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