Free NCAA Hoops Pick: Ramblers vs Bears CBB Odds
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(12-7) Loyola-Chicago Ramblers vs. Missouri State Bears (8-11)
Date: Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Time: 9:00 PM ET
Venue: JQH Arena, Springfield, Missouri
CBB Moneyline Odds: OFF
CBB Betting Odds: Loyola-Chicago Ramblers -5.5
CBB Betting Total: 135
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This Missouri Valley matchup features the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers and the Missouri State Bears.
In their last meeting, Loyola-Chicago blew out the Bears 97-75.
The Ramblers may only be 12-7, but they are 5-1 in their conference standings and sit tied for first place.
The Ramblers may not score all that many points but they do a great job at shooting the ball. They are shooting 50% from the field, which is 11th in the country. If they can heat up from the field early, they will almost be a lock for the road win.
The stat that stands out the most for this Ramblers team is their point allowed per game. They rank 9th in the country an only allow 61 points per game. They also do a fantastic job of boxing out their opponents and limit them to an average of 27.7 rebounds per game. If they win the rebounding battle, it will go a long way towards this conference win.
Missouri State Bears
The Bears are currently on a two game losing streak. This puts them at 9th in the conference. A win against the Ramblers would be a big upset for this team and would move them back into the middle of the standings.
The Bears have clearly struggled this season on offense as they only score about 74.5 points per game. Their leading scorer this season is Jarred Dixon. The problem is he is only averaging 14.2 points. If the Bears are going to upset the Ramblers, they are going to need multiple players to step up and support Dixon.
Defense has alos been a struggle for this Bears team. They allow 73.8 points per game and their opponents shot 45.1% from the field. From three point range their opponents shoot 40.8%. The Bears will need to find a way to defend the three point line if they are going to keep this game close.
CBB Betting Trends:
- MOSU are 5-11 ATS in their last 16 games overall.
- L-IL are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games overall.
- Under is 8-3 in L-IL last 11 vs. Missouri Valley.
- Under is 19-8 in L-IL last 27 overall.
Free Loyola-Chicago Ramblers vs. Missouri State Bears NCAAB Prediction:
The Ramblers are determined to get back to the NCAA tournament and they will pick up their fourth straight win.
4* Free CBB Betting Pick: UNDER 135
The Ramblers lock-down defense keeps the total under in this game.
NCAAB Free Score Prediction: Loyola-Chicago 70 – Missouri State 63
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