Longwood Lancers vs Coastal Carolina Chanticleers Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
Coastal Carolina Chanticleers vs Longwood Lancers Odds
A key college battle sees the visiting Coastal Carolina Chanticleers travelling to Longwood Saturday to take on the Lancers.
This season, the Lancers are 3-11 overall and 2-0 ATS ATS, while the Chanticleers are 5-6 and 0-0 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Longwood boasts a 0-0 on the OU, and Coastal Carolina is 0-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Lancers sit at No. 306 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Chanticleers sit at No. 86 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Chanticleers will win this game 77-53.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Longwood's No. 221 nationally ranked offense (65.6 points per game) against a Chanticleers defense that sits as the No. 143 at 64.5 PPG. The Lancers have been averaging 42.3% from the field, less than the Chanticleers have managed so far this season (45.8% on average).
Defensively, Coastal Carolina features the nation's No. 237-rated defense on the road, allowing 73.8 points per game. Longwood, meanwhile, comes in at No. 120 nationally in scoring at home.
Coastal Carolina was an 85-65 winner in their most recent outing at home against Greensboro. The battle between the Chanticleers and Pride didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Greensboro was handed an 85-65 defeat on Sunday at Kimbel Arena.
Last time out for Longwood, they were a 79-71 loser as they battled Fairleigh Dickinson at home. Longwood got 17 points from Michael Kessens but lost anyway, 79-71, to Fairleigh Dickinson on Monday at Willet Hall.
Coastal Carolina home to Presbyterian, Wednesday, January 9
Longwood home to Campbell, Wednesday, January 9