South Carolina Upstate at Charleston Southern
|Date & Time||Tuesday March 5, 2019, 7:00 PM (EST)|
CSU Field House
Charleston Southern -13 / over-under: 142
The Big South college basketball tournament kicks off with the Charleston Southern Buccaneers meeting the South Carolina Upstate Spartans.
The South Carolina Upstate Spartans ended the regular season with a 92-71 loss to the Hampton Pirates on Saturday as an eight point home dog.
Deion Holmes was the top option for South Carolina Upstate with 23 points and five helpers with Dalvin White tossing in ten points.
The Spartans received nine points and seven rebounds from Nevin Zink followed by Malik Moore with eight points and five boards.
South Carolina Upstate finished in the Big South basement and are riding an eight game losing streak and are related to a first round playoff game.
The Charleston Southern Buccaneers ended the season with a 72-65 victory at the Presbyterian Blue Hose as a three point underdog.
Christian Keeling led Charleston Southern with 25 points and eight rebounds with Phlandrous Fleming Jr. adding 20 points and ten rebounds.
The Buccaneers received 14 points and six pulls from Dontrell Shuler followed by Travis McConico with six points and seven boards.
Charleston Southern has won seven of ten to end the conference slate as one of the hottest teams but they were just 7th in the standings.
USC Upstate Spartans are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 road games and USC Upstate Spartans are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games overall and USC Upstate Spartans are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 vs. Big South.
Charleston Southern Buccaneers are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games following a ATS win and Charleston Southern Buccaneers are 7-0 ATS in their last 7 games overall and Charleston Southern Buccaneers are 7-0 ATS in their last 7 vs. Big South.
Charleston Southern has the talent to win the Big South and look like it here…