Marist Red Foxes vs College of Charleston Cougars Preview

College of Charleston CougarsMarist Red Foxes
Dec 31, 4:00 PM | McCann Field House

College of Charleston Cougars vs Marist Red Foxes Odds

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Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for College of Charleston when they take on the Marist Red Foxes on Monday in college hoops betting action.

The Red Foxes sit at 4-8 (3-3 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Cougars are currently 8-4 (5-3 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Marist is 1-4 OU, and College of Charleston is 1-3 OU.

View College of Charleston vs Marist Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Marist opened as 4-point underdogs in this college basketball tilt over at 5Dimes but the number may be on the move. Watch for the opening total as well at BetOnline.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 287 (Red Foxes) and the No. 140 (Cougars) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 62-55 result in favor of the Cougars has been projected by the scores prediction engine.

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How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Marist has the nation's No. 302-rated offensive output, at 60.7 PPG. The visiting Cougars defense ranks No. 80 allowing on average 61.2 PPG. The Red Foxes FG% has averaged 38.8% so far, less than the Cougars marksmen have achieved on the year, 44.1% per game.

Defensively, College of Charleston features the nation's No. 14-rated defense on the road, allowing 57.5 points per game. Marist, meanwhile, comes in at No. 256 nationally in scoring at home.

College of Charleston was a 62-50 winner in its last match on the road against Vermont. The Cougars got 21 points from Andrew Lawrence as College of Charleston ran past Vermont 62-50 on Saturday at Roy Patrick Gym.

Marist lost its last outing, a 56-46 result against Hartford on December 22. The Red Foxes got 16 points from Chavaughn Lewis, but it was Hartford that prevailed in a 56-46 final on Saturday at Reich Family Pavilion.

College of Charleston Cougars Trends:
When playing on Monday are 3-2
Before playing Furman are 6-4
After playing Vermont are 1-0
After a win are 7-3

Marist Red Foxes Trends:
When playing on Monday are 3-3
Before playing Niagara are 2-8
After playing Hartford are 0-3
After a loss are 7-3

A few Cougars at Red Foxes trends to consider:
College of Charleston is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Marist is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games at home
Marist is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games

Next up:
College of Charleston home to Furman, Saturday, January 5
Marist at Niagara, Thursday, January 3

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