Davidson Wildcats vs Charlotte 49ers Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
Charlotte 49ers vs Davidson Wildcats Odds
Charlotte pays a visit to Davidson on Wednesday, hoping to send the Wildcats to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Belk Arena.
The Wildcats sport records of 4-3 and 3-2-1 ATS heading into this battle, while the 49ers have 7-0 and 5-0 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 2-3 for the Wildcats and 1-4 for the 49ers.
On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, Davidson sat as 9-point favorites over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 105-ranked Wildcats and the No. 83-rated 49ers in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 81-74 win for the 49ers on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting 49ers rank No. 41 in NCAA Division 1 with 40 per game. That compares with Davidson’s No. 220 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Davidson is college basketball's No. 21-ranked team at 8.7 per game, while the 49ers rate No. 335 with 3.3 per game.
Defensively, Charlotte features the nation's No. 81-rated defense on the road, allowing 64 points per game. Davidson, meanwhile, comes in at No. 109 nationally in scoring at home.
Charlotte won its last outing, a 76-64 result against East Carolina on December 1. They covered in that game as a 6-point favorite. Chris Braswell scored 18 points leading the 49ers to a 76-64 victory over East Carolina at Dale F. Halton Arena on Saturday.
In their last action, Davidson was an 81-55 winner on the road against Chattanooga. They covered the 15-point spread as favorites. The battle between the Wildcats and Moccasins didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Chattanooga was handed an 81-55 defeat on Saturday at McKenzie Arena.
Charlotte 49ers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Central Michigan are 1-0
After playing East Carolina are 8-2
After a win are 7-3
Davidson Wildcats Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Wofford are 9-1
After playing Chattanooga are 8-2
After a win are 5-5
A few 49ers at Wildcats trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Charlotte's last 6 games on the road
Charlotte is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Davidson is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Davidson is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games
Davidson is 3-11 SU in its last 14 games when playing Charlotte
Charlotte home to Central Michigan, Saturday, December 8
Davidson home to Wofford, Saturday, December 8