Coastal Carolina vs. Appalachian State - 3/9/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Coastal Carolina vs. Appalachian State - 3/9/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction Photo by Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

Coastal Carolina Chanticleers (16-16) at Appalachian State Mountaineers (17-14)

College Basketball: Monday, March 9, 2020 at 7:00 pm (Holmes Convocation Center)

The Line: Appalachian State Mountaineers -4 -- Over/Under: 147 Click Here for the Latest Odds

Where to Watch: ESPN+ Stream College Basketball all season on ESPN+. Sign up now! Advertisement

The Coastal Carolina Chanticleers (16-16, 8-12 CONF) and the Appalachian State Mountaineers (17-14, 11-9 CONF) will meet on Monday, March 9th for the 2nd Round of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament at the Holmes Convocation Center in Boone, NC. The game will be played at 7:00 PM ET. 

Coastal Carolina defeated UT Arlington in the first round of the conference tournament, 63-62 in a nail-biter. Coastal Carolina could be one of the sleepers of this tournament, as their offense can be really special at times. Appalachian State defeated ULM in their last regular-season game of the season, 61-57. Appalachian State will be the host of this game as they are the higher seed. 

Coastal Carolina scores 78.4 points per game on 45.0 percent field goal shooting this season. Coastal Carolina’s leading scorer is G DeVante Jones, who scores 17.0 points per game. The leading rebounder for Coastal Carolina is F Tommy Burton, who earns 7.4 rebounds per game. Coastal Carolina allows 76.5 points per game to the opposition, therefore they have a +1.9 scoring differential so far this season. Coastal Carolina also earns 40.4 rebounds, 13.6 assists, 2.7 blocks, and 7.5 steals per game as a team. 

Get Our Experts BEST BETS For All Of The Games CLICK HERE

Appalachian State scores 68.3 points per game on 43.1 percent field goal shooting this season. Appalachian State’s leading scorer is G Justin Forrest, who scores 17.3 points per game. The leading rebounder for Appalachian State is F Issac Johnson, who earns 7.7 rebounds per game. Appalachian State allows 66.8 points per game to the opposition, therefore they have a +1.5 scoring differential so far this season. Appalachian State also earns 35.2 rebounds, 11.6 assists, 2.3 blocks, and 7.4 steals per game as a team. 

Coastal Carolina is 13-17 against the spread this season and 5-5 against the spread in their last ten games. Coastal Carolina is also 6-7 against the spread on the road so far this season. Appalachian State 14-14-2 against the spread this season and 5-4-1 against the spread in their last ten games. Appalachian State is also 4-9 against the spread at home so far this season.

Let it be known that Coastal Carolina just beat Appalachian State on the road by seven points. Coastal Carolina has also got a victory under their belts in this tournament, therefore they will be motivated as ever after a big win. I like Coastal Carolina and the points in this spot. As I have said before, defense wins championships, offense catches covers. 

See Who Our Experts Picked To Win

Ronald’s Pick Coastal Carolina +4

Get Premium Picks Start Winning Now »
The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a PickDawgz site consensus.

Mitch's Take...

App State vs Coastal Carolina 3/9/20 Free College Basketball Pick and Prediction CBB Betting Tips

Guaranteed Packages

Guaranteed packages automatically give you a credit if the package does not turn a profit—the sum of betting all individual picks. THESE ARE NOT PARLAYS UNLESS OTHERWISE CLEARLY STATED. If a guaranteed package does not profit, a credit for its full purchase price is automatically issued after picks are graded and verified.

For example, if you purchase a $39.95 package that doesn’t profit, you’ll get a $39.95 credit towards any future purchase(s) on our site. Credits are usually issued within hours of a game’s conclusion, so please allow a few hours for final verification.

To use your credits, log in to your account and add another package or pass to your cart. Credits will automatically reduce what you owe. Any remaining balance will be settled through our payment system, with any leftover credits available future purchases. Credits do not expire.

Dismiss