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California Baptist vs UT Arlington Pick & Preview: Wednesday, January 25th Betting Odds

Lancers vs Mavericks Matchup at a Glance

  • Sport: NCAAB
  • Teams: California Baptist Lancers at UT Arlington Mavericks
  • Where: Arlington at College Park Center
  • Date: Wednesday, January 25th
  • Betting Odds: California Baptist -4, CABAP -190 | TXA +155 O/U 128.5

Lancers Preview:

Through 20 games, the California Baptist Lancers have an overall record of 12-8. So far, the Lancers have played 8 games on the road, with a record of 3-5. This season, California Baptist has been favored to win in 12 games, sitting with a mark of 7-5. For today’s contest, California Baptist has a betting line set -4 points in their favor.

California Baptist’s leading scorer this season is Taran Armstrong, who is averaging 10.45 points per contest. So far, Armstrong has accounted for 15.05% of the team’s scoring. In addition, he is contributing 4.25 rebounds per game and 4.8 assists. Joe Quintana is the second leading scorer for the Lancers, averaging 10.05 points per game. Between him and Quintana, they are accounting for 28.8% of the team’s scoring.

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Offensive production has been hard to come by for California Baptist this season, as they are currently ranked 196th in college basketball at 71.0 points per game. A major reason for low scoring totals is the fact that they have played at a below average pace, and have struggled to knock down outside shots. As a team, the Lancers’ 3-point shooting percentage sits at just 33.2%, placing them 312th in the NCAA.

Mavericks Preview:

Through 21 games, the UT Arlington Mavericks have an overall record of 7-14. Currently, the Mavericks have been the home team 12 times, sitting with a record of 4-8. So far, the Mavericks have been the underdog 17 times, going 3-14 straight up. Heading into today’s contest, they are the +4 underdogs on the spread.

Shemar Wilson comes into today’s game as the Mavericks’ leading scorer at 10.86 points per contest. Not only has Wilson been key to the team’s scoring efforts, but he is UT Arlington’s top rebounder at 8.29 boards per contest. Behind Wilson, the team has benefited from the strong play of Kyron Gibson, who is second on the team in scoring at 10.45 points per game. Overall, he has hit 39.0% of his shots and is adding 2.1 boards per game.

Offensive production has been hard to come by for UT Arlington this season, as they are currently ranked 323rd in college basketball at 67.2 points per game. A major reason for low scoring totals is the fact that they have played at a below average pace, and have struggled to knock down outside shots. As a team, the Mavericks’ 3-point shooting percentage sits at just 31.3%, placing them 399th in the NCAA.

Free Spread Prediction: California Baptist Lancers -4

According to our key indicators, the best bet for today’s matchup between the UT Arlington Mavericks and California Baptist Lancers is to get money down on the California Baptist to win an cover as -4 point favorites. Even though the team has not been great vs the spread as the road team, we see them putting together a strong game from behind the arc, as they are one of the NCAA’s best 3-point shooting units at 8.73 made 3’s per game. When it comes time to getting your bets down, we like the California Baptist Lancers at -4.

 


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