College of Charleston Cougars vs. East Carolina Pirates - 12/7/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
East Carolina Pirates (5-3) at College of Charleston Cougars (5-2)
College Basketball: Monday, December 7, 2015 at 7:00 pm (TD Arena)
The Line: College of Charleston Cougars -4.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Charleston Cougars will face of against the East Carolina Pirates this Monday.
The Charleston Cougars have started out the season going 2-2 but have won their past 3 games bringing their record to 5-2. Their most recent game was against Citadel in which they won 82-74. Through 7 games this season the leading scorer for the Cougars has been Canyon Barry who is scoring 20.0 points per game and 4.1 rebounds and 1.1 assists. Cameron Johnson is second on the team with 12.4 points per game and 4.1 rebounds and 2.1 assists. Charleston will try to make it 4 in a row when they play
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The East Carolina Pirates have had a wild start winning their first 2 games, losing their next three, and no are on a 3 game win streak to make up their 5-3 record. Their most recent win was a 82- 71 win over South Carolina Upstate. Through 8 games this season the leading scorer for the Pirates has been B.J. Tyson who is averaging 13.0 points per game and 5.9 rebounds and 2.1 assists. Second on the team is Caleb White who is averaging 12.6 points per game and 3.6 rebounds and 2.4 assists. East Carolina will try to make it 4 in a row against Charleston.
East Carolina is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 games following a straight up win. The Pirates are 5-11-1 against the spread in their last 17 road games. Charleston is 3-10 against the spread in their last 13 home games vs. a team with a losing road record. Charleston is 15-35-1 against the spread in their last 51 games overall.
East Carolina and Charleston each come into this game on 3 game win streaks. I think East Carolina is the better team here even on the road. Charleston has the best player on the floor is Canyon Berry but i think the Pirates have the better overall team. Take East Carolina and the points on the road.