Charlotte 49ers vs Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 02/05/2021 – The Charlotte 49ers will hit the road in this game to square-off against the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders from Murphy Athletic Center in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. The 49ers are holding the third spot in the Group B of the Conference USA play. Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are struggling to make ends meet as they sit at the bottom of the Group B league in the Conference USA. This might be an easy opportunity for the 49ers to continue and build on their three-game winning streak. As for the Blue Raiders, they will enter this game with a terrible six-game losing streak. The 2021 best online sportsbook predictions and out as these teams battle to increase their conference record.
Charlotte 49ers vs Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 02/05/2021
|When:||Friday, February 5, 7:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Murphy Athletic Center, Murfreesboro, Tennessee|
Charlotte plays Middle Tennessee on the road this weekend, Feb. 5-6.
— Charlotte Men’s Basketball (@CharlotteMBB) February 4, 2021
The Charlotte 49ers are holding a 5-3 conference record and are 9-7 with their overall play. Charlotte is trailing Old Dominion and is ahead of Marshall Thundering Herd. In their last game, the 49ers defeated FIU Panthers with a final score of 68-65. From their field goal attempts, the 49ers touched close to 4 percent of their attempts and were impressive from the three-point radar. The 49ers touched close to 48 percent from the three-point arc and are all set to take out the Blue Raiders in this game. As a whole team, they are touching an average of close to 65 points per game. Jahmir Young tossed in 22 points with four assists and six boards against the Panthers.
Players to watch: J. Young G (GP 16 MIN 38 PTS 19.6 REB 5.9 AST 2.8 STL 1.1 BLK 0.3 TO 2.8 FG% 45.4 FT% 81.6 3P% 37.6), J. Shepherd G (GP 16 MIN 34.6 PTS 11.9 REB 3.4 AST 3 STL 1.5 BLK 0.6 TO 2.4 FG% 45.1 FT% 75 3P% 30), B. Williams G (GP 16 MIN 31.6 PTS 10.1 REB 4.1 AST 1.3 STL 0.7 BLK 0.6 TO 1.1 FG% 50.4 FT% 69.7 3P% 43.2).
Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders
Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders dropped seven of their eight conference games and are holding a terrible 3-11 overall record. The Blue Raiders are currently the worst team in the Conference USA and they have a long way to make up for their loss. In their last game, they lost against UAB Blazers with a final score of 63-52. The Blue Raiders are touching an average of close to 61 points per game with their scoring offense and are shooting at just 37 percent from their field goal attempts. The Blue Raiders are worse from the three-point radar as they are touching close to 30 percent of their shooting.
Players to watch: D. Shuler G (GP 10 MIN 30.5 PTS 12.2 REB 2.2 AST 2.9 STL 1.1 BLK 0.2 TO 2.8 FG% 36.2 FT% 82.5 3P% 35.1), J. Davis G (GP 14 MIN 32.9 PTS 11 REB 3.7 AST 1.6 STL 1.9 BLK 0.2 TO 2.3 FG% 36.7 FT% 67.9 3P% 26.4), D. Sims G (GP 10 MIN 24.4 PTS 7.6 REB 2.9 AST 1.7 STL 0.9 BLK 0.1 TO 2.1 FG% 35.9 FT% 76 3P% 28.9).
Charlotte 49ers vs Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Charlotte’s last 17 games.
Charlotte is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Charlotte is 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games against Middle Tennessee.
49ers are 1-9 SU in their last 10 games against Middle Tennessee.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Charlotte’s last 5 games on the road.
Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders
Middle Tennessee is 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of Middle Tennessee’s last 17 games.
Middle Tennessee is 0-6 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Middle Tennessee’s last 8 games against Charlotte.
Middle Tennessee is 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games at home.
Charlotte 49ers vs Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders Betting Picks
The college basketball lines are clearly intact for the 49ers to win this game and cover the spread. Charlotte will take out the Blue Raiders with ease as their defense is not strong enough to prevent them from scoring.
Moneyline: The ML for the 49ers is -200 and the ML for the Blue Raiders is +170.
Spread: The spread allocated for Charlotte is -3.5 (-110) and the spread allocated for the Blue Raiders is +3.5 (-110).
Totals: The total will go over 120.5 (-110) for the 49ers and the same will go under for the Blue Raiders.
Score Prediction: 70-57, 49ers win.