Coastal Carolina Chanticleers face College of Charleston Cougars: NCAA basketball odds preview and stats
Coastal Carolina Chanticleers vs College of Charleston Cougars Odds
The College of Charleston Cougars host Coastal Carolina on Saturday, looking to build on their 6-4 mark against the 4-5 Chanticleers in college hoops action at TD Arena.
The Chanticleers will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 0-0 ATS against the number this season, while the Cougars are 5-3 ATS. Coastal Carolina is 0-0 on the totals; College of Charleston is 1-3.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Cougars at No. 102 and the Chanticleers at No. 137 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 71-62 result in favor of the Chanticleers.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Chanticleers is ranked No. 73 in NCAA hoops at 38.4 per game. Contrast that with College of Charleston’s No. 158 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, College of Charleston is the No. 190-ranked team in the country at 6 per game, while Coastal Carolina rates No. 307 at 4.4 per game.
Defensively, Coastal Carolina features the nation's No. 296-rated defense on the road, allowing 78.3 points per game. College of Charleston, meanwhile, comes in at No. 330 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Coastal Carolina was a 69-46 winner at home against Clemson. Coastal Carolina cruised to victory on Wednesday, running Clemson out of the gym and running up a 69-46 score at Kimbel Arena.
Last time out for College of Charleston, they were a 76-65 winner as they battled Old Dominion at home. They covered in the match as an 8-point favorite. College of Charleston got 20 points from Adjehi Baru en route to a 76-65 victory over Old Dominion on Tuesday at TD Arena.
College of Charleston Cougars Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Vermont are 1-0
After a win are 6-4
A few Chanticleers at Cougars trends to consider:
College of Charleston is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Coastal Carolina
College of Charleston is 11-1 SU in its last 12 games when playing Coastal Carolina
College of Charleston is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
College of Charleston is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
Coastal Carolina home to Greensboro, Sunday, December 30
College of Charleston at Vermont, Saturday, December 29