Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Mountaineers versus the Seahawks? Tip off is at at 12:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on ESPN+. The game will be played at Suncoast Credit Union Arena in Fort Myers, FL. The over/under goal line for this matchup is currently at 140 points, and the Seahawks are favored to win at home against the Mountaineers.
APPALACHIAN STATE MOUNTAINEERS VS UNCW SEAHAWKS BETTING PICK
The Pick: UNCW Seahawks -3
This game will be played at Suncoast Credit Union Arena at 12:00 ET on Tuesday, November 21st.
WHY BET THE UNCW SEAHAWKS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 78-65 in favor of the Seahawks.
- Not only will UNCW pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -3.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 140 points, and we like the over with a projected 143 points.
Does Appalachian State Have What it Takes to Win as Road Underdogs?
Heading into today’s game, the Mountaineers have a 1-1 record after losing their last game to Northern Illinois (91-78). So far this season, the Mountaineers have only played on the road. As Appalachian State gets ready to face UNCW, their ATS record stands at 0-2. Looking back at their previous ten games, including those from the previous season, Appalachian State has a 3-7 ATS record.
So far, Appalachian State’s games have averaged 152.5 points per game with the average over/under line being 141.5 points. When looking at the Mountaineers’ last three games, their over/under record is 2-1, with their games averaging 78 points per game.
In their latest game, Appalachian State’s offense looked good, scoring 78 points against Northern Illinois. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 41.6% and made 9/16 free throws. Donovan Gregory led the team in scoring, putting up 17 points. Additionally, Chris Mantis contributed 16 points for the Mountaineers.
On defense, Appalachian State is currently around the NCAA average in points allowed, giving up an average of 73.7 points per game. On average, opposing teams are hitting 7.7 threes per game vs. UNCW. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 34.1%.
Can UNCW Live Up to the Hype at Home?
After defeating UNC Asheville by a score of 83-66, UNCW is now 1-0. In their last five home games, including last season, UNCW has a 3-2 record. As of now, UNCW holds a 1-0 ATS record as they prepare to face Appalachian State. Looking back to last season, UNCW is 3-5 ATS in their last ten games.
After one game, UNCW’s over/under mark is 1-0-0 after posting an over/under record of 16-16-0 last season. The Seahawks’ have recorded an over/under record of 1-0 in their last three games, with their games averaging 101 points per game.
In contrast to their season average of 101.3 points per game, the UNCW had a below average performance. They scored 83 points against UNC Asheville and had a field goal percentage of 48.1%. The top scorer for the Seahawks was Maleeck Harden-Hayes with 16 points, while Trazarien White also added 13 to the scoreboard.
The Seahawks’ defense is presently ranked 119th nationally, allowing an average of 73.2 points per contest. So far, the UNCW defense is giving up an average of 7.8 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 11.7 times per game (279th).