Charlotte 49ers vs Saint Joseph's Hawks Odds
Saint Joseph's will look to improve on its 19-12 record on Tuesday when they host Charlotte in NCAAB odds action at Hagan Arena.
It's a game in the Atlantic 10 Tournament, which will decide the conference title, not to mention deciding which teams make the Field of 68.
The Hawks bring a 19-12 record (18-10 ATS) to this tilt against the 13-16 49ers, who are 11-9-3 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Saint Joseph's go 13-14 so far and the 49ers go 13-10.
On the opening NCAAB line for this matchup, Saint Joseph's sat as 10-point favorites.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Hawks - 49ers odds would favor the Hawks if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Saint Joseph's is rated No. 56 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Charlotte is at No. 137. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 73-68 win for the Hawks.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Saint Joseph's's No. 78-ranked offense, averaging 72 PPG, against a 49ers defense that ranks No. 219 at 68.5 PPG. The Hawks field goal percentage has averaged 47% so far, more than the 49ers marksmen have achieved on the year, 41.2% per game.
Defensively, Charlotte features the nation's No. 112-rated defense on the road, allowing 67.8 points per game. Saint Joseph's, meanwhile, comes in at No. 184 nationally in scoring at home.
Charlotte lost its last outing, a 72-63 result against Xavier on March 3. They covered in that game as a 10.5-point underdog. Chris Braswell went off for 28 points and added 9 rebounds but it wasn't enough as Xavier handed Charlotte a 72-63 defeat at Cintas Center.
In their last action, Saint Joseph's was a 98-93 loser on the road against St. Bonaventure. They failed to cover the 3.5-point spread as underdogs. The Hawks got 20 points from Carl Jones, but it was St. Bonaventure that prevailed in a 98-93 final on Wednesday at Reilly Center.
Charlotte 49ers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
After playing Xavier are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
Saint Joseph's Hawks Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
After playing St. Bonaventure are 5-5
After a loss are 8-2
A few 49ers at Hawks trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Charlotte's last 6 games on the road
Charlotte is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Saint Joseph's last 5 games
Saint Joseph's is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Saint Joseph's last 5 games when playing Charlotte
Saint Joseph's is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games