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College of Charleston Cougars vs Davidson Wildcats Odds
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for College of Charleston when they take on the Davidson Wildcats on Saturday in college hoops betting action.
Supporters of the Cougars have watched them go 12-6 and 7-7 ATS on the year, while the Wildcats are at 10-7 and 7-8-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Wildcats are 5-10, while the Cougars have a 4-6 mark.
Bettors looking to side with Davidson in this one found them as 10-point favorites earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 142-ranked Wildcats and the No. 123-rated Cougars in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 71-67 win for the Wildcats on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Davidson's No. 254-rated squad against College of Charleston's No. 99-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Davidson rates No. 40 in the country with 7.9 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 164 nationally with 6.2 per match.
Defensively, College of Charleston features the nation's No. 26-rated defense on the road, allowing 60.7 points per game. Davidson, meanwhile, comes in at No. 112 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for College of Charleston, they were a 51-47 loser as they battled Georgia Southern on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 5-point favorite. The Cougars endured a 51-47 loss at the hands of the Eagles on Thursday, despite a 15-point effort from Andrew Lawrence at Hanner Fieldhouse.
Davidson was a 70-38 winner in their most recent outing at home against The Citadel. They covered the 25.5-point spread as favorites. The battle between the Wildcats and Bulldogs didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as The Citadel was handed a 70-38 defeat on Thursday at Belk Arena.
College of Charleston Cougars Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing The Citadel are 10-0
After playing Georgia Southern are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4
Davidson Wildcats Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Western Carolina are 7-3
After playing The Citadel are 6-4
After a win are 3-7
A few Cougars at Wildcats trends to consider:
College of Charleston is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of College of Charleston's last 6 games when playing on the road against Davidson
College of Charleston is 2-4-1 ATS in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Davidson
College of Charleston is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games when playing on the road against Davidson
Davidson is 11-1 SU in its last 12 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Davidson's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Davidson's last 5 games when playing College of Charleston
Davidson is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against College of Charleston
College of Charleston at The Citadel, Thursday, January 24
Davidson at Western Carolina, Thursday, January 24