NCAA hoops odds preview - Coppin State vs. Florida Atlantic
Coppin State Eagles vs Florida Atlantic Owls Odds
A key college battle sees the visiting Coppin State Eagles travelling to Florida Atlantic Saturday to take on the Owls.
Florida Atlantic battles the Eagles, currently sitting with a 0-2 mark (0-0 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 0-1 for the Owls and 0-0 for the Eagles.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Owls rated this week at No. 241 and the Eagles sitting at No. 245. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 50-46 result in favor of the Eagles.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Florida Atlantic has the nation's No. 312-rated offensive output, at 57 PPG. The visiting Eagles defense ranks No. 311 allowing on average 78 PPG. The Owls FG% has averaged 30.6% so far, more than the Eagles marksmen have achieved on the year, 29.8% per game.
Defensively, Coppin State features the nation's No. 273-rated defense on the road, allowing 78 points per game. Florida Atlantic, meanwhile, comes in at No. 299 nationally in scoring at home.
Coppin State lost its last outing, a 69-46 result against Texas on November 12. Coppin State was crushed on Monday, getting blown out by Texas and falling by a 69-46 score at Frank Erwin Center.
Last time out for Florida Atlantic, they were a 78-58 loser as they battled Mississippi State on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 6-point underdog. Florida Atlantic was crushed on Tuesday, getting blown out by Mississippi State and falling by a 78-58 score at Humphrey Coliseum.
Florida Atlantic Owls Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing American are 2-1
After playing Mississippi State are 1-1
After a loss are 4-6
A few Eagles at Owls trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Florida Atlantic's last 5 games at home
Florida Atlantic is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
Florida Atlantic is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
Florida Atlantic is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Coppin State home to Cheyney, Saturday, November 24
Florida Atlantic home to American, Saturday, November 24