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Charleston Southern Buccaneers vs Winthrop Eagles Odds
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Winthrop and Charleston Southern on Wednesday, with the host Eagles trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
The Eagles currently sports a 10-13 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 1-0 ATS. The Buccaneers are 13-8 and 0-0 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Eagles produce a 0-1 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Buccaneers have gone 0-0 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Eagles sit at No. 190 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Buccaneers sit at No. 87 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Buccaneers will win this game 75-65.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Buccaneers rank No. 28 in NCAA Division 1 with 38.9 per game. That compares with Winthrop’s No. 244 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Winthrop is college basketball's No. 159-ranked team at 6.2 per game, while the Buccaneers rate No. 1 with 9.5 per game.
Defensively, Charleston Southern features the nation's No. 115-rated defense on the road, allowing 66.8 points per game. Winthrop, meanwhile, comes in at No. 318 nationally in scoring at home.
Charleston Southern was an 86-68 winner in its last match at home against Campbell. Charleston Southern got 20 points from Saah Nimley en route to an 86-68 victory over Campbell on Saturday at CSU Field House.
Winthrop was a 62-56 loser in their most recent outing at home against Longwood. Gideon Gamble scored 18 points in a futile effort to lead the Eagles to a win (they lost 62-56 to Longwood at Winthrop Coliseum on Saturday).
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