Chattanooga vs. Mercer College Basketball Odds & Picks: The Wednesday Edge Sharps Are Betting
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- Mercer hosts its second game in three days when it takes on Chattanooga on Wednesday night.
- Despite beating the Bears earlier this season, Chattanooga opened as road underdogs.
- PJ Walsh breaks down how sharps have impacted Wednesday’s odds shift below.
Chattanooga vs. Mercer Odds
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Today’s college basketball schedule is what makes betting fun (and profitable) for savvy bettors.
Despite a handful of top-25 teams in action on national television, it’s Wednesday’s smaller matchups that are the smartest bets on the slate.
For example, the 2 p.m. ET Kent State vs. Ball State game is already showing as the biggest betting edge of the day, with tonight’s Chattanooga vs. Mercer matchup not far behind.
And according to our College Basketball PRO Report, sharp money is already flowing on Chattanooga vs. Mercer as well.
College Basketball Picks: Chattanooga vs. Mercer
After opening as a 4-point road underdog against Mercer, Chattanooga has ticked down to +3.5 (click here for live college basketball odds).
And as I mentioned above, the reason is wiseguy action.
Action Labs’ Bet Signals are reporting one instance of money from respected bettors forcing oddsmakers to adjust this line from +4 to +3.5.
Money, you say? The Action Network’s college basketball betting percentages reveal that the Mocs have landed 98% of the money wagered on just 51% of the bets.
Sharps are certainly getting doing on Chattanooga, and they’re not being shy about it either.
So why are professionals so bullish on this road underdog in this matchup?
Our college basketball model projects Chattanooga vs. Mercer spread at Mocs +2, resulting in a B-graded 5% edge considering bettors can snag the widely-available +3.5.
PRO Projections Pick: Chattanooga +3.5