North Carolina A&T @ East Carolina
Current Records: North Carolina A&T 3-6; East Carolina 7-2
What to Know
The East Carolina Pirates are 3-1 against the North Carolina A&T Aggies since December of 2015, and they'll have a chance to extend that success Tuesday. They will face off against one another at 7 p.m. ET at Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum. East Carolina is out to keep their six-game home win streak alive.
The Gardner-Webb Bulldogs typically have all the answers at home, but this past Saturday the Pirates proved too difficult a challenge. East Carolina came out on top against the Bulldogs by a score of 62-52. The top scorer for East Carolina was guard J.J. Miles (15 points).
Meanwhile, North Carolina A&T was fully in charge this past Friday, breezing past the Carver College Cougars 97-55 at home.
East Carolina is the favorite in this one, with an expected 10.5-point margin of victory. Those playing the odds have seen things go back and forth with the Pirates, who are 5-4 against the spread.
Their wins bumped East Carolina to 7-2 and the Aggies to 3-6. We'll see which team can carry over their success and which team inevitably falls when East Carolina and North Carolina A&T clash.
How To Watch
- When: Tuesday at 7 p.m. ET
- Where: Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum -- Greenville, North Carolina
- TV: ESPN Plus
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Pirates are a big 10.5-point favorite against the Aggies, 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 a 10.5-point spread, and stayed right there.
East Carolina have won three out of their last four games against North Carolina A&T.
- Dec 28, 2018 - East Carolina 77 vs. North Carolina A&T 57
- Nov 26, 2017 - North Carolina A&T 87 vs. East Carolina 81
- Nov 14, 2016 - East Carolina 61 vs. North Carolina A&T 51
- Dec 13, 2015 - East Carolina 71 vs. North Carolina A&T 60