Looking to win big? The Golden Eagles and Mavericks face off at 8:00 ET on Summ. The Mavericks are hosting the game at Baxter Arena in Omaha, NE. The over/under line for this matchup is currently at 154.5 points, and Omaha is favored by -3.5 to win at home against Oral Roberts.

ORAL ROBERTS GOLDEN EAGLES VS OMAHA MAVERICKS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Omaha Mavericks -3.5

This game will be played at Baxter Arena at 8:00 ET on Thursday, February 22nd.

WHY BET THE OMAHA MAVERICKS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-69 in favor of the Mavericks.
  • Not only will Omaha pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -3.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 154.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 145 points.

Does Oral Roberts Have a Shot at a Road Win?

After playing 26 games, Oral Roberts has a record of 11-15. They have a 2-11 record on the road and a 6-4 record this year. Before today’s game, Oral Roberts has a 10-13 ATS record. In their last ten games this season, Oral Roberts is 1-4 vs. the spread.

Through 26 games, Oral Roberts has an over/under record of 12-11-0 with their games averaging a combined 151.1 points per game so far. When assessing the Golden Eagles’ performance in their last three games, their over/under record stands at 1-2, with their games averaging 143 points per game.

The Oral Roberts offense, in their latest game, managed to score just 65 points versus North Dakota. During the game, they attempted 27 three-point shots and had a field goal percentage of 36.1%. Issac McBride is currently the leading scorer for the team, entering today’s matchup with an average of 20.4. Meanwhile, Jailen Bedford also brings a PPG average of 14 into the game.

The Golden Eagles’ defense is presently ranked 265th nationally, allowing an average of 75.9 points per contest. Oral Roberts will look once again to perform well on defense, holding North Dakota to just 36% shooting in their most recent game.

Can the Mavericks Deliver Being Favored at Home?

Omaha enters today’s game against Oral Roberts with a 13-15 overall record. On the road, the Mavericks have gone 3-11, while at home they have a 6-3 record. Heading into their game against Oral Roberts, Omaha holds a 14-9 ATS record. On the road, the Mavericks have gone 9-5 vs. the spread, while at home they are 5-4 ATS.

So far, Omaha’s games have averaged 148.5 points per game with the average over/under line being 145.8 points. The Mavericks’ last five games have finished with a combined 160 points per game and an over/under record of 4-1.

Omaha’s offense is coming off a good game, putting up 91 points vs. South Dakota. Overall, they hit 53.1% of their shots from the field and went 15/21 from the free-throw line. One area that the Omaha offense has been good this season is getting to the line. Currently, they are 40th in free-throw attempts per contest. Overall, they have a field goal percentage of 45%.

Currently, the Mavericks’ defense holds the 201st rank in the nation, allowing 73.0 points per game. In their previous game vs. South Dakota, the Coyotes finished with a field goal percentage of 53% and a total of 84 points vs. Omaha.