|Game||Nevada Wolf Pack vs Loyola-Marymount Lions|
|Date & Time||Saturday November 9, 2019, 10:00 PM (EST)|
Lawlor Events Center Reno, NV
NEV -8.5 Total
On Saturday, the Loyola-Marymount Lions visit Lawlor Events Center in Reno, Nevada to play the Nevada Wolf Pack. The Lions (1-0) opened their regular season with a 105-62 lopsided victory over the Westcliff Warriors. The Lions raced out to a 48-25 halftime lead and never looked back. Ivan Alipiev led the Lions in the win with 25 points while pulling down six rebounds.
Nevada (0-1) opened its regular season with a home loss to Utah on Tuesday 79-74. In the loss, Lindsey Drew led the Wolf Pack with 30 points. Drew missed all of last season with an injury. Drew hit 12 of his 19 field goals, but the remainder of the Wolf Pack shot just 32.7%. Jalen Harris a transfer from Louisiana Tech starting for Nevada hurt his foot in the first half and did not return.
Ivan Alipiev leads Loyola in scoring with an average of 25.0 points per game. Jordan Bell is the leading rebounder with an average of 6.0 per game, while Eli Scott is the leader in assists with an average of 9.0 per game. Five players for the Lions are averaging double figures in scoring.
Lindsey Drew is leading Nevada in scoring, rebounding, and assists with averages of 30.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 8.0 assists per game. Jazz Johnson is the only other Wolf Pack player averaging double figures in scoring with 16.0 points per game.
Recent Betting Trends
- Loyola-Marymount is 4-11-2 ATS in its last 17 played versus a Mountain West Conference opponent
- The UNDER has cashed in 18 of the Lions last 26 on the road
- Nevada is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 versus a West Coast Conference opponent
- The UNDER has cashed in 5 of the Wolf Pack’s last 8 versus a WCC opponent
Nevada opened its regular season at home with a disappointing loss and will not be embarrassed in two straight home games. Look for the Wolf Pack to come out strong and take it to the Lions. The Wolf Pack has covered the number in 6 of its last 7 against an opponent from the WCC, while Loyola-Marymount has failed to cover 13 of the last 17 versus an opponent form the MWC. Final Score Prediction, Nevada Wolf Pack wins and covers ATS 81-69.