Memphis Tigers vs. UCF Knights January 5, 2021 Betting Preview: Predictions, Computer Picks, Odds, Line, Spread and Trends – POSTPONED

Written by on January 8, 2021

The UCF Knights (3-3) host the Memphis Tigers (6-4) as 1-point favorites after Darius Perry scored 23 points in the Knights 68-61 loss to South Florida. The game airs on ESPU at 9:00 PM ET on Tuesday, January 5, 2021. The over/under is set at 136.5 for the matchup.

Betting Information

Memphis vs UCF Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Memphis -1 -109 -112 136.5 -109 -112 -115 -106

Computer Picks

Computer picks for Memphis vs UCF
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
UCF (+1) Under (136.5) UCF 70 Memphis 66

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Total Facts

  • In 15 of 10 games (150%) this year, the Tigers and their opponents have combined for this matchup’s over/under of 136.5 points.
  • UCF has combined with its opponents to score at least 136.5 points in three of six opportunities (50%) this year.
  • The two teams average a combined 1.8 more points per game (138.3) than this game’s over/under of 136.5 points.
  • Opponents of these teams have averaged a combined 132.4 points per game, 4.1 fewer than the over/under for this game.
  • The Tigers average point total in matchups this year is 136.2, 0.3 points less than the over/under in this game.
  • Knights games this season have averaged a total of 134.5 points, 2.0 less than the point total in this matchup.

Scoring Betting Tips

  • The Tigers score just 3.8 more points per game (72.1) than the Knights give up (68.3).
  • Memphis is 2-0 against the spread and 5-2 overall when scoring more than 68.3 points.
  • UCF has a 1-1 record against the spread and a 1-1 record overall when giving up more than 72.1 points.
  • The Knights score an average of 66.2 points per game, only 2.1 more points than the 64.1 the Tigers allow to opponents.
  • UCF is 2-0 against the spread and 2-0 overall when it scores more than 64.1 points.
  • Memphis is 0-4 against the spread and 2-3 overall when it gives up more than 66.2 points.
  • The Tigers have put up a total of 80 more points than their opponents this year (an average of eight per game), while the Knights have been out-scored by opponents on average this year (by 13 total points, -2.1 per game).

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Memphis Betting Information

  • Memphis has covered in just two of nine matchups this season.
  • The Tigers have posted a losing record of 2-7 against the spread when the spread is -1 or higher.
  • Memphis has more often than not combined with its adversaries to fall short of the over, doing so 1 times in 9 contests (11.1%).

UCF Betting Information

  • UCF has covered the spread in half of its contests, going 3-3 ATS.
  • When they play as at least 1-point underdogs, the Knights have a record ATS of 1-0.
  • In most of UCF’s games this season, the teams have not hit the over (2 out of 6 games, 33.3%).

Head to Head

Memphis vs UCF (Last 3 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/29/2020 Memphis -2 139 -137 113 Regular Season 59-57 MEM
2/16/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 79-72 UCF
1/27/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 77-57 MEM

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Memphis Leaders

  • The Tigers scoring leader is Landers Nolley II, who averages 13.3 per contest to go with 2.5 rebounds and 1.6 assists.
  • Moussa Cisse leads the Tigers in rebounding, averaging 7.8 per game, while Alex Lomax leads the team in assists, distributing an average of 4.0 in each contest.
  • Nolley contributes the most three-point shooting production for the Tigers. He knocks down 2.5 threes per game.
  • Lomax and Cisse lead Memphis on the defensive end, with Lomax leading the team in steals averaging 1.9 per game and Cisse in blocks averaging 1.9 per contest.

UCF Leaders

  • Dre Fuller Jr. puts up 5.8 rebounds and 3.2 assists per game, placing him at the top of the Knights’ rebound and assists leaderboards.
  • Brandon Mahan counts for 17.5 points per game, making him the top scorer on UCF’s team.
  • Darin Green Jr. connects on more threes per game than any other member of the Knights, knocking down shots from deep at a clip of 2.3 per game.
  • The Knights’ leader in steals is Isaiah Adams with 2.0 per game, and C.J. Walker is their leader in blocks with 1.8 per game.
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