Betting on today’s Terriers and Midshipmen game? Catch the action at Alumni Hall (Navy) in Annapolis, MD, as the Midshipmen hosts this showdown at 7:00 ET on ESPN+. The over/under for this game is set at 128.5 points, and the Midshipmen are the home favorites against the Terriers in a Patriot League conference matchup.

BOSTON TERRIERS VS NAVY MIDSHIPMEN BETTING PICK

The Pick: Navy Midshipmen -2.5

This game will be played at Alumni Hall (Navy) at 7:00 ET on Wednesday, January 3rd.

WHY BET THE NAVY MIDSHIPMEN:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 77-68 in favor of the Midshipmen.
  • Not only will Navy pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -2.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 128.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 145 points.

Do the Terriers Have a Shot at a Win at Annapolis?

Boston comes into today’s game against Navy with a 5-8 record on the season. The Terriers are 2-6 on the road and 2-2 overall. Boston’s ATS record is currently sitting at 4-8, which is below .500. In their last ten games this season, Boston has gone 2-3 vs. the spread.

In 13 games, Boston comes in with an over/under mark of 5-7-0, with their games averaging 131.8 points per game. The Terriers have an over/under record of 1-2 in their last three games, with their games averaging 129 points per game.

Boston recently showcased a strong offensive performance, scoring 74 points against Merrimack College. This output exceeded their season average of 66.1 points per game. On the offensive front, the Terriers have a season-long field goal percentage of 41%, ranking 344th nationally. When it comes to three-point shooting, they are ranked 288th in terms of percentage and 192nd in three-pointers made.

In the current season, the Boston defense has excelled, sitting 66th in the nation by allowing 66.3 points per game. In their previous game vs. Merrimack College, the Warriors finished with a field goal percentage of 51% and a total of 63 points vs. Boston.

Is A Home Victory Likely for the Favored Midshipmen?

Navy comes into this game with a 4-7 record after defeating William & Mary 77-65 in their previous game. In their previous ten games at home, which includes last year, Navy has a 7-3 record. Navy has a winning record against the spread at 6-4. Over their last five games, they are 4-0 ATS.

Up to this point, games involving Navy have had an average of 132.2 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 135.4 points. Their over/under record is 4-5-1. When analyzing the Midshipmen’s last five games, they have produced a combined average of 139 points per game and an over/under record of 2-1-1.

In their latest game, Navy offense put up 77 points against William & Mary. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 49% and made 5 threes. Leading Navy in scoring vs. William & Mary was Austin Benigni with his 28 points. Donovan Draper also added 21 points for the Midshipmen.

Currently, the Midshipmen’s defense holds the 24th rank in the nation, allowing 63.3 points per game. Navy’s three-point defense is currently 47th in the country at 5.5 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 37.8% of their shots vs. Navy.