Charlotte at UTEP: 2/28/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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UTEP Miners (10-10) vs Charlotte 49ers (9-11)
Game Info: Sunday, February 28, 2021 at 3:00 pm (Don Haskins Center)
Betting Odds: UTEP Miners -- Over/Under: Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Charlotte 49ers and UTEP Miners face off on Sunday in a college basketball showdown at the Don Haskins Center.
These two teams faced off on Saturday and it was UTEP that was able to come away with the 70-47 victory. UTEP was led by Souley Boum who finished with 15 points. Jahmir Young was the best player for Charlotte putting up 12 points.
The Charlotte 40ers come into this game with a 9-11 record overall and they have lost five games in a row. The offense each of the last two games has been an issue, and they are going to need the offense to be better in this game. On the season, Charlotte is averaging 63.7 points per game while their defense is giving up 64.4 points per game. Charlotte is shooting 45.1 percent from the field and 33.3 percent from behind the three point line.
On the other side of this matchup is the UTEP Miners who sit with a 10-10 record overall and they have won three games in a row. UTEP on the season is averaging 68 points per game while their defense is giving 69.8 points per game. Guard Souley Boum comes into this game averaging 18.6 points while shooting 37.3 percent from the field and 39.2 percent from behind the three point line.
The under is 5-2-1 in Charlotte’s last eight games played on Sunday. The over is 17-8 in Charlotte’s last 25road games. The over is 6-2 in the last eight meetings played between the two teams.
Charlotte is going to find more success in this game and they wil find a way to keep this game close. Look for the 49ers offense to find more success and that will lead to a cover of the spread.