NCAA Basketball Game Preview - Catamounts underdogs vs Moccasins at Chattanooga
|Western Carolina Catamounts||Chattanooga Moccasins|
|13-11||February 14, 2014, 07:00 | McKenzie Arena||15-11|
A key college battle sees the visiting Western Carolina Catamounts travelling to Chattanooga Friday to take on the Moccasins.
The Moccasins bring a 15-11 record (10-8-2 ATS) to this tilt against the 13-11 Catamounts, who are 6-12 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Chattanooga go 8-10 so far and the Catamounts go 6-11.
It's a betting matchup between the No. 68-rated Moccasins and the No. 23-ranked Catamounts, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark.
In their last action, Western Carolina was an 83-75 winner at home against Furman. They failed to cover the 13-point spread as favorites. Trey Sumler scored 24 points leading the Catamounts to an 83-75 victory over Furman at Ramsey Center on Monday.
Chattanooga was a 92-85 loser in its last match on the road against Samford. They failed to cover the 1.5-point spread as favorites. The Moccasins endured a 92-85 loss at the hands of the Bulldogs on Saturday, despite a 21-point effort from Gee McGhee at Pete Hanna Center.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Catamounts rank No. 112 in NCAA Division 1 with 35.96 per game. That compares with Chattanooga’s No. 86 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Chattanooga is college basketball's No. 99-ranked team at 6.62 per game, while the Catamounts rate No. 32 with 7.92 per game.
Western Carolina at UNC Greensboro, Sunday, February 16th
Chattanooga at Georgia Southern, Thursday, February 20th