|Game||Air Force Falcons vs Texas State Bobcats|
|Date & Time||Saturday November 9, 2019, 4:00 PM (EST)|
Clune Arena Colorado Springs. CO
AFA -2.5 Total 138
The Texas State Bobcats visit Clune Arena in Colorado Springs, Colorado on Saturday to play the Air Force Academy. Texas State (1-0) opened its season with a rout of 103-45 over Texas Lutheran. The Bobcats were led by Nijal Pearson who scored 19 points as five players for Texas State scored in double figures in the 58-point rout.
Air Force (0-1) opened its season with 89-79 loss to Idaho State on Thursday. A.J. Walker led the Falcons in the loss with 17 points, while Chris Joyce chipped in with 14 points and seven boards and Ryan Swan added 14 points. Air Force was not able to overcome a 42-31 halftime deficit although they cut the deficit to single digits during the second half.
Nijal Pearson leads Texas State in scoring and assists with averages of 19.0 points and 3.0 assists per game. The leading rebounder is Isiah Small with an average of 10.0 per game. Eric Terry is second in scoring and second in rebounding with averages of 18.0 points and 9.0 rebounds per game.
A.J. Walker leads Air Force in scoring with an average of 17.0 points per game. Lavelle Scottie is the leader in rebounds and assists with averages of 8.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game. Four players are averaging double figures in scoring for the Falcons after one game.
Recent Betting Trends
- Texas State is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 on the road versus an opponent with a losing record at home
- The OVER has cashed in 4 of the Bobcats last 5
- Air Force is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 versus an opponent in the Sun Belt Conference
- The UNDER has cashed in each of the Falcons last 4 following a loss straight up
Air Force lost its opener but will bounce back with a win at home in the second game against Texas State. The Falcons have covered the number in 23 of their last 32 following a loss ATS and in 8 of their last 11 versus an opponent with a winning record straight up. Final Score Prediction, Air Force Falcons win and cover ATS 76-65