Texas Tech vs Iowa College Basketball Parlay 11/28/2019
Game: Texas Tech Red Raiders vs Iowa Hawkeyes
Date: Thursday, November 28, 2019
Location: Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, NV
Odds/Point Spread: Iowa +5.5
The Texas Tech Red Raiders head to Orleans Arena to take on the Iowa Hawkeyes on Thursday, November 28, 2019. The opening line for this game has Texas Tech as 5.5 point favorites.
Texas Tech comes into this game with an overall record of 5-0. They currently have a point differential of 26.8 as they are averaging 87.0 points per game while giving up 60.2 per contest. Iowa has an overall mark of 4-1. They are averaging 84.0 points per contest and giving up 70.8, which is a point differential of 13.2.
Valuable Texas Tech Red Raiders Betting Trends
The Texas Tech Red Raiders are 4-1-0 against the spread this season
The Texas Tech Red Raiders are 3-2-0 against the over/under this year
Important Iowa Hawkeyes Betting Trends
The Iowa Hawkeyes are 3-2-0 against the spread this season
The Iowa Hawkeyes are 1-3-1 against the over/under this year
Key Texas Tech Red Raiders Injuries
11/07/19 F Joel Ntambwe Eligibility is out for season
11/05/19 F Tyreek Smith Undisclosed is out indefinitely
Key Iowa Hawkeyes Injuries
11/25/19 F Jack Nunge ACL is out for season
11/24/19 F Patrick McCaffery Undisclosed is questionable
T.J. Holyfield averages 13.8 points per contest in 20.6 minutes per game this year. He averages 0.4 assists per game and 4.4 rebounds per contest. His field goal percentage is 78% for the season while his free throw percentage is 69%. Jahmi'us Ramsey comes into this game averaging 19.4 points per contest while playing 28.2 minutes per night. He grabs 6.2 rebounds per contest and distributes 1.6 assists per game. His FG percentage is 59% while his free throw percentage is 68%.
Joe Wieskamp averages 11.0 points per game and he sees the court an average of 27.6 minutes per game. He also hauls in 5.6 rebounds per game and dishes 1.8 assists per contest. His field goal percentage is 42% and his free throw percentage is 78%. Luka Garza scores 22.2 points per contest while playing 27.2 minutes per game. He hauls in 10.2 rebounds per contest and has 0.6 assists per game on the season. His FG percentage is 59% and his free throw percentage is at 57%.
Useful Team Statistics
The Red Raiders allow 60.2 points per contest which is 45th in the country. They also surrender a 37% shooting percentage and a 33% average from 3-point range, ranking them 47th and 209th in defensive field goal percentage. Opponents average 29.8 rebounds a game which ranks 29th, and they allow 9.2 assists per game which puts them in 26th place in D-1. They force 18.4 turnovers per game which ranks them 323rd in Division 1. Texas Tech averages 87.0 points per contest, which is 9th in the NCAA. Their average scoring margin is 26.8 and their shooting percentage is 50% as a unit, which has them ranked 19th. From 3-point territory they shoot 43%, which is good for 5th in the nation. They average 41.8 boards per contest and 19.2 assists per game, which ranks them 40th and 5th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they are 126th with 14.6 per game.
Useful Team Statistics
The Hawkeyes give up 70.8 points per game, which ranks them 218th in the nation. Their defense surrenders a 44% shooting percentage and a 34% average from behind the 3-point line, ranking them 254th and 231st in those defensive statistics. They rank 253rd with 13.8 dimes allowed per game and 104th with 33.2 boards surrendered per contest. The Hawkeyes are 221st in Division 1 in forcing turnovers with 15.2 per contest. Iowa is 24th in the country with 84.0 points per contest this season. They are 83rd in D-1 in shooting at 47%, while their average scoring margin is 13.2. They shoot 33% from beyond the arc, which is good for 173rd in the country. They are 71st in the nation in rebounding with 40.2 boards per contest and 9th in assists per game with 18.6. The Hawkeyes are 313th in turnovers per contest with 11.2.
The Red Raiders are 19th in the nation in offensive rating with 115.4. In terms of pace they are 46th in the country with 75.3 possessions per 40 minutes, and their effective field goal percentage of 57% is 28th. As a team they are 14th in college basketball in true shooting percentage with 60% and they shoot 3-pointers on 30% of their shots, ranking 305th in Division 1. Texas Tech is 178th in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 16.8 times per 100 possessions.
Iowa is 332nd in college basketball in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 13 times per 100 possessions. The Hawkeyes are 28th in the country in offensive rating with 114.4. In terms of pace they are 93rd in Division 1 with 73.4 possessions per 40 minutes, and their effective field goal percentage of 52% is 111th. As a team they are 81st in D-1 in true shooting percentage with 56% and they shoot 3-pointers on 34% of their shots, ranking 244th in the nation.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take Texas Tech -5.5 and over 147.5 total points
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