Florida Gulf Coast Eagles vs Stetson Hatters Odds
The Stetson Hatters will try to pay off for their supporters on Friday when they play host to the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles at Edmunds Center in NCAA basketball action.
Stetson battles the Eagles, currently sitting with a 19-9 mark (1-0 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 0-0 for the Hatters and 1-0 for the Eagles.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 237-rated Hatters and the No. 60-ranked Eagles, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 77-69 result in favor of the Eagles.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Eagles rank No. 89 in NCAA Division 1 with 36.8 per game. That compares with Stetson’s No. 170 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Stetson is college basketball's No. 60-ranked team at 7.4 per game, while the Eagles rate No. 96 with 7 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Florida Gulf Coast owns the country's No. 303-rated mark, allowing 75.6 points per game on the highway. Stetson, on the other hand, rates No. 81 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Florida Gulf Coast was an 84-74 loser on the road against Lipscomb. Florida Gulf Coast got 23 points from Bernard Thompson but lost anyway, 84-74, to Lipscomb on Saturday at Allen Arena.
Stetson won its last outing, a 62-46 result against Northern Kentucky on February 16. Stetson earned a 62-46 victory over Northern Kentucky on Saturday, getting 17 points from Adam Pegg at The Bank of Kentucky Center.
Florida Gulf Coast home to Mercer, Thursday, February 28
Stetson home to Kennesaw State, Thursday, February 28