College Basketball Matchup - Winthrop Eagles Coastal Carolina Chanticleers Odds Preview
Coastal Carolina Chanticleers vs Winthrop Eagles Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Wednesday when the Winthrop Eagles try to run the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers off the court at Winthrop Coliseum in college hoops action.
The Chanticleers will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 0-0 ATS against the number this season, while the Eagles are 1-0 ATS. Coastal Carolina is 0-0 on the totals; Winthrop is 0-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Eagles sit at No. 193 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Chanticleers sit at No. 113 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Chanticleers will win this game 70-62.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Winthrop's No. 320 nationally ranked offense (60.2 points per game) against a Chanticleers defense that sits as the No. 91 at 62.6 PPG. The Eagles have been averaging 41.4% from the field, less than the Chanticleers have managed so far this season (44.8% on average).
Defensively, Coastal Carolina features the nation's No. 185-rated defense on the road, allowing 70 points per game. Winthrop, meanwhile, comes in at No. 318 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Coastal Carolina, they were a 73-59 winner as they battled Campbell at home. Coastal Carolina got 20 points from Anthony Raffa en route to a 73-59 victory over Campbell on Saturday at Kimbel Arena.
Winthrop lost its last outing, a 58-57 result against Radford on January 26. The Eagles endured a 58-57 loss at the hands of the Highlanders on Saturday, despite a 15-point effort from Andre Smith at Dedmon Center.
Coastal Carolina at Radford, Saturday, February 2
Winthrop home to Liberty, Saturday, February 2