Betting on today’s Chanticleers and Paladins game? Catch the action at The HTC Center in Conway, SC, as the Paladins hosts this showdown at 6:30 ET on ESPNU. The over/under for this game is set at 163 points, and the Paladins are the home favorites against the Chanticleers in a non-conference matchup.
COASTAL CAROLINA CHANTICLEERS VS FURMAN PALADINS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Coastal Carolina Chanticleers +10
This game will be played at The HTC Center at 6:30 ET on Friday, November 17th.
WHY BET THE COASTAL CAROLINA CHANTICLEERS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 72-71 in favor of the Paladins.
- Even though we have Furman winning straight-up, we like Coastal Carolina at +10.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 163 points, and we like the under with a projected 143 points.
Is a Win at Conway Possible for the Chanticleers?
Coastal Carolina is coming into their second game of the season with a 0-1 record. Over their last three games, including last year, Coastal Carolina has gone 0-3 on the road. As of today’s game, Coastal Carolina holds a 0-1 ATS record. In their initial away game this season, Coastal Carolina will aim to improve upon their 3-11 record vs. the spread on the road from last season.
Heading into their 2nd game of the season, Coastal Carolina has an over/under record of 1-0-0 after going 16-12-0 last season (over/under). The Chanticleers have seen their last five games conclude with a collective average of 75 points per game and an over/under record of 3-1.
In their latest game, Coastal Carolina offense put up 77 points against Wichita State. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 43.1% and made 10 threes. Kevin Easley led the scoring for the Chanticleers, contributing 16 points. Additionally, Ginika Ojiako chipped in with 11 points.
The Chanticleers’ defense is presently ranked 137th nationally, allowing an average of 86.0 points per contest. Coastal Carolina’s three-point defense is currently 54th in the country at 10.5 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 47.0% of their shots vs. Coastal Carolina.
Is a Home Win Possible for the Paladins?
Furman comes into this game with a 1-1 record on the season and will be playing their third game. In their last three games where they were favored, Furman has a perfect 3-0 record. As of now, Furman is sitting at 1-1 against the spread heading into today’s game. Taking into account last season’s outcomes, Furman holds a solid 6-3 ATS record in their previous ten games.
Furman comes in with an over/under record of 2-0-0 through two games, with their games averaging a combined 168.5 points per game so far. When assessing the Paladins’ performance in their last three games, their over/under record stands at 2-0, with their games averaging 90 points per game.
Coming off their recent game, the Furman offense tallied 74 points in a matchup against Liberty. Their field goal percentage for the game was 41.5%, and they made 6 threes. Currently leading the team in scoring is Marcus Foster who comes into today’s matchup averaging 21.3. JP Pegues also heads into the game with a PPG average of 21.5.
So far, the Paladins’ defense is ranked 105th in the country at 77.3 points per contest. Furman’s defense is coming off a game in which they allowed the Liberty offense to knock down 54% of their shots on their way to putting up 88 points.