Planning on watching today’s Mavericks and Wildcats game? Catch the action at McKale Center in Tucson, AZ, as the Wildcats hosts this showdown at 6:00 ET on PACN. This non-conference matchup has an over/under of 154.5 points, and the Wildcats are favored to win at home vs. the Mavericks.
UT ARLINGTON MAVERICKS VS ARIZONA WILDCATS BETTING PICK
The Pick: UT Arlington Mavericks +27.5
This game will be played at McKale Center at 6:00 ET on Sunday, November 19th.
WHY BET THE UT ARLINGTON MAVERICKS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-68 in favor of the Wildcats.
- Even though we have Arizona winning straight-up, we like UT Arlington at +27.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 154.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 144 points.
Can the Mavericks Grab a Win in Tucson?
After two games, UT Arlington has a 1-1 record overall. In their last three games as the underdog, UT Arlington is 0-3. As UT Arlington prepares to face Arizona, their ATS record stands at 1-1. Taking into account their performance over the previous three games, which includes last year’s matchups, UT Arlington has a 2-0 ATS record and an average scoring margin of +1.
Looking at their over/under performance through two games, UT Arlington has an over/under record of 1-1-0, with their games averaging 154 points per game on average. The Mavericks’ have recorded an over/under record of 1-1 in their last three games, with their games averaging 83 points per game.
In their recent matchup, the UT Arlington offense ended with 80 points against New Mexico. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 46.2% and made 5 threes. Shemar Wilson led the team in scoring, putting up 29 points. Additionally, Dajuan Gordon contributed 13 points for the Mavericks.
Coming into today’s game, the UT Arlington defense is giving up an average of 72.3 points per contest. So far, the UT Arlington defense is giving up an average of 9.7 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 13 times per game (411st).
Can The Wildcats Secure a Home Victory?
After playing four games, Arizona currently holds a perfect record of 4-0. In their last ten home games, which includes last year, Arizona has won seven out of ten. In terms of ATS performance, Arizona is currently sitting at 4-0 heading into today’s matchup. Specifically at home, Arizona has a 3-0 ATS record this season, and in their previous ten home games, they are 4-5-1 (ATS).
In four games, Arizona comes in with an over/under mark of 1-3-0, with their games averaging 164 points per game. The Wildcats have seen their last five games conclude with a collective average of 90 points per game and an over/under record of 1-4.
In their latest game, Arizona offense put up 100 points against Belmont. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 54.4% and made 8 threes. For the season, the Arizona offense has been one of the more efficient shooting teams in the NCAA with a field goal percentage of 52%. So far, they have hit 57% of their looks from inside the arc, and are averaging 8.2 made three’s per contest.
This season, the Arizona defense has been impressive, holding the 53rd position in the country while permitting an average of 64.8 points per contest. So far, the Arizona defense is giving up an average of 5.2 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 15.2 times per game (504th).