Betting on today’s Dragons and Pride game? Catch the action at Mack Sports Complex in Hempstead, NY, as the Pride hosts this showdown at 7:00 ET on CBSS. The over/under line for this matchup is currently at 135 points, and Hofstra is favored by -4 to win at home against Drexel.

DREXEL DRAGONS VS HOFSTRA PRIDE BETTING PICK

The Pick: Hofstra Pride -4

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

WHY BET THE HOFSTRA PRIDE:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-68 in favor of the Pride.
  • Not only will Hofstra pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -4.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 135 points, and we like the over with a projected 143 points.

Can Drexel Stun the Crowd at Mack Sports Complex?

With their most recent win being an 81-66 victory against Campbell, Drexel now holds a 17-10 record. In away games, the Dragons are 6-9, while they have a 10-1 record at home. Drexel has a sub-.500 ATS record at 12-14. In their last ten games, Drexel is 1-4 vs. the spread.

Through 27 games, Drexel has an over/under record of 12-13-1 with their games averaging a combined 137.2 points per game so far. When assessing the Dragons’ performance in their last three games, their over/under record stands at 3-0, with their games averaging 150 points per game.

In their latest game, Drexel offense put up 81 points against Campbell. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 46.7% and made 14 threes. In terms of offense, the Dragons have a season-long field goal percentage of 45%, putting them 155th in the NCAA. Regarding three-pointers, they are ranked 219th in percentage and 267th in three-pointers made.

At this time, the Dragons’ defense is positioned 31st in the country, permitting 65.4 points per game. Against Campbell in their most recent game, the Drexel defense gave up a total of 66 points while allowing Campbell to hit 46% of their shots.

Can The Pride Secure a Home Victory?

With their 28th game of the season on the horizon, Hofstra currently holds a 16-11 overall record. In away games, the Pride have a 6-9 record, while at home they are 9-2. Hofstra’s against the spread (ATS) record is below .500, sitting at 10-15-1. In their last ten games, Hofstra has gone 3-2 ATS.

Hofstra’s games have, on average, featured 143.8 points per game leading to an over/under record of 12-14-0. Their average over/under line is currently 145.1 points so far. The Pride’s have recorded an over/under record of 2-1 in their last three games, with their games averaging 143 points per game.

Hofstra’s offense is coming off a good game, putting up 82 points vs. Northeastern. Overall, they hit 56.1% of their shots from the field and went 5/6 from the free-throw line. For the season, the Hofstra offense has struggled to get to the free-throw line, ranking just 364th in terms of free-throw attempts per game. Their overall field goal percentage is currently 47%.

Currently, the Pride’s defense holds the 108th rank in the nation, allowing 69.3 points per game. So far, the Hofstra defense is giving up an average of 8.6 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 10 times per game (414th).