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USC Upstate Spartans vs Florida Gulf Coast Eagles in college hoops odds

Florida Gulf Coast EaglesUSC Upstate Spartans
March 1, 8:30 PM | Mercer University Center

Florida Gulf Coast Eagles vs USC Upstate Spartans Odds

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The visiting Eagles hope to send their backers to the pay window on Thursday as they look to cover the spread at Mercer University Center against the USC Upstate Spartans.

This is a conference playoff game in the Atlantic Sun Tournament. This matchup is a neutral-site affair being played at Mercer University Center.

USC Upstate will face the 13-16 Eagles, who own a 0-0 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Spartans are 1-0 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Eagles are 0-0 favoring the OVER.

View Florida Gulf Coast vs USC Upstate Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
If you're backing the visitors in this one, you'll find the Eagles listed as 6-point underdogs

Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 147-rated Spartans and the No. 200-ranked Eagles, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 75-71 result in favor of the Spartans.

How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature USC Upstate's No. 69-rated squad against Florida Gulf Coast's No. 135-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, USC Upstate rates No. 173 in the country with 6.2 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 44 nationally with 7.8 per match.

Defensively, Florida Gulf Coast features the nation's No. 235-rated defense on the road, allowing 72.3 points per game. USC Upstate, meanwhile, comes in at No. 110 nationally in scoring at home.

In their last action, Florida Gulf Coast was an 84-71 loser on the road against East Tennessee State. Bernard Thompson scored 14 points in a futile effort to lead the Eagles to a win (they lost 84-71 to East Tennessee State at ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center on Saturday).

USC Upstate was a 90-72 winner in its last match at home against Stetson. USC Upstate earned a 90-72 victory over Stetson on Saturday, getting 20 points from Torrey Craig at G. B. Hodge Center.