The No. 6 seed Wofford Terriers (17-15, 8-10 SoCon) square off in the SoCon Tournament against the No. 7 seed Chattanooga Mocs (17-16, 7-11 SoCon) on Sunday at Harrah’s Cherokee Center Asheville, tipping off at 6:30 PM.
Chattanooga is a 4.5-point favorite against Wofford when the Mocs play the Terriers on Sunday. The matchup has a point total of 151.5.
Chattanooga vs. Wofford Odds
Point Spread for Chattanooga vs. Wofford
The spread for this matchup is set at 4.5 points, with bookmakers listing Chattanooga as the favorite.
Chattanooga vs. Wofford Moneyline
As for the moneyline, Chattanooga has -209 odds to pick up the win, while Wofford is listed at +173 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 151.5 points.
Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Sunday, March 5, 2023
- Game Time: 6:30 PM ET
- TV Channel: ESPNews
- Location: Asheville, North Carolina
- Arena: Harrah’s Cherokee Center Asheville
Chattanooga vs. Wofford Betting Trends
In Chattanooga’s 30 games this year, it has 13 wins against the spread. The Mocs have been favorites in 15 games this season and have come away with the win nine times (60%) in those contests. Chattanooga’s games this year have gone over the total in 15 out of 31 opportunities (48.4%).
Against the spread, Wofford is 18-13-0 this season. The Terriers are 5-7 in games they were listed as the moneyline underdog (winning 41.7% of those games). Wofford’s games this year have hit the over on 19 of 31 set point totals (61.3%).
Chattanooga vs. Wofford Key Players to Watch
Jake Stephens averages 21.7 points, 10 rebounds and 3.6 assists per game. At the other end, he puts up 0.8 steals and 2.2 blocked shots. Jamal Johnson posts 13.8 points and 4.2 rebounds per contest — both team highs. He is also averaging 1.2 assists, shooting 42.9% from the field and 40.6% from downtown with 2.7 made 3-pointers per game. Dalvin White posts a team-leading 2.8 assists per game. He is also posting 9.4 points and 2.4 rebounds, shooting 41.5% from the floor and 43.1% from beyond the arc with 2 made 3-pointers per game. A.J. Caldwell puts up a team-leading 4.2 rebounds per game. He is also posting 5.4 points and 2.1 assists, shooting 39.1% from the field and 35.8% from downtown with 1.3 made 3-pointers per contest.
B.J. Mack is posting team highs in points (16.6 per game) and rebounds (5.5). And he is delivering 1.4 assists, making 49.5% of his shots from the field and 34.7% from 3-point range, with 1.7 triples per game. Jackson Paveletzke leads the Terriers in assists (3.8 per game), and posts 14.9 points and 2.7 rebounds. He also posts 0.8 steals and 0 blocked shots. The Terriers receive 9.7 points, 5.4 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game from Messiah Jones. The Terriers get 9 points, 3.2 rebounds and 2 assists per game from Corey Tripp.
What you need to know about the Chattanooga Mocs
Chattanooga’s SoCon games have gone over the point total nine out of 20 times this season. The Mocs are scoring 77.2 points per game (55th-ranked in college basketball) this season, while ceding 71.9 points per contest (237th-ranked). With 33.5 rebounds per game, Chattanooga is 76th in the nation. It cedes 30.7 rebounds per contest, which ranks 156th in college basketball.
Chattanooga has been shining in terms of three-point shooting this season, ranking best in the nation in threes per game (11.5) and 22nd-best in three-point percentage (37.8%). The Mocs are ceding 8.7 treys per game (330th-ranked in college basketball) this year, while allowing a 34% three-point percentage (192nd-ranked).
The Mocs have gone 5-5 over their past 10 contests, with a 5-5 record against the spread in that span. Chattanooga has gone over the total in five of its past 10 contests. On offense, Chattanooga has had a hard time putting the ball in the basket over its last 10 games, scoring 75.6 points per contest over that span compared to the 77.2 it has put up over the course of this year. Chattanooga’s defense has been less stingy lately, as the team has allowed 74.7 points per game during its past 10 compared to the 71.9 points per game its opponents average this season.
What you need to know about the Wofford Terriers
Wofford has covered 10 times in 19 chances against the spread in conference action this season. Offensively the Terriers are the 103rd-ranked team in the country (75.1 points per game). Defensively they are 247th (72.4 points conceded per game). Wofford grabs 30.5 rebounds per game and concede 28.7 boards, ranking 259th and 47th, respectively, in the nation.
With 7.6 made 3-pointers per game and shooting 33.7% from downtown, Wofford is 158th and 211th in the country, respectively, in those categories. Defensively, the Terriers are 314th in the nation in 3-pointers conceded per game at 8.4. They are 241st in 3-point percentage conceded at 34.7%.
The Terriers have a 6-4 record against the spread while going 5-5 overall over their last 10 games. Wofford has gone over the total in five of its past 10 outings. Wofford is scoring 76.2 points per contest over its last 10 games, which is 1.1 more than its average for the season (75.1). The Terriers are surrendering 78.8 points per game over their last 10 games, which is 6.4 more points than they are allowing for the season (72.4).
Chattanooga vs. Wofford Prediction & Pick
Our prediction to win this matchup is Chattanooga, and we expect that Wofford will cover the spread (Chattanooga -4.5). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going under the posted total of 151.5 points.
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