Betting on today’s Monarchs and Chanticleers game? Catch the action at The HTC Center in Conway, SC, as the Chanticleers hosts this showdown at 3:30 ET on ESPN+. The Monarchs are the favorites in this Sun Belt conference matchup the against the Chanticleers. The over/under for the game is set at 151.5 points.

OLD DOMINION MONARCHS VS COASTAL CAROLINA CHANTICLEERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Coastal Carolina Chanticleers +1.5

This game will be played at The HTC Center at 3:30 ET on Saturday, January 13th.

WHY BET THE COASTAL CAROLINA CHANTICLEERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-67 in favor of the Chanticleers.
  • Not only will Coastal Carolina pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +1.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 151.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 143 points.

Is a Road Win Possible for the Monarchs?

Old Dominion has struggled on the road this season, going 0-8, and they are currently on an eight-game road losing streak. Overall, they are just 4-12 this season, including a five-game losing streak. They are also winless in Sun Belt Conference play, going 0-5.

Old Dominion’s average scoring margin on the road this season is -11.1 points per game, and they are coming off a 77-70 loss to Georgia State. So far, they have been the favorite in five games, going 2-3.

Old Dominion has struggled against the spread this season with a record of 3-12. Their ATS mark drops to 2-8 in games where they are the underdog. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Monarchs have gone just 3-6-1 vs. the spread.

So far this season, the over/under record for Old Dominion is 8-6-1. The average over/under line in their games is 143.6 and today’s line of 151.5 is higher than the average scoring total of 149.9 points per game in their matchups. Over their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 with an average scoring total of 156 points.

In their latest game, Old Dominion offense put up 70 points against Georgia State. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 43.5% and made 7 threes. Offensively, the Monarchs have a season long field goal percentage of 43%, which is 290th in the nation. In terms of three-pointers, they are 332nd in percentage and 288th in three-pointers made.

The Monarchs’ defense is presently ranked 289th nationally, allowing an average of 77.8 points per contest. Old Dominion’s three-point defense is currently 191st in the country at 9.5 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 44.0% of their shots vs. Old Dominion.

Can the Coastal Carolina Offense Score Enough at Home?

Coastal Carolina will look to snap a five-game home losing streak when they take on Old Dominion. So far this season, the Chanticleers have gone just 1-8 at home, and they are 1-4 in their last five games at home.

Overall, Coastal Carolina is just 4-11 this season, and they have lost two games in a row. They are also just 1-3 in Sun Belt Conference play compared to a 3-8 non-conference record.

Coastal Carolina has an ATS record of 8-5 this season, going 4-5 at home. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, the Chanticleers have a mark of 7-3 vs. the spread.

Coastal Carolina’s over/under record for the season is 7-6 and today’s line of 151.5 is similar to the average over/under line in their games of 150.5. So far, their games have averaged 152.2 points, compared to an average of 1.7 more than the OU line. Over their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 with an average scoring total of 136 points compared to the season average of 152 points.

The Coastal Carolina offense is coming off a game in which they scored 45 points vs. Appalachian State. Overall their field goal percentage was 31.6% while connecting on 2 threes. On the offensive front, the Chanticleers have a season-long field goal percentage of 45%, ranking 208th nationally. When it comes to three-point shooting, they are ranked 329th in terms of percentage and 266th in three-pointers made.

The Chanticleers’ defense is presently ranked 287th nationally, allowing an average of 77.6 points per contest. In their previous game vs. Appalachian State, the Mountaineers finished with a field goal percentage of 31% and a total of 70 points vs. Coastal Carolina.