Looking to win big? The Pride and Dragons face off at 7:00 ET on FloH. The Dragons are hosting the game at Daskalakis Athletic Center in Philadelphia, PA. This Coastal Athletic Association conference matchup has an over/under of 133 points, and Drexel is favored to win by -3.5 at home vs. Hofstra.

HOFSTRA PRIDE VS DREXEL DRAGONS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Drexel Dragons -3.5

This game will be played at Daskalakis Athletic Center at 7:00 ET on Thursday, February 15th.

WHY BET THE DREXEL DRAGONS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-68 in favor of the Dragons.
  • Not only will Drexel pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -3.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 133 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Can the Pride Grab a Win on the Road?

Despite being the underdog, Hofstra has a record of 14-6 when favored this season. On the road, the Pride have gone 6-8, and their average scoring margin is +1.8 points per game.

Over their last 10 games on the road, Hofstra has gone just 3-7. However, they are currently riding a four-game winning streak, and they are coming off an 81-49 win over North Carolina A&T.

As the underdog, Hofstra has struggled vs. the spread this year, going just 1-3. Their overall ATS mark is 8-15-1. On the road, their ATS record is 6-8 and over their last 10 road games, the Pride are just 3-7 vs. the spread.

Hofstra’s over/under record this season is 10-14 and today’s line of 133 is lower than the average over/under line in their games (145.9). So far, 16 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 121 points and their OU record during that stretch is 0-3.

Coming off their recent game, the Hofstra offense tallied 81 points in a matchup against North Carolina A&T. Their field goal percentage for the game was 50.8%, and they made 11 threes. The Hofstra offense has been looking to get up shots from outside so far this season, averaging 28.1 three-point attempts per contest. Overall, they have connected on 36% of their looks from outside this season.

So far, the Pride’s defense is ranked 99th in the country at 69.2 points per contest. In their previous game vs. North Carolina A&T, the Aggies finished with a field goal percentage of 26% and a total of 49 points vs. Hofstra.

Is It the Dragons Game to Lose at Home?

The Drexel Dragons will look to snap their three-game losing streak when they host the Hofstra Pride. Drexel has been dominant at home this season, going 8-1 with an average scoring margin of +14.7 points per game.

Overall, Drexel is 15-10 on the season, including an 8-4 record in Coastal Athletic Association play. The Dragons have been favored in 16 of their 25 games, going 12-4 in those contests.

As the favorite, Drexel has gone 9-7 vs. the spread this season. Their overall ATS record is 11-13. At home, the Dragons are 6-3 vs. the spread this year and their last 10 ATS as the favorite is 5-5.

Today’s over/under line of 133 is lower than the average over/under line of 135.9 in Drexel’s games this year. So far, 14 of their games have finished with less than 133 points. Currently, their over/under record for the season is 10-13-1. In their last three games, the average scoring total is 136 points.

The Dragons’ offense finished with 70 points in their previous game, mirroring their current average of 72.3 points per contest. In terms of offense, the Dragons have a season-long field goal percentage of 45%, putting them 172nd in the NCAA. Regarding three-pointers, they are ranked 278th in percentage and 296th in three-pointers made.

Coming into today’s game, the Drexel defense is giving up an average of 64.9 points per contest. Against Charleston, the Dragons’ defense gave up 80 points and did a good job not fouling. For the game, Charleston only made 7 free-throws.