NCAA Matchups  >>  Western Carolina Catamounts vs. Appalachian State Mountaineers Preview 02/02/2013

The Western Carolina Catamounts and the Appalachian State Mountaineers will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Holmes Convocation Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Mountaineers listed as 1-point favorites versus the Catamounts, while the game's total is sitting at 148½.
In their last action, Western Carolina was a 72-66 loser at home against Georgia Southern. They failed to cover the 7.5-point spread as favorites.
Last time out for Appalachian State, they were a 72-59 loser as they battled College of Charleston on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 12.5-point underdog.
Western Carolina:
Team record: 8-13 SU, 8-8-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Appalachian State
is 6-1-1 ATS in its last 8 games on the road
is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games on the road
is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Appalachian State

When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Davidson are 6-4
After playing Georgia Southern are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6

Appalachian State:
Team record: 8-12 SU, 10-5 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Western Carolina
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Western Carolina
is 13-5 SU in its last 18 games when playing Western Carolina

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Georgia Southern are 7-3
After playing College of Charleston are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7


NEXT UP:
Western Carolina at Davidson, Thursday, February 7
Appalachian State at Georgia Southern, Thursday, February 7