Louisiana Vs Troy: College Basketball Betting Preview, Tips And Picks – January 22, 2022

Written By PlayPicks Staff on January 24, 2022

The Troy Trojans (13-5, 4-1 Sun Belt) will try to build on a three-game winning run when visiting the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns (8-8, 3-3 Sun Belt) on Saturday, January 22, 2022 at Cajundome. This matchup is at 8:00 PM ET. Keep reading to find betting insights and statistics to help place a wager on the Ragin’ Cajuns’ (-194 to win on the moneyline) contest with the Trojans (+161).

The insights in what follows reflect odds as of January 22, 2022 at 7:11 PM ET. Head to the table below for the latest lines for this matchup and click here to get the best DraftKings Sportsbook deposit bonus!

Louisiana Vs Troy Betting Lines

Computer Picks

Spread Pick Troy (+4.5)
Total Pick Under (143)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.

Louisiana Vs Troy Stat Rankings

Louisiana Avg. (Rank) Troy Avg. (Rank)
71.4 (185th) Points Scored 72.2 (172nd)
70.0 (213th) Points Allowed 64.4 (70th)
40.1 (25th) Rebounds 37.9 (86th)
12.8 (25th) Off. Rebounds 11.0 (117th)
7.6 (175th) 3pt Made 8.0 (140th)
12.6 (239th) Assists 15.6 (62nd)
15.3 (18th) Turnovers 15.4 (14th)

Louisiana Vs Troy Betting Trends

  • Louisiana has 10 wins in 16 games against the spread (ATS) this year.
  • The Ragin’ Cajuns have an ATS record of 3-1 as 4.5-point favorites or greater.
  • Louisiana has seen six of its 16 games go over the point total.
  • Louisiana’s games have had more than 143 points scored on eight occasions this year.
  • The over/under in this game is 143 points, 0.5 higher than the average total in Ragin’ Cajuns games this season.
  • Troy has seven wins in 18 games against the spread this season.
  • The Trojans are 4-2-1 as 4.5-point underdogs or more.
  • This year, seven of Troy’s 18 games have hit the over.
  • Troy games have had over 143 points four times this year.
  • The over/under for this game is 7.1 points higher than the average scoring total for Trojans games (135.9).

Louisiana Impact Players

  • Jordan Brown paces the Ragin’ Cajuns with 15.0 points per game and 9.2 rebounds, while also posting 1.2 assists.
  • Kobe Julien posts 10.8 points, 3.2 rebounds and 1.3 assists per contest, shooting 39.0% from the field and 35.2% from beyond the arc with 1.6 made 3-pointers per contest.
  • Theo Akwuba is averaging 10.6 points, 0.3 assists and 8.8 rebounds per contest.
  • Doudou Gueye puts up 5.8 points, 6.1 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game. Defensively, he puts up 0.6 steals and 0.1 blocked shots.
  • Greg Williams Jr. is putting up 7.0 points, 2.1 assists and 2.4 rebounds per game.

Troy Impact Players

  • Duke Deen is the Trojans’ top assist man (3.4 per game), and he puts up 10.0 points and 2.8 rebounds.
  • Xavier Williams is the Trojans’ top rebounder (6.9 per game), and he produces 8.7 points and 1.3 assists.
  • Efe Odigie is the Trojans’ top scorer (11.2 points per game) and assist man (1.3), and contributes 5.8 rebounds.
  • Desmond Williams gives the Trojans 7.8 points, 2.4 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game. He also puts up 1.5 steals and 0.1 blocked shots.
  • Khalyl Waters is putting up 6.9 points, 2.5 rebounds and 0.7 assists per game, making 45.1% of his shots from the floor.
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