A Sun Belt Conference matchup has the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers (2-3) squaring off against the Appalachian State Mountaineers (3-2) on Tuesday night. Heading into this contest, Appalachian State is second in the conference in scoring (36.4), while the Chanticleers are in the ninth spot with 30.8 points per contest. Coastal Carolina has hit the Game Total Under in four of its last seven away games. Appalachian State has hit the money line in its last four games at home.
Kickoff from Kidd Brewer Stadium in Boone, N.C., is set for 7:30 p.m. ET. The Mountaineers are 5-point favorites in the latest Coastal Carolina vs. Appalachian State odds, while the over/under for total points is 61. Before making any Appalachian State vs. Coastal Carolina picks, you need to see the college football predictions and betting advice from SportsLine’s proven computer model.
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Now, the model has set its sights on Coastal Carolina vs. Appalachian State and just revealed its picks and predictions. You can visit SportsLine to see the model’s CFB picks. Here are several college football odds and trends for Appalachian State vs. Coastal Carolina:
- Coastal Carolina vs. Appalachian State spread: Mountaineers -5
- Coastal Carolina vs. Appalachian State over/under: 61 points
- Coastal Carolina vs. Appalachian State money line: Mountaineers -222, Chanticleers +179
- APP: Has hit the 1Q game total Under in six of last nine games
- CCU: Has hit the team total Under in last five away games
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Why Coastal Carolina can cover
Sophomore receiver Jared Brown has built a good rapport with senior quarterback Grayson McCall. Brown has a knack for getting open and creating big passing windows for McCall. The Georgia native is tied for first on the team in receptions (28) with 314 yards and one score. He’s caught at least six passes in three games this season. Last week against Georgia Southern, Brown had eight catches for 106 yards.
Junior running back Braydon Bennett is the workhorse in the backfield. Bennett has solid contact balance and speed to break away from defenders. The South Carolina native has 49 rushes for 245 yards and three touchdowns. Last week against Georgia Southern, he totaled 15 rushes for 114 yards and a score. He also logged 33 receiving yards. See which team to pick here.
Why Appalachian State can cover
The Mountaineers defense has played well in different moments this season. It is sixth in the conference in total yards allowed (365.2) and second in pass defense (177.8). Senior linebacker Andrew Parker Jr. is an instinctive and alert defender who leads the team in total tackles (37) with two sacks. The Louisiana native has logged at least six tackles in four outings thus far.
Freshman linebacker Nate Johnson has made his presence felt up front. Johnson has long arms and does a great job gaining leverage and causing havoc in the backfield. The South Carolina native is first on the team in both tackles for loss (3.5) and sacks (three). He’s also logged a sack in three straight games, including on Sept. 16 versus East Carolina when Johnson had three tackles and one sack. See which team to pick here.
How to make Coastal Carolina vs. Appalachian State picks
SportsLine’s model is leaning Over on the total, projecting the teams to combine for 66 points. The model also says one side of the spread hits nearly 60% of the time. You can only see the model’s pick at SportsLine.
So who wins Appalachian State vs. Coastal Carolina, and which side of the spread hits nearly 60% of the time? Visit SportsLine now to see which side of the Appalachian State vs. Coastal Carolina spread you need to jump on, all from the model that has notched a profit of more than $2,000 on its top-rated college football spread picks, and find out.