The Evansville Purple Aces and the East Carolina Pirates will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum.
Evansville at East Carolina
When: 5:00 PM ET, Saturday, March 30, 2013
Where: Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum, Greenville, North Carolina
Oddsmakers currently have the Purple Aces listed as 1½-point favorites versus the Pirates, while the game’s total is sitting at 144.
Evansville was an 84-83 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Canisius. They covered the 1-point spread as underdogs.
The Evansville Purple Aces are ranked 131 for offensive field goal percentage shooting 43.8% while attempting 56.5 shots per game. The Purple Aces shooting percentages include 73.7% for free throw percentage and 37.5% for three point percentage so far this season.
Team record: 21-14 SU, 20-11-1 ATS
is 5-14 SU in its last 19 games on the road
East Carolina was a 70-58 winner in their most recent outing at home against Loyola. They covered the 2.5-point spread as favorites.
The East Carolina Pirates are ranked 124 for offensive field goal percentage shooting 43.9% while attempting 57.2 shots per game. The Pirates shooting percentages include 73.0% for free throw percentage and 35.1% for three point percentage so far this season.
Team record: 21-12 SU, 14-10-2 ATS
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games