College of Charleston Cougars take on Buccaneers in NCAA basketball test
College of Charleston Cougars vs Charleston Southern Buccaneers Odds
The Charleston Southern Buccaneers hope to be lousy hosts on Wednesday as the College of Charleston Cougars pay a visit to CSU Field House on the college basketball betting menu.
The Buccaneers bring a 1-4 record (0-0 ATS) to this tilt against the 3-2 Cougars, who are 3-2 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Charleston Southern go 0-0 so far and the Cougars go 0-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 6-rated Buccaneers and the No. 148-ranked Cougars, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 67-65 result in favor of the Cougars.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Charleston Southern's No. 183-ranked offense, averaging 67.8 PPG, against a Cougars defense that ranks No. 79 at 60.6 PPG. The Buccaneers field goal percentage has averaged 36.7% so far, less than the Cougars marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.1% per game.
Defensively, College of Charleston features the nation's No. 59-rated defense on the road, allowing 59 points per game. Charleston Southern, meanwhile, comes in at No. 73 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for College of Charleston, they were a 63-59 winner as they battled Baylor on the road. They covered in the match as a 17-point underdog. College of Charleston got 12 points from Willis Hall en route to a 63-59 victory over Baylor on Saturday at Ferrell Center.
Charleston Southern lost its last outing, a 59-46 result against Alabama on November 23. The Buccaneers endured a 59-46 loss at the hands of the Crimson Tide on Friday, despite a 10-point effort from Saah Nimley at Coleman Coliseum.
College of Charleston Cougars Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Elon are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
A few Cougars at Buccaneers trends to consider:
College of Charleston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
College of Charleston is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games when playing on the road against Charleston Southe
College of Charleston at Elon, Saturday, December 1
Charleston Southern home to Barber Scotia, Saturday, December 1