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 for this game is set at 135 points, and Hofstra is favored by -4 vs. Drexel in a Coastal Athletic Association conference matchup.

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.

Taking a Look at the Dragons Chances in Hempstead

Drexel comes into their 28th game of the year with a 17-10 overall record. When playing away from home, the Dragons have gone 6-9 this season, while they have a 10-1 record at home. In regards to ATS, Drexel sits below the .500 mark with a 12-14 ATS record. In their most recent five games, they are 1-4 vs. the spread.

Looking at their over/under performance through 27 games, Drexel has an over/under record of 12-13-1, with their games averaging 137.2 points per game on average. The Dragons have seen their last five games conclude with a collective average of 142 points per game and an over/under record of 3-2.

Drexel’s offense is coming off a strong performance, scoring 81 points against Campbell. They had an overall field goal percentage of 46.7% and made 11/14 free throws. Justin Moore is the current leading scorer for the team, with an average of 12.2 as they approach today’s matchup. In addition, Amari Williams brings a PPG average of 12 into the game.

Coming into today’s game, the Drexel defense is giving up an average of 65.4 points per contest. 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.

Is A Home Victory Likely for Favored Hofstra?

Hofstra comes into their 28th game of the season with a 16-11 record. In away games, the Pride have gone 6-9 this season, while they have a 9-2 record at home. Hofstra’s ATS record is currently below .500 at 10-15-1. Looking at their last five games, the team is 3-2 against the spread.

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. Currently leading the team in scoring is Tyler Thomas who comes into today’s matchup averaging 22.1. Darlinstone Dubar also heads into the game with a PPG average of 17.9.

The Pride’s defense is presently ranked 108th nationally, allowing an average of 69.3 points per contest. In their most recent game, the Hofstra defense struggled to defend the three-point line, as Northeastern knocked down 13 three-pointers on their way to 62 points.