Where: Bud Walton Arena, Fayetteville, AR
When: Tuesday, December 3, 8:00 PM. ET.
The Arkansas Razorbacks will be going for their eighth consecutive win when they take on the Austin Peay Governors on Tuesday night.
Governors Going For Third Consecutive WinThe Governors managed to bounce back from their three-game losing streak by winning their last two games. They will be trying to keep the momentum going with a win over the Razorbacks, which will give them their third win in a row.
Austin Peay has played well offensively, averaging 82.5 points per game. The team is shooting 47 percent from the field and 33 percent from three-point range. They finished with 92 points in their last game and will pick up the win of they can duplicate the effort on Tuesday.
Terry Taylor led the way for the Governors with 25 points, eight rebounds, and four blocks. Carlos Paez finished with 17 points and two steals, while Eli Abaev added 10 points and nine rebounds for the Governors.
Austin Peay hasn’t played well defensively, giving up 75.3 points per game. They gave up 66 points in their last game and will need another solid defensive performance to give themselves a chance to win this game.
Razorbacks Trying To Stay PerfectThe Razorbacks are off to a great start, winning their first seven games, and will try to remain perfect in the early part of the season with a win over the Governors, which will give them their eighth win in a row.
For the seventh time this season, roll back the W. pic.twitter.com/xAsipZ4LSf— Arkansas Razorbacks Basketball (@RazorbackMBB) December 1, 2019
Arkansas is averaging 72.6 points per game, shooting 44 percent from the field and 26 percent from three-point range. They finished with 66 points in their last game and will need to play better if they want to avoid losing their first game of the season to the Governors.
Jimmy Whitt Jr. led the way for the Razorbacks with 24 points and nine rebounds. Desi Sills finished with 17 points and four rebounds, while Isaiah Joe added 10 points and four assists for the Razorbacks.
Arkansas is one of the best defensive teams in the country, holding opponents to 51.4 points per game. They gave up 60 points in their last game and will need to continue playing well on the defensive end if they want to win their eighth game in a row on Tuesday night.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Covers.com, are: Austin Peay is:
- 1-6 ATS in their last 7 road games.
- 1-6 ATS in their last 7 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
- 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following an ATS win.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Covers.com, are: Arkansas is:
- 4-0 ATS in their last 4 home games vs. a team with a losing road record.
- 6-1 ATS in their last 7 home games.
- 8-2 ATS in their last 10 non-conference games.