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NCAA Basketball Odds: Mercer Bears vs Western Carolina Catamounts

The Western Carolina Catamounts will be trying to slam the Mercer Bears on Wednesday when the teams tip off at Ramsey Center in college betting odds action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

College basketball betting odds makers at BetOnline opened the Western Carolina Catamounts as 8.5-point underdogs in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over/under total line at sportsbooks such as Bovada.

Mercer Bears vs Western Carolina Catamounts Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

This college basketball season, the Western Carolina Catamounts are 6-9 overall and 6-5-1 ATS, while the Mercer Bears are 7-8 and 4-5-1 ATS. As for the betting totals, Western Carolina boasts a 9-3 on the OU, and Mercer is 6-4.

According to new college basketball power rankings here at Odds Shark, it's the No. 275-ranked Western Carolina Catamounts and the No. 191-rated Mercer Bears in this matchup.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Bears endured a 74-71 loss at the hands of the Paladins on Saturday, despite a 22-point effort from Desmond Ringer at Timmons Arena.

Matt Halvorsen scored 21 points in a futile effort to lead the Catamounts to a win (they lost 85-71 to Samford at Pete Hanna Center on Saturday).

Betting Trends
  • Western Carolina is 8-17 SU in its last 25 games
  • Western Carolina is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
  • Western Carolina is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Mercer
  • Western Carolina is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Mercer

Next Betting Matchups

Mercer home to Samford, Saturday, January 13th
Western Carolina at UNC Greensboro, Saturday, January 13th