The Bethune-Cookman Wildcats (2-1) hit the court against the Charleston Southern Buccaneers (2-2) at 7:00 PM ET on Monday, November 20, 2023 on YT.
The Wildcats are currently slim 2-point favorites over the Buccaneers. A 142.5-point total is set for the matchup.
Bethune-Cookman vs. Charleston Southern Odds
Point Spread for Bethune-Cookman vs. Charleston Southern
The spread for this matchup is set at 2 points, with oddsmakers listing Bethune-Cookman as the favorite.
Bethune-Cookman vs. Charleston Southern Moneyline
As for the moneyline, Bethune-Cookman has -130 odds to pick up the win, while Charleston Southern is listed at +110 to claim victory.
Bethune-Cookman vs. Charleston Southern Over/Under
Finally, the total for the game is set at 142.5 points.
Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Monday, November 20, 2023
- Game Time: 7:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: YT
- Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
- Arena: Moore Gymnasium
Bethune-Cookman vs. Charleston Southern Betting Trends
Bethune-Cookman had 16 wins in 32 games against the spread last year. The Wildcats were favored on the moneyline seven total times last season. They finished 5-2 in those games. There were 18 Bethune-Cookman games (out of 32) that went over the total last season.
Charleston Southern’s record against the spread last year was 14-15-0. The Buccaneers were underdogs in 24 games last season and won five (20.8%) of those contests. Out of 31 Charleston Southern games last year, 16 hit the over.
Bethune-Cookman vs. Charleston Southern Key Players to Watch
Marcus Garrett was tops on the Wildcats at 2.8 assists per game last season, while also putting up 5.4 rebounds and 13.5 points. Kevin Davis was tops on the Wildcats at 6.3 rebounds per contest last year, while also posting 1.3 assists and 11.3 points. Joe French posted 9.8 points, 1.8 rebounds and 0.7 assists per game last season. Defensively, he delivered 0.4 steals and 0.0 blocked shots.
Claudell Harris Jr. put up 17.4 points per game last season to go with 3.9 rebounds and 2.3 assists. Tyeree Bryan averaged 5.5 boards per game and R.J. Johnson dished out 3.1 assists per game. Tahlik Chavez knocked down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 2.5 per contest a season ago. Harris Jr. averaged 0.9 steals per game, while RJ Duhart collected 0.8 blocks per contest.
What you need to know about the Bethune-Cookman Wildcats
On offense, the Wildcats were the 274th-ranked team in the country (67.9 points per game) last year. On defense, they were 311th (75.0 points conceded per game). On the boards, Bethune-Cookman was 305th in college basketball in rebounds (30.2 per game) last season. It was 20th-worst in rebounds allowed (35.4 per game).
The Wildcats put up 75.7 points per game at home last season. Away from home, they averaged 62.2 points per contest. With 6.8 made 3-pointers per game and shooting 36.1% from downtown last season, Bethune-Cookman was 245th and 76th in the country, respectively, in those categories. Giving up 7.3 3-pointers per game and conceding 35.5% from downtown last season, Bethune-Cookman was 200th and 281st in the nation, respectively, in those categories.
What you need to know about the Charleston Southern Buccaneers
Offensively, the Buccaneers averaged 72.6 points per game (155th-ranked in college basketball) last season. They surrendered 74.4 points per contest on defense (299th-ranked). The Buccaneers averaged 32.5 boards per game (195th-ranked in college basketball). They gave up 32.0 rebounds per contest (171st-ranked).
At home, the Buccaneers averaged 79.7 points per game last season. Away, they averaged 66.5. Charleston Southern drained 8.5 treys per game (69th-ranked in college basketball) last year, while putting up a 33.8% three-point percentage (196th-ranked). The Buccaneers surrendered 7.9 threes per game (273rd-ranked in college basketball) last season, while allowing a 36.0% three-point percentage (301st-ranked).
Bethune-Cookman vs. Charleston Southern Prediction & Pick
Our prediction to win this matchup is Charleston Southern, and we predict that Charleston Southern will cover the spread (Bethune-Cookman -2). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 142.5 points.
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