Charleston Southern Buccaneers vs Coastal Carolina Chanticleers Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
Coastal Carolina Chanticleers vs Charleston Southern Buccaneers Odds
CSU Field House will host Charleston Southern Buccaneers vs. Coastal Carolina Chanticleers action on Saturday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
Charleston Southern will face the 14-13 Chanticleers, who own a 0-1 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Buccaneers are 0-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Chanticleers are 1-0 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Buccaneers at No. 64 and the Chanticleers at No. 104 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 76-73 result in favor of the Buccaneers.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Chanticleers is ranked No. 47 in NCAA hoops at 37.7 per game. Contrast that with Charleston Southern’s No. 18 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Charleston Southern is the No. 4-ranked team in the country at 9 per game, while Coastal Carolina rates No. 314 at 4.7 per game.
Defensively, Coastal Carolina features the nation's No. 160-rated defense on the road, allowing 69 points per game. Charleston Southern, meanwhile, comes in at No. 5 nationally in scoring at home.
Coastal Carolina won its last outing, a 73-54 result against Winthrop on February 27. The Chanticleers grabbed a 73-54 win over the Eagles on Wednesday, behind an 18 -point effort from Anthony Raffa at Kimbel Arena.
Charleston Southern was a 67-62 loser in its last match on the road against Gardner-Webb. Charleston Southern got 15 points from Saah Nimley but lost anyway, 67-62, to Gardner-Webb on Wednesday at Paul Porter Arena.