Western Carolina Catamounts (9-15) at UNC Greensboro Spartans (17-6)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 7:00 pm (Greensboro Coliseum)
The Line: UNC Greensboro Spartans -13 -- Over/Under: 141.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Western Carolina Catamounts and UNC Greensboro Spartans meet Wednesday in college basketball action at the Greensboro Coliseum.
The Western Carolina Catamounts need a win to snap a four-game losing streak. The Western Carolina Catamounts are averaging 74.5 points on 44.8 percent shooting and allowing 78.7 points on 46.8 percent shooting. Mason Faulkner is averaging 16 points and 4.8 assists while Matt Halvorsen is averaging 15.4 points and 2.4 rebounds. Xavier Cork is the third double-digit scorer and Travion McCray is dishing 2.5 assists. The Western Carolina Catamounts are shooting 32.8 percent from beyond the arc and 72.3 percent from the free throw line. The Western Carolina Catamounts are allowing 36.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.7 rebounds per game.
The UNC Greensboro Spartans look for a win after winning 11 of their last 13 games. The UNC Greensboro Spartans are averaging 72.7 points on 42.3 percent shooting and allowing 66.8 points on 41.1 percent shooting. Isaiah Miller is averaging 18.8 points and 6.7 rebounds while Keyshaun Langley is averaging 9.1 points and 3.7 assists. Kaleb Hunter is dishing 1.1 assists and Angelo Allegri is grabbing 4.2 rebounds. The UNC Greensboro Spartans are shooting 28.8 percent from beyond the arc and 68.6 percent from the free throw line. The UNC Greensboro Spartans are allowing 31.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.4 rebounds per game.
The Catamounts are 7-20-1 ATS in their last 28 games overall and 0-6 ATS in their last 6 road games. The Spartans are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games and 10-3 ATS in their last 13 games overall. The under is 8-2 in Catamounts last 10 overall. The under is 6-2 in Spartans last 8 overall. The home team is 7-3 ATS in the last 10 meetings.
The Western Carolina Catamounts are 4-17-1 against the spread on the season and they lose by an average of 13.2 points in the underdog role. The UNC Greensboro Spartans are 14-10 against the spread on the season and win at home by an average of 7.4 points while allowing 37.7 percent shooting from the field. Backing Western Carolina isn't much of an option. I'll lay the chalk with UNC Greensboro at home.