Looking to win big? The Phoenix and Aggies face off at 4:00 ET on CBSS. The Aggies are hosting the game at Corbett Sports Center in Greensboro, NC. Elon is favored by -1.5 in this Coastal Athletic Association conference contest against North Carolina A&T. The game’s over/under currently sits at 146.5 points.

ELON PHOENIX VS NORTH CAROLINA A&T AGGIES BETTING PICK

The Pick: North Carolina A&T Aggies +1.5

This game will be played at Corbett Sports Center at 4:00 ET on Saturday, February 3rd.

WHY BET THE NORTH CAROLINA A&T AGGIES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 74-69 in favor of the Aggies.
  • Not only will North Carolina A&T pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +1.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 146.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 143 points.

Can the Phoenix Pull Off a Win at Greensboro?

Elon comes into this game as the favorite, with a record of 6-1 when favored this season. They are 9-13 overall and 2-7 in the Coastal Athletic Association.

On the road, the Phoenix are 3-9 this season, and they have gone just 1-4 in their last five games away from home. Their average scoring margin on the road this season is -7.9 points per game.

Elon’s ATS record this season is 7-13, but they are 4-3 vs. the spread when favored. On the road, they have gone 5-7 ATS this year and are 1-2 vs. the spread in their last 3 road games. As the favorite, the Phoenix have gone 2-1 ATS in their last 3 games and are 5-5 ATS in their last 10 as the favorite.

Today’s over/under line of 146.5 is lower than the average over/under line in Elon’s games this season (147.5). This year, the over/under record in their games is 12-7-1. In their last three games, the average scoring total is 144 points and their over/under record in their last 10 games is 5-5.

In their recent matchup, the Elon offense ended with 67 points against Campbell. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 41.8% and made 6 threes. Currently leading the team in scoring is Max Mackinnon who comes into today’s matchup averaging 12.3. Rob Higgins also heads into the game with a PPG average of 11.4.

At this time, the Phoenix’s defense is positioned 264th in the country, permitting 76.8 points per game. Against Campbell in their most recent game, the Elon defense gave up a total of 69 points while allowing Campbell to hit 41% of their shots.

Can the Aggies Lock in a Home Win?

North Carolina A&T has struggled on the road this season, going just 3-8 away from home. They currently have a two-game losing streak on the road, and their average margin of defeat is -15.7 points per game. At home, the Aggies are 4-5 this season, and they have won their last three games at home.

Overall, North Carolina A&T is 7-15 this season, including a 5-4 record in conference play. They have gone just 2-11 in non-conference games. In their last game, the Aggies defeated Hampton by a score of 59-58.

North Carolina A&T has an overall ATS record of 11-9 this season. At home, their ATS mark is 4-5. Over their last three home games, the Aggies have gone 2-1 vs. the spread. As the underdog, they have an ATS record of 10-8 this year and are 7-3 in their last 10 games as the underdog.

Today’s over/under line of 146.5 is very close to the season-long average over/under line of 145.8 for North Carolina A&T games. So far, their over/under record is 10-10. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 129 points, which is lower than today’s over/under line of 146.5. In their last 10 games, their over/under record is 3-7.

In their most recent game, the North Carolina A&T offense concluded with only 59 points against Hampton. Throughout the game, they made 8/22 three-point attempts and had a field goal percentage of 37.5%. The team’s top scorer is Landon Glasper, who comes into today’s matchup with an average of 21.3, while Camian Shell also maintains a PPG average of 11.6 leading up to the game.

The Aggies’ defense is presently ranked 295th nationally, allowing an average of 79.0 points per contest. In their previous game vs. Hampton, the Pirates finished with a field goal percentage of 37% and a total of 58 points vs. North Carolina A&T.