After a two-game homestand, the North Carolina Central Eagles will be on the road. They will take on the Gardner-Webb Bulldogs at 7 p.m. ET Monday at Paul Porter Arena. These two teams are strolling into their game after big wins in their previous games.
The Eagles simply couldn’t be stopped this past Saturday, as they easily beat the Apprentice School Builders at home 96-56.
Meanwhile, everything went Gardner-Webb’s way against the Western Carolina Catamounts this past Saturday as they made off with an 87-59 win.
North Carolina Central have to know they’ll be fighting an uphill battle given the 11.50 point spread they are up against. Those playing the odds have seen things go back and forth with North Carolina Central, who is 2-2 against the spread.
Their wins bumped North Carolina Central to 2-4 and Gardner-Webb to 3-3. With both the Eagles and the Bulldogs swaggering in after impressive performances, it will be interesting to see which team steps up to teach the other some humility.
How To Watch
- When: Monday at 7 p.m. ET
- Where: Paul Porter Arena — Boiling Springs, North Carolina
The Bulldogs are a big 11.5-point favourite against the Eagles, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as an 11.5-point spread, and stayed right there.
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This is the first time these teams have played each other within the last six years.