|Game||Texas State Bobcats vs Arkansas State Red Wolves|
|Date & Time||Saturday February 15, 2020, 3:00 PM (EST)|
Strahan Coliseum San Marcos, TX
TXST -9 Total 138.5 .
The Arkansas State Red Wolves hit the road for a clash with the Texas State Bobcats. The Red Wolves are (15-11), coming off a 77-67 road loss to UT Arlington. The Bobcats are (16-10), after getting past Little Rock at home, 74-66.
In the Red Wolves loss to UT Arlington, Arkansas State was guided throughout the game by Marquis Eaton. Eaton collected 16 points, 1 rebound, and 5 assists. The Red Wolves connected on 43% from the floor and 30% from distance. The Red Wolves allowed UT Arlington to convert at a clip of 49% from the floor.
Eaton leads Arkansas State with 12.2 points per game. Caleb Fields is averaging over 11 points per contest and 3 rebounds per game. The Red Wolves have a balanced team, as 6 players are averaging over 8 points per contest.
In the Bobcats win over Little Rock, Texas State was led on offense by Alonzo Sule. Sule secured a double-double, finishing with 26 points, 10 rebounds and 2 assists. The Bobcats shot 49% from the floor and 21% from 3-point distance. Texas State dominated the offensive boards, collecting 17 offensive rebounds. The 17 offensive rebounds, led to Texas State attempting 19 more shots from the floor. The attempted shots gap was due to the offensive rebounds and due to Texas State sending Little Rock to the foul line 29 times.
Nijal Pearson leads the way for Texas State, recording over 19 points per game, while pulling down 5 rebounds. Mason Harrell is registering 9.3 points and 3 assists per game.
Recent Betting Trends
- Red Wolves are 12-6 ATS in their last 18 games.
- Red Wolves are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games against Texas State.
- The over is 7-2 in Red Wolves last 9 games.
- Bobcats are 8-2 SU in their last 10 games.
- Bobcats are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games when at home against Arkansas State.
- The under is 5-2 in Bobcats last 7 games.
Both teams have records above the .500 mark, but each team is going in opposite directions recently. The Red Wolves have lost 3 straight, while the Bobcats have won 4 of their last 5. Texas State has won 3 straight at home and have gone 11-3 on the season at home. The Red Wolves have been average on offense on the road, averaging nearly 69 points. However, Arkansas State does have the 6th best road offensive 3-point percentage. The Bobcats will look to key in on the perimeter on defense. Texas State has a top 50 scoring defense at home, allowing just over 60 points per contest. Texas State has dominated this series recently, having won 8 of the last 10. The Bobcats are 8-2 ATS in those 10 matchups. Final score prediction, Texas State will win and cover, 75-64.