Chattanooga vs. East Tennessee State College Basketball Odds & Sharp Betting Pick: Pros, Projections & Experts Aligned on Spread (Saturday, Feb. 6)
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- Chattanooga faces East Tennessee State in under-the-radar college basketball action on Saturday afternoon.
- While the game might now appear to be very intriguing to the casual college basketball fan, sharp bettors have taken notice.
- Danny Donahue breaks down exactly what that means for Mocs-Bucs below.
College Basketball Odds: Chattanooga vs. East Tennessee State
|PRO Projection||ETSU -3|
|Time||4 p.m. ET|
This time of year, Saturdays mean college basketball — and a lot of it.
But while bettors have a triple-digit slate of games from which to choose — one that includes matchups like UNC-Duke and Kansas-West Virginia, I might add — it’s a lowly Southern Conference game that’s offering the most betting value, according to our PRO Report.
Below you’ll find how sharps, our experts and our model’s projections have come to an agreement on Chattanooga vs. East Tennessee.
Note: Odds, data as of 11 a.m. ET.
College Basketball Sharp Betting Pick: Chattanooga vs. East Tennessee State
This game isn’t atop the most heavily bet list (shocker, I know), but those who have bet the spread have distributed themselves fairly evenly. As of writing, East Tennessee State is the slightly more popular pick, at 52%.
But despite the balanced action, ETSU has fallen from -6.5 to -5.5, and even as far as -5 in some spots. That should tell you something about the type of bettors on the other side,
Four Bet Signals from Action Labs have confirmed that suspicion, revealing four instances of market-wide movement caused specifically by sharp action on Chattanooga.
Sharp Action edge: Chattanooga
For sharps to be so heavy on the Mocs, they must think this spread is off — and our model agrees.
In fact, it pegs the true spread at ETSU -3, leaving plenty of room for bettors to find value on Chattanooga, even after the initial line move.
Model Projections edge: Chattanooga
One of our top college basketball experts has also jumped on the Chattanooga train.
You can follow all our experts’ picks, and get notified right when they make them, by downloading the free Action App.
Top Experts edge: Chattanooga