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In this year's Sun Belt Championship Game, the Troy Trojans are strong favorites (-7.5) over the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers. Veterans Memorial Stadium in Troy, Alabama will act as host on December 3, 2022, starting at 3:30 PM ETand airing on ESPN. The expected point total for the matchup is set at 47.5.

The Chanticleers are 7.5-point underdogs against the Trojans (the game has a total of 47.5 points).

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Odds and Game Info

  • Game Day: Saturday, December 3, 2022
  • Game Time: 3:30 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • Location: Troy, Alabama
  • Stadium: Veterans Memorial Stadium
  • Spread Favorite: Troy (-7.5)
  • Moneyline: Troy (-300), Coastal Carolina (+241)
  • Total: 47.5 Points

Troy Betting Info

  • Troy has nine wins in 12 games against the spread this year.
  • As at least a 7.5-point favorite, Troy has two wins ATS (2-3).
  • Troy has played 12 games this year, and five of them have hit the over.
  • The Trojans were the moneyline favorite seven times this season, and won all of those games.
  • The Trojans have won all five games they have played with moneyline odds of -300 or shorter.

Coastal Carolina Betting Info

  • Against the spread, Coastal Carolina is 4-6-1 this year.
  • Coastal Carolina doesn't have a win ATS (0-1) as a 7.5-point underdog or greater this season.
  • This year, six of Coastal Carolina's 11 games have gone over the point total.
  • The Chanticleers have won two of the three games they've played as underdogs this season.
  • This season, the Chanticleers have won one of their two games when they're the underdog by at least +241 on the moneyline.

Troy vs. Coastal Carolina Comparison

Compare 2022 season stats for Trojans and Chanticleers
Trojans Stats Chanticleers
247 Pass yards 242.6
198.1 Pass yards against 278.4
125.3 Rush yards 166.3
117.9 Rush yards against 134.1
-1 Turnover differential +8

Troy Leaders

  • Gunnar Watson has thrown for 2,382 yards (198.5 ypg) to lead Troy, completing 61.4% of his passes and tossing 10 touchdown passes compared to 10 interceptions this season.
  • Kimani Vidal has 1,011 rushing yards on 189 carries with nine touchdowns.
  • DK Billingsley has racked up 599 yards on 125 attempts, scoring five times.
  • Tez Johnson's team-high 759 yards as a receiver have come on 49 receptions (out of 70 targets) with four touchdowns.
  • Rajae' Johnson-Sanders has hauled in 30 receptions totaling 538 yards, finding the end zone four times as a receiver so far this campaign.
  • Deshon Stoudemire has been the target of 54 passes and racked up 35 grabs for 392 yards, an average of 32.7 yards per contest. He's found the end zone one time through the air this season.
  • T.J. Jackson has collected eight sacks to pace the team, while also recording nine TFL and 45 tackles.
  • Troy's tackle leader, Carlton Martial, has 82 tackles, one TFL, 0.5 sacks, and one interception this year.
  • Reddy Steward leads the team with three interceptions, while also putting up 32 tackles, one TFL, and three passes defended.

Coastal Carolina Leaders

  • Grayson McCall leads Coastal Carolina with 2,314 yards on 168-of-244 passing with 21 touchdowns compared to one interception this season. He has chipped in with 165 rushing yards (15 ypg) on 76 carries while scoring four touchdowns on the ground.
  • The team's top rusher, CJ Beasley, has carried the ball 129 times for 670 yards (60.9 per game) with four touchdowns.
  • Reese White has run for 443 yards across 80 attempts, scoring four touchdowns.
  • Sam Pinckney's 836 receiving yards (76 yards per game) are best on his team. He has 56 catches on 83 targets with two touchdowns.
  • Jared Brown has collected 709 receiving yards (64.5 yards per game) and five touchdowns on 42 receptions.
  • Tyson Mobley's 40 targets have resulted in 29 receptions for 369 yards and four touchdowns.
  • Adrian Hope has racked up five sacks to lead the team, while also recording four TFL, 17 tackles, and one interception.
  • JT Killen, Coastal Carolina's tackle leader, has 43 tackles, three TFL, and 2.5 sacks this year.
  • Lance Boykin has a team-leading two interceptions to go along with 14 tackles, one TFL, one sack, and two passes defended.

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Troy vs. Coastal Carolina Over/Under Trends

  • Troy and its opponents have gone over 47.5 combined points in five of 12 games this season.
  • Coastal Carolina games this season have had a combined scoring total higher than 47.5 points in 10 of 11 outings.
  • Troy's contests this year have an average total of 48.8, 1.3 more points than this game's over/under.
  • Coastal Carolina's contests this season have a 59-point average over/under, 11.5 more points than this game's total.

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