NCAA Basketball betting line favors Cougars over Bulldogs
Gardner-Webb Bulldogs vs College of Charleston Cougars Odds
The College of Charleston Cougars host Gardner-Webb on Saturday, looking to build on their 20-8 mark against the 17-11 Bulldogs in college hoops action at TD Arena.
College of Charleston battles the Bulldogs, currently sitting with a 17-11 mark (3-0 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 11-9 for the Cougars and 0-1 for the Bulldogs.
Bettors looking to go with the Cougars in this one found them listed as 9-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Bulldogs was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 109-rated Cougars and the No. 154-ranked Bulldogs, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 69-67 result in favor of the Bulldogs.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature College of Charleston's No. 73-rated squad against Gardner-Webb's No. 126-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, College of Charleston rates No. 183 in the country with 6 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 258 nationally with 5.3 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Gardner-Webb owns the country's No. 76-rated mark, allowing 65 points per game on the highway. College of Charleston, on the other hand, rates No. 299 in scoring at home.
Gardner-Webb was a 65-52 winner in its last match at home against Winthrop. Gardner-Webb earned a 65-52 victory over Winthrop on Tuesday, getting 18 points from Jerome Hill at Paul Porter Arena.
College of Charleston won its last outing, a 67-65 result against Western Carolina on February 20. They failed to cover in that game as a 2.5-point favorite. Trent Wiedeman scored 16 points leading the Cougars to a 67-65 victory over Western Carolina at Ramsey Center on Wednesday.
College of Charleston Cougars Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Wofford are 7-3
After playing Western Carolina are 6-4
After a win are 7-3
A few Bulldogs at Cougars trends to consider:
College of Charleston is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of College of Charleston's last 6 games
College of Charleston is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of College of Charleston's last 6 games at home
Gardner-Webb home to Charleston Southern, Wednesday, February 27
College of Charleston home to Wofford, Thursday, February 28