Sam Houston State vs. UTSA Pick
Which team will advance even further in the CIT Tournament tonight when Sam Houston State faces Texas-San Antonio at 8:00PM ET?
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Location: UTSA Convocation Center, San Antonio, Texas
TV: N/A, 8PM ET
According to oddsmakers at YouWager, UTSA is favored in this game, as the Roadrunners are getting odds of -4 points against Sam Houston State. The over/under total is currently listed at 148.5 points.
The spread opened with Texas-San Antonio as a 4.5-point favorite. The spread quickly fell to 4 points. The over/under total for the game opened at 147.5 points and quickly worked its way up to 148.5.
PUBLIC BETTING INFORMATION
As of Thursday morning, the public betting is behind UTSA, as the Roadrunners are getting 81 percent of the wagers as the favorite against Sam Houston State.
Sam Houston guard Marcus Harris is listed on the injury report for tonight’s game. He is questionable with an undisclosed injury. He is averaging 9.4 points per game for the Bearkats. Texas-San Antonio has no new injuries to report.
Texas San-Antonio picked up a 76-69 win over Lamar to open its CIT Tournament. The Roadrunners have won seven of their last 10, covering the spread in all seven victories as well. UTSA is putting up 76.1 points per game on offense while allowing 76.2 per contest.
Sam Houston State earned a 69-62 win over Eastern Michigan to open its CIT Tournament experience. The Bearkats covered the spread in the win. They come in having lost three of their last five games. They are averaging 69.8 points per game while also allowing 69.8 per contest.
Texas-San Antonio is coming into this game hot and the Roadrunners look to have the better offense of the two. While Sam Houston State may be better defensively, I think the UTSA’s offense at home will be to much for the Bearkats. UTSA has been covering the spread regularly and have the edge at home tonight.
CIT TOURNAMENT PREDICTIONS: TEXAS-SAN ANTONIO -4