Coppin State vs. North Carolina A&T
|Date & Time||Wednesday March 13, 2019, 8:00 PM (EDT)|
Norfolk Scope Arena
The Line: North Carolina A&T -5.5 -- Over/Under: 132
The Coppin State Eagles and North Carolina A&T Aggies meet Wednesday in the college basketball MEAC Tournament quarterfinal at the Norfolk Scope Arena.
The Coppin State Eagles look for another win after beating Morgan State last night by 10 points. The Coppin State Eagles are averaging 63.7 points on 38.8 percent shooting and allowing 75.8 points on 43.1 percent shooting. Dejuan Clayton is averaging 14.1 points and 3.6 assists while Lamar Morgan is averaging 11.2 points and 4.1 rebounds. Chad Andrews-Fulton is dishing 1.6 assists and Kent Auslander is grabbing 2.8 rebounds. The Coppin State Eagles are shooting 28.3 percent from beyond the arc and 66 percent from the free throw line. The Coppin State Eagles are allowing 36.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.6 rebounds per game. The Coppin State Eagles have split their last eight non-home games.
The North Carolina A&T Aggies enter this contest winning seven of their last eight games. The North Carolina A&T Aggies are averaging 69.9 points on 46.3 percent shooting and allowing 68.8 points on 42.6 percent shooting. Quavius Copeland is averaging 9.1 points and 1.9 assists while Milik Gantz is averaging nine points and 3.7 rebounds. Terry Harris is grabbing 2.7 rebounds and Ibrahim Sylla is grabbing 5.5 rebounds. The North Carolina A&T Aggies are shooting 34.6 percent from beyond the arc and 65.8 percent from the free throw line. The North Carolina A&T Aggies are allowing 31.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.8 rebounds per game. The North Carolina A&T Aggies have split their last six non-home games.
The Eagles are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a straight up win, 1-4 ATS in their last 5 Wednesday games and 14-6-1 ATS in their last 21 games overall. The Aggies are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following a ATS win and 4-10 ATS in their last 14 neutral site games. The under is 5-0 in Aggies last 5 overall. The over is 6-1 in Eagles last 7 neutral site games.
Even with their win yesterday, the Coppin State Eagles are being outscored by an average of 4.2 points in their last five games while shooting under 40 percent from the field. The North Carolina A&T Aggies enter this contest allowing just 36.9 percent shooting in their last five games and finished the regular season playing some of their best ball of the year. In the only meeting this season, the Aggies won by nine points and got whatever they wanted offensively. I'll take North Carolina A&T and the reasonable chalk.