The No. 2 seed Charleston (SC) Cougars (28-3, 16-2 CAA) and the No. 10 seed Stony Brook Seawolves (11-21, 6-12 CAA) play in the CAA Tournament Sunday at St. Elizabeths East Entertainment and Sports Arena. Gametime is at 6:00 PM.
The Cougars are currently enormous 19.5-point favorites over the Seawolves. The point total for the game is 145.5.
Charleston (SC) vs. Stony Brook Odds
Point Spread for Charleston (SC) vs. Stony Brook
The spread for this matchup is set at 19.5 points, with bookmakers listing Charleston (SC) as the favorite.
Charleston (SC) vs. Stony Brook Moneyline
As for the moneyline, Charleston (SC) has -3987 odds to pick up the win, while Stony Brook is listed at +1408 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 145.5 points.
Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Sunday, March 5, 2023
- Game Time: 6:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: FloSports
- Location: Washington D.C.
- Arena: St. Elizabeths East Entertainment and Sports Arena
Charleston (SC) vs. Stony Brook Betting Trends
Charleston (SC) has 17 wins against the spread in 30 games this year. The Cougars have been favorites in 27 games this season and have come away with the win 25 times (92.6%) in those contests. Charleston (SC)’s games this year have gone over the point total 13 times in 30 opportunities (43.3%).
Stony Brook has played 30 games, with 17 wins, against the spread. The Seawolves have won seven of the 25 games they were the underdog on the moneyline this season (28%). Stony Brook’s games this season have hit the over on nine of 30 set point totals (30%).
Charleston (SC) vs. Stony Brook Key Players to Watch
Ryan Larson leads his squad in assists per game (4.3), and also posts 10.1 points and 3.4 rebounds. Defensively, he posts 1.5 steals and 0.1 blocked shots. Ante Brzovic paces his team in rebounds per game (5.7), and also averages 11.1 points and 0.9 assists. Defensively, he averages 0.7 steals and 0.5 blocked shots. Dalton Bolon leads the Cougars with 12.8 points per game and 1.3 assists, while also averaging 4.2 rebounds. Pat Robinson III averages 11.2 points, 3.2 rebounds and 1.1 assists per contest. At the other end, he posts 0.8 steals and 0.1 blocked shots.
Frankie Policelli is posting a team-high 9.4 rebounds per contest. And he is contributing 13.9 points and 1.8 assists, making 42.5% of his shots from the floor and 37.3% from 3-point range, with 2 treys per contest. Tyler Stephenson-Moore leads the Seawolves in scoring (14.5 points per game), and produces 4.9 rebounds and 2.1 assists. He also posts 0.9 steals and 0.1 blocked shots. The Seawolves get 9.5 points, 3.9 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game from Keenan Fitzmorris. The Seawolves get 7.1 points, 3.1 rebounds and 0.8 assists per game from Tanahj Pettway.
What you need to know about the Charleston (SC) Cougars
Charleston (SC) and its CAA opponents have combined to hit the over nine out of 18 times this season. The Cougars have a top-25 offense this year, ranking 13th-best in college basketball with 81.7 points per game. At the other end of the court, they rank 120th with 68 points allowed per contest. Charleston (SC) is top-25 this season in rebounding, ranking fourth-best in college basketball with 37.6 boards per game. Meanwhile, it ranks 99th with 29.8 rebounds allowed per contest.
Charleston (SC) sports a 34.2% three-point percentage this season (184th-ranked in college basketball), but it has really shined by draining 10.3 threes per contest (seventh-best). So far this season, the Cougars are ceding 6.1 three-pointers per game (41st-ranked in college basketball) and are allowing opponents to shoot 31.4% (51st-ranked) from three-point land.
The Cougars are 6-4 against the spread and 8-2 overall over their past 10 contests. In its past 10 games, Charleston (SC) has hit the over seven times. In its last 10 games, Charleston (SC) has been putting up 85.9 points per contest, an average that’s a little higher than the 81.7 it has scored over the course of the 2022-23 season. Charleston (SC)’s points-allowed average over its last 10 games (67) is one fewer point per game than the team is allowing over the entire season (68).
What you need to know about the Stony Brook Seawolves
Stony Brook has won 11 games against the spread this season in conference action, while failing to cover eight times. In 2022-23, the Seawolves are 14th-worst in the country offensively (63.5 points scored per game) and 140th on defense (68.9 points allowed). On the boards, Stony Brook is 219th in the country in rebounds (31.2 per game). It is 214th in rebounds allowed (31.6 per game).
Stony Brook is 119th in the country in 3-pointers made (7.9 per game) and 271st in 3-point percentage (32.6%). Defensively, the Seawolves are 330th in college basketball in 3-pointers allowed per game at 8.7. They are 213th in 3-point percentage conceded at 34.4%.
The Seawolves have gone 3-7 over their past 10 contests, with a 5-5 record against the spread in that span. In its past 10 contests, Stony Brook has hit the over twice. While Stony Brook is putting up 63.5 points per game in 2022-23, it has fallen short of that in its past 10 games, amassing 62.9 points per contest. While the Seawolves are allowing 68.9 points per game in 2022-23, they have been worse over their previous 10 games, allowing 70.2 points per contest.
Charleston (SC) vs. Stony Brook Prediction & Pick
Our pick to win this contest is Charleston (SC), and we project that Stony Brook will cover the spread (Charleston (SC) -19.5). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going under the posted total of 145.5 points.
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