Chattanooga vs. Wofford - 1/5/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wofford Terriers (10-4) at Chattanooga Moccasins (9-6)
College Basketball: Monday, January 5, 2015 at 8:00 pm (McKenzie Arena)
The Line: Chattanooga Moccasins 0 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Wofford Terriers and Chattanooga Mocs square off Monday night at the McKenzie Arena.
The Wofford Terriers have won five of their last seven games and play their eighth true road game. On the season, Wofford is averaging 62.4 points on 43.3 percent shooting and is allowing 62.8 points on 43.9 percent shooting. Karl Cochran is averaging 13.4 points and 6.5 rebounds while Spencer Collins is averaging 10.8 points on 47.8 percent shooting. Justin Gordon is grabbing 4.3 rebounds and Eric Garcia is shooting 50 percent from the field. The Wofford Terriers rely on their defense that’s forcing more than 13 turnovers and allowing 66 or less points in eight of their last 10 games. Offensively, Wofford is shooting 66.1 percent from the free throw line and 38.9 percent from beyond the arc. The Wofford Terriers are 3-4 SU on the road this season.
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The Chattanooga Mocs have won six of their last seven games and hope to keep the momentum rolling. On the season, Chattanooga is averaging 67.2 points on 42.9 percent shooting and is allowing 68.3 points on 44.9 percent shooting. Casey Jones is averaging 12.9 points and 6.1 rebounds while Greg Pryor is averaging 12.1 points and 2.2 assists. Ronrico White is the third player averaging double-digit points and Justin Tuoyo is grabbing 5.7 rebounds. The Chattanooga Mocs are a very good offensive team that’s shooting 68.8 percent from the free throw line and 35.7 percent from downtown. Defensively, Chattanooga is forcing 12.9 turnovers per game and has allowed 68 or less points in six of their last seven games. Chattanooga is an impressive 8-1 SU at home this season.
The Terriers are 12-3 ATS in their last 15 vs. Southern and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Mocs are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games and 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games overall. The Terriers are 3-1-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Chattanooga and the favorite is 5-1-1 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
We're getting a red hot Chattanooga Mocs squad at home at a pick em line. Yeah, I'll gladly take the Mocs in this spot.