Boston University Terriers vs Coastal Carolina Chanticleers Odds
Coastal Carolina looks to cover the Chanticleers-Terriers pointspread on Thursday and improve its overall 2-4 mark when they host Boston University in college basketball wagering action.
The Terriers will try to spoil to the party on Thursday; they are 0-0 ATS against the number this season, while the Chanticleers are 0-0 ATS. Boston University is 0-0 on the totals; Coastal Carolina is 0-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Chanticleers at No. 137 and the Terriers at No. 143 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 71-69 result in favor of the Terriers.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Coastal Carolina has the nation's No. 110-rated offensive output, at 72 PPG. The visiting Terriers defense ranks No. 166 allowing on average 65.6 PPG. The Chanticleers FG% has averaged 43.4% so far, more than the Terriers marksmen have achieved on the year, 41.4% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Boston University owns the country's No. 151-rated mark, allowing 68.6 points per game on the highway. Coastal Carolina, on the other hand, rates No. 46 in scoring at home.
Boston University was a 74-66 winner in its last match on the road against Saint Peter's. Boston University got 21 points from Maurice Watson Jr. en route to a 74-66 victory over Saint Peter's on Saturday at Yanitelli Center.
In their last action, Coastal Carolina was a 74-44 loser on the road against Boston University. Coastal Carolina was crushed on Wednesday, getting blown out by Boston University and falling by a 74-44 score at Case Gymnasium.
Boston University at Harvard, Tuesday, December 11
Coastal Carolina home to Toccoa Falls, Thursday, December 13