Saturday's game features the McNeese Cowboys (4-0) and the Western Carolina Catamounts (3-0) clashing at Ramsey Center (on November 18) at 4:00 PM ET. This matchup, according to our computer prediction, will result in a 73-63 win for McNeese.

Based on our computer prediction, McNeese is a good bet to cover the point spread, which currently sits at 6.5. The two sides are projected to come in below the 144.5 over/under.

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McNeese vs. Western Carolina Game Info & Odds

  • Date: Saturday, November 18, 2023
  • Time: 4:00 PM ET
  • TV: ESPN+
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on ESPN+
  • Where: Cullowhee, North Carolina
  • Venue: Ramsey Center
  • Line: Western Carolina -6.5
  • Point Total: 144.5
  • Moneyline (To Win): Western Carolina -250, McNeese +195

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McNeese vs. Western Carolina Score Prediction

  • Prediction: McNeese 73, Western Carolina 63

Spread & Total Prediction for McNeese vs. Western Carolina

  • Pick ATS: McNeese (+6.5)
  • Pick OU: Under (144.5)

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McNeese Performance Insights

  • With 69.2 points per game on offense, McNeese ranked 241st in the country last year. At the other end of the court, it surrendered 75.4 points per contest, which ranked 319th in college basketball.
  • The Cowboys grabbed 32 boards per game (163rd-ranked in college basketball) last year, while allowing 31.6 rebounds per contest (206th-ranked).
  • McNeese delivered 11.3 assists per game, which ranked them 313th in college basketball.
  • The Cowboys averaged 13.7 turnovers per game (323rd-ranked in college basketball). They forced 12.6 turnovers per contest (121st-ranked).
  • With 7.6 threes per game, the Cowboys were 149th in college basketball. They sported a 32.5% shooting percentage from three-point land, which ranked 273rd in college basketball.
  • McNeese, who was 322nd in college basketball with 8.5 threes conceded per game, allowed a 38.8% shooting percentage from beyond the arc, which was second-worst in the nation.
  • In terms of shot breakdown, McNeese took 60.1% two-pointers (accounting for 69.9% of the team's baskets) and 39.9% three-pointers (30.1%).

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