is 1-2 vs. the spread, and in their last ten home games, they are 5-4-1 vs. the spread.
So far, each of of Loyola Marymount’s first four games have surpassed the over/under lines putting their OU record at 4-0-0. In the Lions’ last five games, the combined scoring average stands at 86 points per game, accompanied by an over/under record of 4-1.
In their latest game, Loyola Marymount offense put up 76 points against Stephen F. Austin. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 46.3% and made 10 threes. The Loyola Marymount offense has been looking to get up shots from outside so far this season, averaging 26.2 three-point attempts per contest. Overall, they have connected on 41% of their looks from outside this season.
In terms of defense, Loyola Marymount is currently on par with the NCAA average for points allowed, giving up an average of 75.8 points per game. Loyola Marymount’s three-point defense is currently 26th in the country at 5.0 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 52.5% of their shots vs. Loyola Marymount.