The Golden Eagles and Mocs are set to face off at 2:00 ET on ESPN+. The Mocs will host the game at McKenzie Arena in Chattanooga, TN. The odds for this non-conference game currently have the Mocs as the betting favorite with the over/under line sitting at 148.5 points.
TENNESSEE TECH GOLDEN EAGLES VS CHATTANOOGA MOCS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles +14
This game will be played at McKenzie Arena at 2:00 ET on Sunday, November 19th.
WHY BET THE TENNESSEE TECH GOLDEN EAGLES:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 74-70 in favor of the Mocs.
- Even though we have Chattanooga winning straight-up, we like Tennessee Tech at +14.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 148.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 144 points.
Can the Golden Eagles Offense Score Enough in Chattanooga?
Heading into their 4th game of the year, Tennessee Tech has yet to win a game this season. In their three previous road games, which includes last year, Tennessee Tech has a 1-2 record. As of now, Tennessee Tech has a 0-3 record against the spread for the season leading into today’s game. In away games, Tennessee Tech is 0-2 vs. the spread this season and holds a 4-6 ATS record in their last ten road games.
Tennessee Tech’s games have, on average, featured 144.3 points per game leading to an over/under record of 2-1-0. Their average over/under line is currently 140 points so far. When analyzing the Golden Eagles’ last five games, they have produced a combined average of 68 points per game and an over/under record of 3-1.
The Golden Eagles’ offense finished with 65 points in their previous game, mirroring their current average of 65.2 points per contest. David Early led the scoring for the Golden Eagles, contributing 16 points. Additionally, Daniel Egbuniwe chipped in with 13 points.
At this time, the Golden Eagles’ defense is positioned 162nd in the country, permitting 81.0 points per game. The Tennessee Tech defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 96 points and allowed Lipscomb to connect on 9 threes.
Will Chattanooga Make it Happen at Home?
In their upcoming game against Tennessee Tech, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles will be coming in with an overall record of 2-0. In the previous three games where Chattanooga was favored, they have a record of 3-0. As of today’s game, Chattanooga has a 2-0 record against the spread. Taking into account their previous ten games, including those from the previous season, Chattanooga is 4-5 ATS.
In two games, Chattanooga comes in with an over/under mark of 1-1-0, with their games averaging 144 points per game. The Mocs’ have recorded an over/under record of 1-1 in their last three games, with their games averaging 84 points per game.
Compared to their season average of 80.7 points per game, Chattanooga struggled in their previous game. Against Bellarmine, the Mocs scored 72 points while finishing with a field goal percentage of 47.3%. Honor Huff was the leading scorer for the Mocs, putting up 16 points. In addition, Sam Alexis contributed 14 points.
The Mocs’ defense is presently ranked 25th nationally, allowing an average of 59.7 points per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 6.0 threes per game vs. Tennessee Tech. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 27.7%.