Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks vs. Ole Miss Rebels Betting Prediction

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The Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks (3-3) will travel to The Pavilion at Ole Miss to square off against the Ole Miss Rebels (4-2). Action gets underway at 2 p.m. ET on Saturday, December 1, 2018.

Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks at Ole Miss Rebels Betting Odds

Both teams were victorious in their last game. The Rebels beat the San Diego Toreros 93-86, while the Warhawks dismantled the Northwestern State Demons 80-52.

The Warhawks, who came into the game averaging an effective field goal percentage of 0.470, had a phenomenal mark of 0.645, while the Demons had a free throw rate of 0.125 (below their season average of 0.209). Ole Miss, meanwhile, played a nearly perfect game. They had an extraordinary free throw rate of 0.370 (above their season average of 0.320) and an effective field goal percentage of 0.676 (above their season average of 0.516). San Diego was 0.234 and 0.555, respectively, for those same stats. Ole Miss rallied around Terence Davis, who contributed 20 points and nine assists. Meanwhile, Daishon Smith led the way for Louisiana-Monroe, recording 26 points and five rebounds.

Louisiana-Monroe may struggle to create turnovers. Since last season, Ole Miss ranks 39th in the country at avoiding errors (turnover percentage of 16.6 percent), while Louisiana-Monroe has forced the 151st-most turnovers (19.4 percent).

Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks at Ole Miss Rebels Odds Pick

Basketball Prediction: SU Winner – Ole Miss, ATS Winner – Louisiana-Monroe, O/U – Under

Betting Notes (2017-Present):

  • Ole Miss ranks 56th in blocks per game (4.2) while Louisiana-Monroe ranks 291st (1.6).
  • The Warhawks rank 158th in assists per game (13.6) while the Rebels rank 306th in assists allowed per game (16.1).
  • Louisiana-Monroe ranks 43rd in steals allowed per game (5.3) while Ole Miss ranks 76th (5.6).
  • The Rebels rank 86th in three pointers attempted per game (23.9) while the Warhawks rank 263rd in three pointers allowed per game (24.0).
  • Ole Miss ranks 89th in rebounds per game (37.3) while Louisiana-Monroe ranks 240th (34.0).