The UIC Flames (1-3) will be at home in Credit Union 1 Arena when they meet the Robert Morris Colonials (1-4). Tip-off is set for 8 p.m. ET on Thursday, November 21, 2019.
Robert Morris Colonials at UIC Flames Odds Preview
In the Colonials’ last outing, they were beaten by the Toledo Rockets, 70-56. Robert Morris’ AJ Bramah put together a good performance, putting up 10 points and 16 rebounds. Toledo had a free throw rate of 0.250 (above their season average of 0.215). Robert Morris, on the other hand, held the Rockets to an offensive rebounding percentage of 20.0 (below their season average of 30.8).
The Flames are trying to rebound after their 65-56 loss to the Bradley Braves in their last game. Michael Diggins led UIC in scoring with 13 points on 5-for-8 shooting. Bradley did an excellent job of converting from the charity stripe (19-25; 76.0 percent). UIC, on the other hand, had an effective field goal percentage of 0.491 (above their season average of 0.379).
This has potential to be a mistake-prone game for the UIC offense. Dating back to last season, UIC ranks 273rd in the country in ball protection (turnover percentage of 20.1 percent), while the disruptive defense of Robert Morris has forced the 29th-most turnovers in the NCAA (22.3 percent).
Robert Morris Colonials at UIC Flames Prediction
College Basketball Pick: SU Winner – UIC, ATS Winner – UIC, O/U – Over
Betting Notes (2018-Present):
UIC ranks 107th in blocks per game (3.8) while Robert Morris ranks 227th (2.5).