Don’t miss out on the NCAA showdown between the Trailblazers and Lions. The game is starting at 8:00 ET on ESPN+, and it’s hosted by the Lions at Hyland Arena in Saint Charles, MO. Get ready to place your bets! The Trailblazers are favored in this non-conference showdown. The game’s over/under is currently at 145 points.

UTAH TECH TRAILBLAZERS VS LINDENWOOD LIONS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Lindenwood Lions +4

This game will be played at Hyland Arena at 8:00 ET on Monday, November 27th.

WHY BET THE LINDENWOOD LIONS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 77-70 in favor of the Lions.
  • Not only will Lindenwood pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +4.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 145 points, and we like the over with a projected 147 points.

Is a Road Win Possible for the Trailblazers?

As they prepare for their 5th game, Utah Tech, who currently have a 1-3 record, will face off against Lindenwood. In their previous five road games, which includes last year, Utah Tech has gone 1-4. As of now, Utah Tech holds a 1-3 ATS record heading into today’s game. Over their last ten games, which includes the previous season, Utah Tech has gone 5-4 against the spread.

After four games, Utah Tech has an over/under record of 2-2-0, with their games averaging a combined 148.8 points per game so far. When analyzing the Trailblazers’ last five games, they have produced a combined average of 70 points per game and an over/under record of 2-2.

Against Washington State, the Utah Tech had a tough time putting up points compared to their season average of 70.4 points per game. They scored 53 points and posted a field goal percentage of 29.8% in the game. In terms of three-point shooting, the Trailblazers offense has been good from outside, hitting 36% of their three-pointers on an average of 18.6 attempts per game. Their overall field goal percentage is currently 41%.

At present, the Trailblazers’ defense is nationally ranked 197th, allowing 78.6 points per game. Against Washington State in their most recent game, the Utah Tech defense gave up a total of 93 points while allowing Washington State to hit 56% of their shots.

Do the Lions Stand a Chance at Home?

After defeating William & Mary 71-60 in their most recent game, Lindenwood now holds a 2-3 record. Thus far this season, all of the Lions’ games have been away from home. Against the spread, Lindenwood has a current record of 2-3 this season. Looking back to last year, Lindenwood is 6-2-1 vs. the spread in their previous ten games.

Up to this point, games involving Lindenwood have had an average of 138.4 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 140.1 points. Their over/under record is 2-3-0. The Lions have an over/under record of 2-0 in their last three games, with their games averaging 95 points per game.

The Lindenwood offense is coming off a game in which they scored 71 points vs. William & Mary. Overall their field goal percentage was 43.6% while connecting on 10 threes. Keenon Cole is the current leading scorer for the team, with an average of 16.8 as they approach today’s matchup. In addition, Darius Beane brings a PPG average of 12 into the game.

Coming into today’s game, the Lindenwood defense is giving up an average of 74.0 points per contest. In their previous game vs. William & Mary, the Tribe finished with a field goal percentage of 37% and a total of 60 points vs. Lindenwood.