USC Upstate Spartans home to East Tennessee State Buccaneers in NCAA Basketball betting action
East Tennessee State Buccaneers vs USC Upstate Spartans Odds
G. B. Hodge Center features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host USC Upstate Spartans and the visiting East Tennessee State Buccaneers in college hoops action on Monday.
The Spartans are 11-10 so far on the season, and 0-0 ATS vs. the number. The Buccaneers, meanwhile, are 6-15 and 1-2 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen USC Upstate go 0-0 and the Buccaneers go 1-2 on the totals.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Spartans sit at No. 120 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Buccaneers sit at No. 330 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Spartans will win this game 73-58.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Buccaneers rank No. 324 in NCAA Division 1 with 30.5 per game. That compares with USC Upstate’s No. 112 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where USC Upstate is college basketball's No. 117-ranked team at 6.7 per game, while the Buccaneers rate No. 128 with 6.6 per game.
Defensively, East Tennessee State features the nation's No. 127-rated defense on the road, allowing 67.5 points per game. USC Upstate, meanwhile, comes in at No. 77 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, East Tennessee State was an 89-75 winner at home against North Florida. The Buccaneers got a terrific 25-point effort from Hunter Harris as East Tennessee State defeated North Floridan 89-75 on Saturday at ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
USC Upstate won its last outing, a 79-64 result against Jacksonville on January 26. The Spartans grabbed a 79-64 win over the Dolphins on Saturday, behind a 24-point effort from Ty Greene at G. B. Hodge Center.
East Tennessee State home to Northern Kentucky, Thursday, January 31
USC Upstate home to Lipscomb, Thursday, January 31