Don’t miss out on the NCAA showdown between the Chanticleers and Panthers. The game is starting at 7:00 ET on ESPN+, and it’s hosted by the Panthers at GSU Convocation Center in Atlanta, GA. Get ready to place your bets! The odds for this Sun Belt conference game currently have Georgia State as the -9.5 point favorite with the over/under line sitting at 153 points.

COASTAL CAROLINA CHANTICLEERS VS GEORGIA STATE PANTHERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Coastal Carolina Chanticleers +9.5

This game will be played at GSU Convocation Center at 7:00 ET on Wednesday, February 21st.

WHY BET THE COASTAL CAROLINA CHANTICLEERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 73-72 in favor of the Chanticleers.
  • Not only will Coastal Carolina pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +9.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 153 points, and we like the under with a projected 145 points.

Can Coastal Carolina Grab a Win on the Road?

Coastal Carolina has struggled on the road this season, going 1-8 away from home with an average scoring margin of -11.4 points per game. The Chanticleers have lost six straight on the road and are coming off a win against Marshall, which improved their record to 8-17 overall.

As underdogs, Coastal Carolina has gone 4-14 this season, compared to 2-3 when they have been favored. The Chanticleers have an average scoring margin of -4.9 points per game at home, where they are 5-9 this season.

Coastal Carolina has an ATS record of 13-9-1 this season and they are 5-3-1 ATS on the road. As the underdog, the Chanticleers have gone 11-6-1 vs. the spread this year. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, Coastal Carolina has an ATS mark of 4-5-1. On the road, their ATS record is 5-4-1 over their last 10 games.

Coastal Carolina games have an over/under record of 14-9 this season, and today’s line of 153 is similar to the average over/under line in their games (150.8). Over their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 with an average scoring total of 150 points.

In their recent game, the Chanticleers’ offense concluded with 74 points, consistent with their ongoing season average of 74.9 points per contest. Jacob Meyer led the team in scoring, putting up 21 points. Additionally, Ginika Ojiako contributed 16 points for the Chanticleers.

Coming into today’s game, the Coastal Carolina defense is giving up an average of 79.2 points per contest. Against Marshall in their most recent game, the Coastal Carolina defense gave up a total of 67 points while allowing Marshall to hit 46% of their shots.

Will the Panthers Defense Show Up at Home?

Georgia State has been much better at home this season, going 5-3 compared to 5-11 on the road. Over their last 10 games at home, they have gone 7-3.

So far, the Panthers have been favored in 12 games, going 8-4 in those matchups. They are currently favored by 9.5 points against Coastal Carolina.

Georgia State has an overall ATS record of 11-12-1 this season. At home, their ATS mark is 4-3-1. As the favorite, the Panthers are 7-4-1 vs. the spread this year. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, Georgia State has gone 6-3-1 ATS. In their last 3 home games, the Panthers are 1-2 vs. the spread.

Georgia State has an over/under record of 13-11 this season, and the average scoring total in their games is 151 points. Today’s over/under line of 153 is higher than the average OU line in their games (149.2). So far, 16 of their games have finished with more points than today’s OU line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 135 points, and their OU record during this stretch is 0-3.

In their latest game, Georgia State offense put up 68 points against Old Dominion. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 35.9% and made 7 threes. Lucas Taylor is leading the team in scoring at 13.8 points per contest. Toneari Lane has also been a key contributor with a PPG average of 12.9 going into the game.

At present, the Panthers’ defense is nationally ranked 229th, allowing 74.3 points per game. Against Old Dominion in their most recent game, the Georgia State defense gave up a total of 65 points while allowing Old Dominion to hit 45% of their shots.