Charlotte 49ers vs Kennesaw State Owls Odds
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Charlotte when they take on the Kennesaw State Owls on Sunday in college hoops betting action.
The Owls sport records of 1-7 and 0-0 ATS heading into this battle, while the 49ers have 9-1 and 6-2 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 0-0 for the Owls and 3-4 for the 49ers.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Owls - 49ers odds would favor the 49ers if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Kennesaw State is rated No. 339 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Charlotte is at No. 67. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 72-57 win for the 49ers.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Kennesaw State has the nation's No. 296-rated offensive output, at 60.8 PPG. The visiting 49ers defense ranks No. 97 allowing on average 61.7 PPG. The Owls FG% has averaged 40.2% so far, less than the 49ers marksmen have achieved on the year, 44% per game.
Defensively, Charlotte features the nation's No. 172-rated defense on the road, allowing 70 points per game. Kennesaw State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 344 nationally in scoring at home.
Charlotte was a 77-46 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Miami. They failed to cover the 7.5-point spread as underdogs. Charlotte was crushed on Friday, getting blown out by Miami and falling by a 77-46 score at BankUnited Center.
In their last action, Kennesaw State was a 65-63 loser on the road against Tennessee-Martin. The Owls endured a 65-63 loss at the hands of the Skyhawks on Saturday, despite a 19-point effort from Markeith Cummings at Skyhawk Arena.
Charlotte 49ers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Radford are 1-1
After playing Miami are 5-2
After a loss are 3-7
A few 49ers at Owls trends to consider:
Charlotte is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games on the road
Charlotte home to Radford, Wednesday, December 19
Kennesaw State at Notre Dame, Wednesday, December 19