Don’t miss out on the NCAA showdown between the Revolutionaries and Explorers. The game is starting at 2:00 ET on ESPN+, and it’s hosted by the Explorers at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. Get ready to place your bets! The over/under line for this matchup is currently at 147 points, and La Salle is favored by -2.5 to win at home against George Washington.

GEORGE WASHINGTON REVOLUTIONARIES VS LA SALLE EXPLORERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: La Salle Explorers -2.5

This game will be played at Barclays Center at 2:00 ET on Tuesday, March 12th.

WHY BET THE LA SALLE EXPLORERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-69 in favor of the Explorers.
  • Not only will La Salle pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -2.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 147 points, and we like the under with a projected 145 points.

Does George Washington Have A Chance at Barclays Center?

George Washington has struggled on the road this season, going just 3-9 away from home. They have lost eight straight road games and have an average scoring margin of -7.4 points per game on the road.

For the season, the Revolutionaries are 15-16 overall and 4-14 in Atlantic 10 play. They have gone 11-2 in non-conference games compared to 4-14 in conference contests.

George Washington has an ATS record of 13-16-1 this season and they are 8-8-1 vs. the spread as the underdog. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, the Revolutionaries have gone 4-5-1 vs. the spread.

Today’s over/under line of 147 is lower than the average over/under line in George Washington’s games this season (150). So far, 10 of their games have finished with fewer points than 147. In their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 and the average scoring total is 143.

In their most recent game, the George Washington offense concluded with only 65 points against Duquesne. Throughout the game, they made 7/19 three-point attempts and had a field goal percentage of 45.5%. James Bishop is leading the team in scoring at 18.3 points per contest. Darren Buchanan Jr. has also been a key contributor with a PPG average of 15.1 going into the game.

Coming into today’s game, the George Washington defense is giving up an average of 77.8 points per contest. In their previous game vs. Duquesne, the Dukes finished with a field goal percentage of 45% and a total of 67 points vs. George Washington.

Will La Salle Win at Home?

La Salle is 12-6 at home this season and have won four straight games at home. They are 9-2 when favored this season, and they have been favored in 11 of their 31 games. Overall, they are 15-16 this season.

On the other hand, George Washington is 3-10 on the road this season and have lost five straight games away from home. La Salle is favored by 2.5 points, and the over/under is 147 points. Their last game was a 64-54 loss to Loyola Chicago.

La Salle’s ATS mark for the season is 14-16-1, and they are 8-9-1 vs. the spread at home. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Explorers have gone 4-5-1.

La Salle’s over/under record for the season is 13-18 and the average over/under line in their games is 145. So far, 18 of their games have finished with less points than today’s line of 147. In their last three games, the average scoring total is 131 points and their over/under record over their last 10 games is 4-6.

The La Salle offense, in their latest game, managed to score just 54 points versus Loyola Chicago. During the game, they attempted 18 three-point shots and had a field goal percentage of 39%. The team’s top scorer is Khalil Brantley, who comes into today’s matchup with an average of 15.1, while Jhamir Brickus also maintains a PPG average of 13.5 leading up to the game.

At this time, the Explorers’ defense is positioned 214th in the country, permitting 73.4 points per game. In their previous game vs. Loyola Chicago, the Ramblers finished with a field goal percentage of 37% and a total of 64 points vs. La Salle.