UAB vs Florida Atlantic C-USA Championship Prediction 3/11
- Mar 11, 2023, 10:19:36 PM
The Conference USA Championship game is set to take place on Saturday, March 11, 2023, with the UAB Blazers and the Florida Atlantic Owls battling for the title. The two teams have had strong seasons and are expected to put up a great fight in what promises to be an exciting game.
The UAB Blazers come into this game with a 25-8 record, including a 14-6 record in Conference USA play. The Blazers have been strong on the offensive end of the court, averaging 77.6 points per game and shooting 47.5% from the field. Jordan Walker has been the team's top scorer, averaging 23.6 points per game, while KJ Buffen has been a force on the boards, averaging 5.4 rebounds per game. The Blazers have also been strong on the defensive end, holding opponents to just 68.2 points per game.
Florida Atlantic Owls
The Florida Atlantic Owls have had an outstanding season, boasting a 30-3 overall record and an 18-2 record in Conference USA play. The Owls have been dominant on both ends of the court, averaging 82.0 points per game while holding opponents to just 66.9 points per game. Johnell Davis has been the team's leading scorer, averaging 13.4 points per game, while Alijah Martin has been a key contributor, averaging 14.0 points per game over the last 10 games.
The betting trends for this game show that the majority of bettors are backing UAB, with the Blazers currently listed as 2-point favorites. However, the total has been set low at 128 points, indicating that the oddsmakers expect a low-scoring affair.
Public Betting Data:
The public betting data for this game shows that the majority of bettors are backing UAB to cover the spread. As of this writing, 62% of the bets have been placed on UAB to cover the 2-point spread.
While UAB has been strong this season, Florida Atlantic has been dominant, with an impressive record of 30-3. The Owls have been strong on both ends of the court and have shown that they can compete with the best teams in the country. We expect Florida Atlantic to come out on top in this game, with a final score of 70-68.
Pick: FAU +2