The TCU Horned Frogs (2-0) clash with the Air Force Falcons (2-1) at Ed & Rae Schollmaier Arena. The game starts at 9 p.m. ET on Monday, November 18, 2019.
Air Force Falcons at TCU Horned Frogs ATS Prediction
The Falcons will be looking for similar success after beating the Army West Point Black Knights in their last matchup, 69-57. The Falcons had a much better free throw rate (0.250 vs. 0.069) and had a better offensive rebounding percentage (11.1 vs. 7.7). Air Force was lifted by Ryan Swan, who had 10 points and 10 rebounds.
In the Horned Frogs’ previous matchup, they won big over the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns, 98-65. The Horned Frogs had a much better turnover percentage (14.8 vs. 24.1) and had a much better offensive rebounding percentage (38.9 vs. 24.3). Desmond Bane was the game’s leading scorer with 25 points on 9-for-16 shooting from the field.
TCU may have trouble getting to the charity stripe in this contest. Dating back to the 2018-19 season, the Horned Frogs rank 257th in the nation with a free throw attempt (FTA) rate of 0.210, while Air Force ranks 57th in FTA rate allowed (0.194).
Air Force at TCU Odds Pick
Basketball Pick: ATS Winner – Air Force
TCU ranks 29th in blocks per game (4.6) while Air Force ranks 266th (1.9).
The Horned Frogs average 16.5 assists per game, which ranks 16th in the NCAA. The Falcons rank 204th in assists allowed per game (13.7).
TCU ranks 81st in steals per game (7.1) while Air Force ranks 264th (4.9).
The Horned Frogs rank 125th in three pointers allowed per game (21.6) while the Falcons rank 299th (26.1).
TCU ranks 123rd in rebounds per game (36.4) while Air Force ranks 256th (33.7).