Charlotte 49ers vs Saint Louis Billikens Odds
Charlotte travels to Saint Louis on Saturday, hoping to boost its 18-6 record with a victory over the Billikens.
Saint Louis battles the 49ers, currently sitting with a 18-6 mark (12-7 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 8-11 for the Billikens and 10-8 for the 49ers.
Sportsbooks (including ) had the Billikens installed as 13.5-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 103 (Billikens) and the No. 83 (49ers) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 75-68 result in favor of the Billikens has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting 49ers rank No. 64 in NCAA Division 1 with 37.4 per game. That compares with Saint Louis’s No. 286 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Saint Louis is college basketball's No. 158-ranked team at 6.2 per game, while the 49ers rate No. 342 with 3.5 per game.
Defensively, Charlotte features the nation's No. 183-rated defense on the road, allowing 70.1 points per game. Saint Louis, meanwhile, comes in at No. 201 nationally in scoring at home.
Charlotte was a 71-67 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Butler. They covered the 10.5-point spread as underdogs. Pierria Henry scored 17 points leading the 49ers to a 71-67 victory over Butler at Hinkle Fieldhouse on Wednesday.
Saint Louis was a 56-46 winner in its last match on the road against Richmond. They covered the 4-point spread as favorites. Saint Louis earned a 56-46 victory over Richmond on Saturday, getting 11 points from Dwayne Evans at Robins Center.
Charlotte 49ers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Temple are 8-2
After a win are 5-5
Saint Louis Billikens Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Virginia Commonwealth are 1-1
After playing Richmond are 6-3
After a win are 9-1
A few 49ers at Billikens trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Charlotte's last 5 games on the road
Charlotte is 1-9-2 ATS in its last 12 games when playing on the road against Saint Louis
Charlotte is 1-11 SU in its last 12 games when playing on the road against Saint Louis
Saint Louis is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Saint Louis is 13-1 SU in its last 14 games at home
Saint Louis is 11-1 SU in its last 12 games when playing at home against Charlotte
Saint Louis is 8-1-1 ATS in its last 10 games when playing at home against Charlotte
Charlotte home to Temple, Sunday, February 24
Saint Louis home to Virginia Commonwealth, Tuesday, February 19