Looking to win big? The Mavericks and Redhawks face off at 10:00 ET on ESPN+. The Redhawks are hosting the game at Redhawk Center in Seattle, WA. The odds for this Western Athletic conference game currently have Seattle as the -6 point favorite with the over/under line sitting at 146.5 points.

UT ARLINGTON MAVERICKS VS SEATTLE REDHAWKS BETTING PICK

The Pick: UT Arlington Mavericks +6

This game will be played at Redhawk Center at 10:00 ET on Thursday, February 29th.

WHY BET THE UT ARLINGTON MAVERICKS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-71 in favor of the Redhawks.
  • Even though we have Seattle winning straight-up, we like UT Arlington at +6.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 146.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 146 points.

Can UT Arlington Pull Off A Win at Redhawk Center?

UT Arlington enters this game as a six-point underdog, and they have a record of 1-10 when they are the underdog this season. They are 15-13 overall, including a three-game winning streak. The Mavericks have gone 10-7 in Western Athletic Conference play.

On the road this season, UT Arlington has gone 4-10, and they have an average scoring margin of -6.4 points per game. They are coming off a win over Utah Tech, and over their last ten road games, they have gone 3-7. So far this season, the Mavericks have been the underdog in 11 of their 28 games.

As the underdog this season, UT Arlington has an ATS record of 7-4. On the road, their ATS mark is 10-4. In their last 3 road games, the Mavericks are 3-0 vs. the spread.

UT Arlington’s over/under record for the season sits at 17-9 and the average scoring total in their games is 150 points. Today’s over/under line of 146.5 is lower than the average OU line in their games this year (146.4). Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 166 points and their OU record over their last 10 games is 5-5.

Coming off a good offensive performance, UT Arlington’s offense scored 89 points against Utah Tech. Their field goal percentage for the game was 51.1%, and they went 33/40 from the free-throw line. In terms of offense, the Mavericks have a season-long field goal percentage of 43%, putting them 289th in the NCAA. Regarding three-pointers, they are ranked 211st in percentage and 59th in three-pointers made.

On defense, UT Arlington is currently around the NCAA average in points allowed, giving up an average of 73.5 points per game. In their most recent game, the UT Arlington defense struggled to defend the three-point line, as Utah Tech knocked down 10 three-pointers on their way to 78 points.

Is It the Redhawks Game to Lose at Home?

Seattle comes into this game as the favorite, as they have a record of 15-4 when favored this season. They have been especially strong at home, going 13-3 and winning their last two games in front of their home fans.

Over their last 10 games at home, the Redhawks have gone 8-2, and they are currently riding a four-game winning streak. They are coming off a 84-56 win over Texas-Rio Grande Valley.

Seattle’s ATS record this season is 16-11 and they are 9-7 vs. the spread at home. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Redhawks have gone 5-5 vs. the spread.

Seattle’s over/under record this season is 11-16 and today’s over/under line of 146.5 is higher than the average over/under line in their games (140.6). Over their last three games, the over/under record is 0-3 with an average scoring total of 129 points.

Seattle finished with 84 points in their game against Texas-Rio Grande Valley. This total surpasses their season-average of 74.6 points per game. John Christofilis was the leading scorer for the Redhawks, putting up 24 points. In addition, Cameron Tyson contributed 21 points.

The Redhawks’ defense is presently ranked 50th nationally, allowing an average of 66.8 points per contest. Against Texas-Rio Grande Valley in their most recent game, the Seattle defense gave up a total of 56 points while allowing Texas-Rio Grande Valley to hit 49% of their shots.