North Texas at Texas Tech Free College Basketball Picks & Odds 12/29/2014
by Tony Sink - 12/28/2014
Monday, December 29, 2014 at 8:00 PM
United Spirit Arena
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On Monday night, the North Texas Mean Green will be visiting the Texas Tech Red Raiders, who are currently on a two-game losing streak. The Mean Green have yet to win a road game this season, while Texas Tech is 9-0 at home.
North Texas had their two-game winning streak snapped last Tuesday when they lost 70-67 to Prairie View at home. They did shoot the ball pretty well in that loss, but they also ended up turning the ball over 17 times.
Through their first 11 games this year, the Mean Green have not shared the ball well, averaging just 11 team assists per game. Senior guard Jordan Williams has led the way for the Mean Green by averaging 14.3 points, 5.1 rebounds and 1.8 steals per game.
Last Tuesday, Texas Tech lost their second game in a row when Houston defeated them 82-69. They made just 19 of their 28 free throws in that loss and they allowed Houston to finish with a high 54 field goal percentage.
The Red Raiders have played well on the defensive end of the court this season, giving up just 58.9 points per game to their opponents. Freshman guard Devaugntah Williams is leading the team in scoring with 11.4 points per game this season, while freshman forward Norense Odiase has averaged 8.4 points and a team-high 4.8 rebounds per game.
North Texas Mean Green Betting Trends
North Texas Mean Green are 2-2-0 Against the Spread
North Texas Mean Green are 1-1-0 against the Over/Under
Texas Tech Red Raiders Betting Trends
Texas Tech Red Raiders are 3-4-0 Against the Spread
Texas Tech Red Raiders are 0-2-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
North Texas Mean Green
12/28/14 G Todd Eaglin Foot "?" Monday vs. Texas Tech
11/27/14 G Carrington Ward Foot expected to miss 6-8 weeks
11/15/14 G J-Mychal Reese Eligibility out indefinitely
Texas Tech Red Raiders
No injuries to report at this time
Tony's Pick: Take Texas Tech
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