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Louisiana-Lafayette vs South Alabama Pick & Preview: Saturday, January 14th Betting Odds

Ragin’ Cajuns vs Jaguars Matchup at a Glance

  • Sport: NCAAB
  • Teams: Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns at South Alabama Jaguars
  • Where: Mobile at Mitchell Center
  • Date: Saturday, January 14th
  • Betting Odds: Louisiana-Lafayette -2, LOULAF -135 | SALA +111 O/U 141.0

Ragin’ Cajuns Preview:

Through 17 games, the Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns have an overall record of 13-4. On the road, the Ragin’ Cajuns will be playing their 10th game of the season, having gone 6-4. So far, the Ragin’ Cajuns have been favored 10 times, going 9-1 straight up. In today’s matchup, the oddsmakers have Louisiana-Lafayette as -2 point favorites.

Louisiana-Lafayette’s leading scorer this season is Jordan Brown, who is averaging 18.94 points per contest. So far, Brown has accounted for 23.3% of the team’s scoring. In addition, he is contributing 7.47 rebounds per game and 2.0 assists. Greg Williams Jr. is the second leading scorer for the Ragin’ Cajuns, averaging 13.0 points per game. Between him and Jr., they are accounting for 39.3% of the team’s scoring.

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Offensive production has been hard to come by for Louisiana-Lafayette this season, as they are currently ranked 195th in college basketball at 71.1 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 Ragin’ Cajuns’ 3-point shooting percentage sits at just 34.7%, placing them 197th in the NCAA.

Jaguars Preview:

South Alabama will take the floor against the Ragin’ Cajuns with an overall record of 8-9. Currently, the Jaguars have been the home team 8 times, sitting with a record of 5-3. So far, the Jaguars have been the underdog 8 times, going 1-7 straight up. Heading into today’s contest, they are the +2 underdogs on the spread.

South Alabama’s leading scorer this season is Isaih Moore, who is averaging 17.38 points per contest. So far, Moore has accounted for 24.01% of the team’s scoring. In addition, he is contributing 3.0 rebounds per game and 4.75 assists. Kevin Samuel is the second leading scorer for the Jaguars, averaging 11.12 points per game. Between him and Samuel, they are accounting for 40.3% of the team’s scoring.

Offensive production has been hard to come by for South Alabama this season, as they are currently ranked 186th in college basketball at 71.4 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 Jaguars’ 3-point shooting percentage sits at just 33.6%, placing them 279th in the NCAA.

Free Spread Prediction: Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns -2

Heading into this matchup, our NCAA betting model has identified this game as a profitable opportunity and recommends taking the Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns to pick up the win and cover the spread as -2 point betting favorites. Although Louisiana-Lafayette as a team is just 302nd in overall shooting percentage, we see their offense putting together a strong performance against the Jaguars’ defense. At -2 we see there being plenty of value in grabbing the Ragin’ Cajuns to come out on top and cover.

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