East Tennessee State Buccaneers take on Buccaneers in NCAA basketball test
East Tennessee State Buccaneers vs Charleston Southern Buccaneers Odds
The Charleston Southern Buccaneers hope to be lousy hosts on Tuesday as the East Tennessee State Buccaneers pay a visit to CSU Field House on the college basketball betting menu.
The Buccaneers currently sports a 1-2 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 0-0 ATS. The Buccaneers are 0-2 and 0-0 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Buccaneers produce a 0-0 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Buccaneers have gone 0-0 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 173 (Buccaneers) and the No. 190 (Buccaneers) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 77-61 result in favor of the Buccaneers has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Charleston Southern's No. 66-ranked scoring average of 78.7 PPG, against a Buccaneers defense rated No. 269 and allowing 72.5 PPG. The Buccaneers FG% has averaged 40.4% to date this season, more than the Buccaneers shooters have managed so far (39% per game).
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, East Tennessee State owns the country's No. 278-rated mark, allowing 80 points per game on the highway. Charleston Southern, on the other hand, rates No. 7 in scoring at home.
Last time out for East Tennessee State, they were a 65-62 loser as they battled Tennessee Tech at home. The Buccaneers endured a 65-62 loss at the hands of the Golden Eagles on Saturday, despite a 19-point effort from Marcus Dubose at ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
Charleston Southern was a 105-69 winner in their most recent outing at home against Hiwassee. The Buccaneers blew out Hiwassee on Thursday, running up a 20+ point victory in a 105-69 win at CSU Field House.
East Tennessee State at Georgia, Friday, November 23
Charleston Southern at Alabama, Friday, November 23