Hampton at Campbell
|Date & Time||Thursday March 7, 2019, 6:00 PM (EST)|
Pope Convocation Center
Buies Creek, North Carolina
The Line: Campbell -4 -- Over/Under: 155
The Hampton Pirates and Campbell Fighting Camels meet Thursday in the college basketball Big South Tournament quarterfinals at the Pope Convocation Center.
The Hampton Pirates enter this contest on a five-game winning streak. The Hampton Pirates are averaging 80 points on 42.4 percent shooting and allowing 78.6 points on 44.8 percent shooting. Jermaine Marrow is averaging 25.4 points and 5.1 assists while Kalin Fisher is averaging 16.2 points and 4.8 rebounds. Akim Mitchell is grabbing 4.8 rebounds and Trevond Barnes is grabbing 5.4 rebounds. The Hampton Pirates are shooting 33.9 percent from beyond the arc and 78.7 percent from the free throw line. The Hampton Pirates are allowing 34.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.9 rebounds per game. The Hampton Pirates have split their last six road games.
The Campbell Fighting Camels enter this contest winning eight of their last 10 games. The Campbell Fighting Camels are averaging 73.8 points on 44.7 percent shooting and allowing 72.5 points on 46.2 percent shooting. Chris Clemons is averaging 30.1 points and 2.9 assists while Andrew Eudy is averaging 11.7 points and 6.7 rebounds. Cory Gensler is dishing four assists and Isaac Chatman is grabbing four rebounds. The Campbell Fighting Camels are shooting 33.6 percent from beyond the arc and 74.7 percent from the free throw line. The Campbell Fighting Camels are allowing 36.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 27.8 rebounds per game. The Campbell Fighting Camels have won their last six home games.
The Pirates are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 vs. Big South, 5-0 ATS in their last 5 Thursday games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Fighting Camels are 10-4 ATS in their last 14 vs. Big South, 5-1 ATS in their last 6 home games and 10-4 ATS in their last 14 games overall. The over is 5-2 in Fighting Camels last 7 home games. The under is 3-1-1 in Pirates last 5 overall.
The Hampton Pirates enter this game pretty hot, as they've won five straight and are outscoring teams by an average of 13 points during that stretch. The problem is home court matters comes tournament time and the Campbell Fighting Camels have the best player on the court. Campbell has won each of its last six at home and is winning at home overall this season by an average of 4.8 points. I'll eat the reasonable chalk.