North Texas vs Alcorn State NIT matchup 3/15
- Mar 14, 2023, 6:42:16 PM
The North Texas Mean Green (26-7, 16-4 C-USA) and the Alcorn State Braves (18-13, 15-3 SWAC) will face off in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT). As the game approaches, fans and bettors alike are eager to know the latest March Madness odds of winning, NCAAB picks and parlays, March Madness picks experts, and March Madness predictions brackets. This article will provide you with expert analysis, public betting data, and odds to help you make the best decision when picking a winner for this game.
North Texas Mean Green
The Mean Green had a strong season, finishing 2nd in Conference USA with a record of 26-7. They are led by Tylor Perry, who is averaging 16.8 points per game. North Texas is known for its defense, holding opponents to an average of 63.7 points per game. In their last ten games, the Mean Green have been impressive, averaging 69.8 points per game while shooting 48.8% from the field.
Alcorn State Braves
The Braves are coming off a solid season as well, finishing with a record of 18-13. They are led by Jeremiah Kendall, who is averaging 13.6 points per game. Alcorn State's offense is their strength, averaging 68.1 points per game while shooting 41.1%. The Braves have been equally impressive in their last ten games, averaging 72.4 points per game while shooting 45.3% from the field.
The Mean Green are 8-2 against the spread in their last ten games, while the Braves are 6-4 against the spread in their last ten games. In terms of over/under, the Mean Green have hit the under in six of their last ten games, while the Braves have hit the under in seven of their last ten games.
Public Betting Data
As of now, public betting data shows that 63% of the bets are on North Texas to cover the spread.
According to the latest March Madness odds Vegas, North Texas is favored by 8 points. The over/under for the game is set at 133 points.
Both teams are relatively healthy with no major injuries to report.
Based on the expert analysis, public betting data, and odds, it seems that North Texas is the stronger team in this matchup. The Mean Green have been solid all season and their defense should be able to slow down Alcorn State's offense. Our pick for this game is North Texas to cover the spread.
Pick: North Texas -8