Charleston Southern Buccaneers home to UNC Asheville Bulldogs in NCAA Basketball betting action
UNC Asheville Bulldogs vs Charleston Southern Buccaneers Odds
The Charleston Southern Buccaneers will be trying to slam the UNC Asheville Bulldogs on Wednesday when the teams tip off at CSU Field House in college betting action.
The Buccaneers are 8-6 so far on the season, and 0-0 ATS vs. the number. The Bulldogs, meanwhile, are 8-9 and 2-2 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Charleston Southern go 0-0 and the Bulldogs go 2-1 on the totals.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 51-rated Buccaneers and the No. 74-ranked Bulldogs, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 82-75 result in favor of the Buccaneers.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Charleston Southern's No. 39-ranked offense, averaging 76.4 PPG, against a Bulldogs defense that ranks No. 258 at 70.1 PPG. The Buccaneers field goal percentage has averaged 43.6% so far, less than the Bulldogs marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.7% per game.
Defensively, UNC Asheville features the nation's No. 269-rated defense on the road, allowing 74.9 points per game. Charleston Southern, meanwhile, comes in at No. 5 nationally in scoring at home.
UNC Asheville was a 79-61 winner in their most recent outing at home against Radford. The Bulldogs grabbed a 79-61 win over the Highlanders on Saturday, behind a 19-point effort from Jon Nwannunu at Kimmel Arena.
Charleston Southern was a 75-62 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Longwood. The Buccaneers grabbed a 75-62 win over the Lancers on Saturday, behind a 21-point effort from Saah Nimley at Willet Hall.
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