Dayton Flyers vs Charlotte 49ers Odds
College hoops betting interest focuses on the Charlotte vs Dayton battle Wednesday at Dale F. Halton Arena as the 49ers look to defend home court and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
Charlotte battles the Flyers, currently sitting with a 14-12 mark (13-13 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 11-9 for the 49ers and 11-11 for the Flyers.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the 49ers as 1.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the 49ers at No. 90 and the Flyers at No. 137 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 72-69 result in favor of the Flyers.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Charlotte's No. 181-ranked offense, averaging 67.3 PPG, against a Flyers defense that ranks No. 156 at 65.7 PPG. The 49ers field goal percentage has averaged 44.7% so far, less than the Flyers marksmen have achieved on the year, 46.1% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Dayton owns the country's No. 242-rated mark, allowing 72.2 points per game on the highway. Charlotte, on the other hand, rates No. 216 in scoring at home.
Dayton lost its last outing, a 76-66 result against Massachusetts on February 23. They failed to cover in that game as a 4-point underdog. The Flyers endured a 76-66 loss at the hands of the Minutemen on Saturday, despite a 14-point effort from Vee Sanford at Mullins Center.
In their last action, Charlotte was a 71-51 loser at home against Temple. They failed to cover the 1-point spread as underdogs. Charlotte was run off the court by the Owls on Sunday as Temple routed them 71-51 at Dale F. Halton Arena.
Dayton Flyers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Richmond are 7-3
After playing Massachusetts are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
Charlotte 49ers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing St. Bonaventure are 3-6
After playing Temple are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
A few Flyers at 49ers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Dayton's last 7 games on the road
Dayton is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Dayton is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Charlotte is 13-3 SU in its last 16 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Charlotte's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Charlotte's last 5 games when playing Dayton
Charlotte is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games
Dayton home to Richmond, Saturday, March 2
Charlotte at St. Bonaventure, Saturday, March 2