Big South foes meet when the Presbyterian Blue Hose (7-12) host the Charleston Southern Buccaneers (2-14) at Ross E. Templeton P.E. Center, beginning at 6:00 PM ET on Monday, February 22, 2021. The Buccaneers are 2.5-point underdogs in the game, the first matchup between the teams this season. The matchup’s over/under is set at 135.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 22, 2021, 1:19 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Best Betting Odds

Computer Picks

Pick ATS:
Blue Hose (-2.5)

The model projects the Blue Hose to win, just as DraftKings does, but the model favors them by slightly more points (4.7 to 2.5).

Pick OU:
Under (135)

In this matchup, the model projects a total (133.8 points) marginally lower than the DraftKings over/under (135 points).

Prediction: Presbyterian 69, Charleston Southern 65

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.

Examining the Over/Under

  • The average implied total for the Blue Hose this season is 70 points, one more point than their implied total of 69 points in Monday’s game.
  • Presbyterian will try to outscore its implied point total for this matchup (69) for the fourth time this season.
  • The 72.4-point average implied total on the season for the Buccaneers is 6.4 more points than the team’s 66-point implied total in this matchup.
  • Charleston Southern has scored more than 66 points six times this season.

Implied totals are projected point totals for each team based on totals and spreads set by sportsbooks.

Presbyterian and Charleston Southern Records ATS

ATS Record ATS Record Against 2.5+ Point Spread Over/Under Record (O-U-P)
Blue Hose 9-8 0-2 6-11
Buccaneers 6-8 0-1 8-5-1

Against The Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Last 5 Games


Charleston Southern
Date Opponent Result Score Date Opponent Result Score
2/18/2021 South Carolina Upstate Loss 65-51 2/19/2021 Longwood Loss 64-58
2/15/2021 South Carolina Upstate Win 75-65 2/18/2021 Longwood Loss 70-62
2/12/2021 Hampton Loss 62-57 2/12/2021 High Point Win 69-68
2/11/2021 Hampton Win 85-70 2/11/2021 High Point Loss 77-73
2/5/2021 Gardner-Webb Loss 91-64 1/30/2021 Campbell Loss 75-67

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