Chattanooga Moccasins visit Appalachian State Mountaineers in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Chattanooga Moccasins vs Appalachian State Mountaineers Odds
Appalachian State will look to improve on its 13-15 record on Saturday when they host Chattanooga in NCAA basketball odds action at Holmes Convocation Center.
Appalachian State will face the 13-17 Moccasins, who own a 13-11-2 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Mountaineers are 7-14 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Moccasins are 13-8-1 favoring the OVER.
On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, Appalachian State sat as 5-point favorites over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 221-rated Chattanooga taking on the No. 240-rated Mountaineers in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 71-69 win for the Mountaineers on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Moccasins rank No. 40 in NCAA Division 1 with 38.1 per game. That compares with Appalachian State’s No. 121 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Appalachian State is college basketball's No. 141-ranked team at 6.4 per game, while the Moccasins rate No. 267 with 5.3 per game.
Defensively, Chattanooga features the nation's No. 238-rated defense on the road, allowing 72.2 points per game. Appalachian State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 119 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Chattanooga was an 81-72 winner on the road against Western Carolina. They covered the 8-point spread as underdogs. Chattanooga got 25 points and 14 rebounds from Z. Mason en route to an 81-72 victory over Western Carolina on Thursday at Ramsey Center.
In their last action, Appalachian State was a 70-67 winner at home against Samford. They failed to cover the 3.5-point spread as favorites. Appalachian State got 18 points from Jamaal Trice en route to a 70-67 victory over Samford on Thursday at Holmes Convocation Center.
Chattanooga Moccasins Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
After playing Western Carolina are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
Appalachian State Mountaineers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
After playing Samford are 4-5
After a win are 5-5
A few Moccasins at Mountaineers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chattanooga's last 6 games when playing on the road against Appalachian State
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chattanooga's last 6 games on the road
Chattanooga is 2-4-1 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Chattanooga is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Appalachian State
Appalachian State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Chattanooga
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Appalachian State's last 6 games when playing at home against Chattanooga
Appalachian State is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Appalachian State's last 11 games