Paladins vs Moccasins College Hoops Game Preview
Furman Paladins vs Chattanooga Moccasins Odds
The Chattanooga Moccasins will try to pay off for their supporters on Monday when they play host to the Paladins at McKenzie Arena in NCAAB action.
The Moccasins are 14-14 so far on the season, and 7-8 ATS vs. the number. The Paladins, meanwhile, are 20-7 and 13-7 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Chattanooga go 4-8-1 and the Paladins go 11-8-1 on the totals.
On the opening NCAAB line for this matchup, Chattanooga sat as 4.5-point underdogs.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Moccasins, most recently No. 172 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Paladins, who rate No. 108 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 77-67 victory for the Paladins.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Chattanooga's No. 101 nationally ranked offense (71.9 points per game) against a Paladins defense that sits as the No. 67 at 64.1 PPG. The Moccasins have been averaging 41.9% from the field, less than the Paladins have managed so far this season (45.3% on average).
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Furman owns the country's No. 42-rated mark, allowing 64.9 points per game on the highway. Chattanooga, on the other hand, rates No. 27 in scoring at home.
Furman was a 70-63 winner in its last match on the road against Samford. They covered the 6.5–point spread as favorites. The Paladins grabbed a 70-63 win over the Bulldogs on Saturday, behind a 23-point effort from Amu Saaka at Pete Hanna Center.
Chattanooga was a 62-53 loser in its last match on the road against Georgia Tech. They covered the 15–point spread as underdogs. The Moccasins endured a 62-53 loss at the hands of the Yellow Jackets on Wednesday, despite an 18 -point effort from Omar Wattad at Alexander Memorial Coliseum.
Furman Paladins Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Wofford are 3-7
After playing Samford are 2-2
After a win are 6-4
Chattanooga Moccasins Trends:
When playing on Monday are 8-2
Before playing Wofford are 5-5
After playing Georgia Tech are 0-1
After a loss are 4-6
A few Paladins at Moccasins trends to consider:
Furman is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Furman's last 6 games on the road
Furman is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games when playing on the road against Chattanooga
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chattanooga's last 5 games
Chattanooga is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Chattanooga is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games when playing at home against Furman
Chattanooga is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games when playing Furman
Furman home to Wofford, Saturday, February 26
Chattanooga home to Wofford, Wednesday, February 23