Planning on watching today’s Tigers and Lumberjacks game? Catch the action at J. Lawrence Walkup Skydome in Flagstaff, AZ, as the Lumberjacks hosts this showdown at 4:00 ET on ESPN+. The odds for this non-conference game currently have the Lumberjacks as the betting favorite with the over/under line sitting at 143 points.
Pacific’s performance against the spread has them coming into today’s game with an ATS record of 1-7. Over the course of the team’s last five games, their record against the spread is 0-5.
Coming into today’s game, Pacific has an overall record of 4-4. Over their previous three road games including last year, Pacific has gone 1-2 on the road.
In their most recent game, the Tigers’ offense tallied 69 points, consistent with their ongoing season average of 67.6 points per game. The team’s top scorer is Judson Martindale, who enters today’s matchup with an average of 10.6, while Donovan Williams also carries a PPG average of 10.5 into the game.
At present, the Tigers’ defense is nationally ranked 165th, allowing 74.5 points per game. So far, the Pacific defense is giving up an average of 7.9 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 13.5 times per game (515th).
ATS, Northern Arizona has put together a mark of 4-3 so far this year. Over the team’s last five games, their record vs. the spread sits at 2-3.
As of today’s matchup, the Lumberjacks carry a 2-5 record, following their recent loss to UC Santa Barbara (70-59). This season, all of the Lumberjacks’ games have taken place on the road.
In their most recent game, the Northern Arizona offense put up just 59 points vs. the UC Santa Barbara Gauchos. Overall, they are now averaging 62 points per game which is 431st in the country. Trenton McLaughlin is the current leading scorer for the team, with an average of 12.9 as they approach today’s matchup. In addition, Jayden Jackson brings a PPG average of 11.3 into the game.
At present, the Lumberjacks’ defense is nationally ranked 178th, allowing 75.7 points per game. Northern Arizona’s three-point defense is currently 33rd in the country at 5.1 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 46.7% of their shots vs. Northern Arizona.
How to Bet Northern Arizona vs. Pacific in Arizona
Not only do we have the Lumberjacks winning this one by a score of 79-65, but we see them covering the spread. Our pick is to grab the Lumberjacks at -4.5. As for the over/under, the the line is currently at 143, and our model projects the Tigers and Lumberjacks to reach a combined total of 144 points. Our bet is on taking the over.
- ArizonaSharp ATS Prediction: Northern Arizona -4.5
- ArizonaSharp OU Predict: Over 143