Looking to win big? The Bearcats and River Hawks face off at 6:30 ET on ESPN+. The River Hawks are hosting the game at Costello Athletic Center in Lowell, MA. The over/under for this America East conference contest is set at 143.5 points, with Massachusetts-Lowell being favored by -9.5 at home against Binghamton.


The Pick: Binghamton Bearcats +9.5

This game will be played at Costello Athletic Center at 6:30 ET on Thursday, February 22nd.


  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 74-69 in favor of the River Hawks.
  • Even though we have Massachusetts-Lowell winning straight-up, we like Binghamton at +9.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 143.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 143 points.

Can the Bearcats Grab a Win on the Road?

Binghamton will be playing their 26th game of the season against Massachusetts-Lowell and they currently have a 12-13 record. The Bearcats have a 4-9 record on the road and a 6-4 record overall. Binghamton is currently performing above average against the spread, with an ATS record of 12-11. In their last ten games, Binghamton has gone 4-1 vs. the spread.

After 25 games, Binghamton has an over/under record of 10-12-1, with their games averaging a combined 141.5 points per game so far. The Bearcats have an over/under record of 1-2 in their last three games, with their games averaging 143 points per game.

The Binghamton offense is coming off a game in which they scored 69 points vs. NJIT. Overall their field goal percentage was 52.1% while connecting on 3 threes. The top scorer for the Bearcats was Armon Harried with 17 points, while Tariq Balogun also added 14 to the scoreboard.

So far, the Bearcats’ defense is ranked 156th in the country at 71.4 points per contest. So far, the Binghamton defense is giving up an average of 7.9 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 11.6 times per game (576th).

Is It the River Hawks Game to Lose at Home?

In today’s game against Binghamton, the Massachusetts-Lowell team, who currently has a 17-7 record, will be playing at home. Looking back at their last ten home games, which includes last year, Massachusetts-Lowell has a 7-3 record. Heading into their game against Binghamton, Massachusetts-Lowell holds an ATS record of 11-10. In their previous five games, they are 3-2 vs. the spread.

Through 24 games, Massachusetts-Lowell has an over/under record of 10-11-0 with their games averaging a combined 146.4 points per game so far. The River Hawks have an over/under record of 2-1 in their last three games, with their games averaging 157 points per game.

Massachusetts-Lowell recently showcased a strong offensive performance, scoring 86 points against Bryant. This output exceeded their season average of 80.1 points per game. The team’s scoring leader is Ayinde Hikim, who holds an average of 15.2 as they head into today’s matchup. Additionally, Quinton Mincey is averaging 12.8 points per game this season.

At this time, the River Hawks’ defense is positioned 90th in the country, permitting 68.7 points per game. The Massachusetts-Lowell defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 77 points and allowed Bryant to connect on 5 threes.