Charlotte 49ers vs Lamar Cardinals Preview
Lamar Cardinals vs Charlotte 49ers Odds
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Lamar when they take on the Charlotte 49ers on Saturday in college hoops betting action.
Supporters of the Cardinals have watched them go 0-2 and 0-2 ATS on the year, while the 49ers are at 2-0 and 1-0 ATS. In totals betting, the 49ers are 0-1, while the Cardinals have a 0-0 mark.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the 49ers rated this week at No. 174 and the Cardinals sitting at No. 24. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 76-44 result in favor of the 49ers.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Charlotte's No. 58-rated squad against Lamar's No. 146-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Charlotte rates No. 340 in the country with 2 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 323 nationally with 3 per match.
Defensively, Lamar features the nation's No. 278-rated defense on the road, allowing 79 points per game. Charlotte, meanwhile, comes in at No. 222 nationally in scoring at home.
Lamar lost its last outing, a 74-59 result against North Texas on November 13. They failed to cover in that game as a 10-point underdog. The Cardinals endured a 74-59 loss at the hands of the Mean Green on Tuesday, despite a 15-point effort from Donnell Minton at Montagne Center.
Charlotte was a 66-53 winner in its last match at home against Georgia Southern. They covered the 12.5-point spread as favorites. Charlotte got 21 points and 12 rebounds from Chris Braswell en route to a 66-53 victory over Georgia Southern on Tuesday at Dale F. Halton Arena.
Charlotte 49ers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
After playing Georgia Southern are 0-1
After a win are 5-5
A few Cardinals at 49ers trends to consider:
Charlotte is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Charlotte is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Lamar at Virginia, Monday, November 19
Charlotte at Texas State, Thursday, November 22