The Blue Devils and Seahawks are set to face off at 7:00 ET on NEC. The Seahawks will host the game at Spiro Sports Center in Staten Island, NY. In this Northeast matchup, Central Connecticut State is favored bt -2.5 vs. Wagner. The over/under for the game is 125 points.

CENTRAL CONNECTICUT STATE BLUE DEVILS VS WAGNER SEAHAWKS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Wagner Seahawks +2.5

This game will be played at Spiro Sports Center at 7:00 ET on Thursday, February 22nd.

WHY BET THE WAGNER SEAHAWKS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Seahawks.
  • Not only will Wagner pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +2.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 125 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Can Central Connecticut State Pull Out the Win as Road Favorites?

Central Connecticut State comes into their 26th game of the season with a 15-10 record. On the road, the Blue Devils are 7-6, while they are 5-3 at home. As of now, Central Connecticut State holds a 14-6-1 record against the spread heading into today’s matchup. On the road, the Blue Devils are 10-2-1 vs. the spread, while at home they are 4-4.

In 25 games, Central Connecticut State comes in with an over/under mark of 10-11-0, with their games averaging 139.4 points per game. When looking at the Blue Devils’ last three games, their over/under record is 1-2, with their games averaging 137 points per game.

The Central Connecticut State offense is coming off a game in which they scored 71 points vs. Fairleigh Dickinson. Overall their field goal percentage was 41.8% while connecting on 7 threes. The team’s scoring leader is Allan Jeanne-Rose, who holds an average of 14.9 as they head into today’s matchup. Additionally, Jordan Jones is averaging 13 points per game this season.

The Blue Devils’ defense is presently ranked 46th nationally, allowing an average of 66.5 points per contest. In today’s game vs. Wagner, the Central Connecticut State defense will be looking to do a better job avoiding putting opponents on the line. In their last game, Central Connecticut State made 18 free-throws vs. the Blue Devils.

Can Wagner Lock in a Home Win?

In their most recent game, Wagner suffered a 63-53 loss to Sacred Heart, bringing their overall record to 12-12. So far this season, Wagner has gone 5-8 on the road and 4-3 at home. As of today’s game, Wagner holds a 9-11 ATS record. In their last ten games, Wagner has gone 2-3 vs. the spread.

So far, Wagner’s games have averaged 125 points per game with the average over/under line being 129.2 points. The Seahawks have seen their last five games conclude with a collective average of 128 points per game and an over/under record of 3-2.

Most recently, the Wagner offense finished with just 53 points vs. Sacred Heart. For the game, they hit 7/21 three-point attempts and a field goal percentage of 32.7%. Leading the team in scoring is Melvin Council Jr., who is averaging 14.8 heading into today’s matchup. Additionally, Tahron Allen also maintains a PPG average of 10 heading into game.

At this time, the Seahawks’ defense is positioned 9th in the country, permitting 62.8 points per game. In their previous game vs. Sacred Heart, the Pioneers finished with a field goal percentage of 32% and a total of 63 points vs. Wagner.