Planning on watching today's Lions and Horned Frogs game? Catch the action at Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena in Fort Worth, TX, as the Horned Frogs hosts this showdown at 4:00 ET on ESPN+. The odds for this non-conference game currently have the Horned Frogs as the betting favorite with the over/under line sitting at 150 points.

TEXAS A&M-COMMERCE LIONS VS TCU HORNED FROGS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Texas A&M-Commerce Lions +24

This game will be played at Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena at 4:00 ET on Monday, January 1st.

WHY BET THE TEXAS A&M-COMMERCE LIONS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 79-66 in favor of the Horned Frogs.
  • Even though we have TCU winning straight-up, we like Texas A&M-Commerce at +24.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 150 points, and we like the under with a projected 145 points.

Can Texas A&M-Commerce Stun the Crowd at Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena?

Heading into their 13th game of the season, Texas A&M-Commerce currently sits at .500 with a 6-6 overall record. In their previous ten road games, which includes last year, Texas A&M-Commerce has a road record of 3-7. Texas A&M-Commerce has a subpar ATS performance, sitting below .500 at 4-5. In their last ten games, Texas A&M-Commerce is 1-2 ATS.

Up to this point, games involving Texas A&M-Commerce have had an average of 144.2 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 143.1 points. Their over/under record is 3-6-0. The Lions have seen their last five games conclude with a collective average of 159 points per game and an over/under record of 1-2.

In their latest game, Texas A&M-Commerce offense put up 101 points against Northern Colorado. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 43.8% and made 16 threes. Jerome Brewer Jr. is currently the leading scorer for the team, entering today's matchup with an average of 14.6. Meanwhile, Kalen Williams also brings a PPG average of 14.2 into the game.

On the defensive side, Texas A&M-Commerce is currently hovering around the NCAA's average for points allowed, conceding an average of 73.5 points per game. So far, the Texas A&M-Commerce defense is giving up an average of 8.9 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 11.9 times per game (543rd).

Is a Home Win Possible for TCU?

The Texas A&M-Commerce Lions enter their game against Texas A&M-Commerce with a 10-2 overall record. On the road, the Horned Frogs are undefeated at 4-0, while they have a 6-2 record at home. As of today, TCU holds a 6-6 ATS record. In their last ten games this season, TCU has gone 3-2 vs. the spread.

TCU's games have, on average, featured 155 points per game leading to an over/under record of 6-6-0. Their average over/under line is currently 151.2 points so far. Looking at the Horned Frogs' last three games, their over/under record is 2-1 with their games averaging 158 points per game.

Compared to their season average of 86.5 points per game, TCU struggled in their previous game. Against Hawaii, the Horned Frogs scored 65 points while finishing with a field goal percentage of 45.5%. Emanuel Miller is the current leading scorer for the team, with an average of 16.5 as they approach today's matchup. In addition, Jameer Nelson Jr. brings a PPG average of 11.5 into the game.

So far, the Horned Frogs' defense is ranked 101st in the country at 68.5 points per contest. The TCU defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 51 points and allowed Hawaii to connect on 7 threes.