Planning on watching today’s Owls and Eagles game? Catch the action at Alico Arena in Fort Myers, FL, as the Eagles hosts this showdown at 7:00 ET on ESPN+. The over/under for this Atlantic Sun conference contest is set at 154 points, with Florida Gulf Coast being favored by -3 at home against Kennesaw State.

KENNESAW STATE OWLS VS FLORIDA GULF COAST EAGLES BETTING PICK

The Pick: Florida Gulf Coast Eagles -3

This game will be played at Alico Arena at 7:00 ET on Thursday, February 22nd.

WHY BET THE FLORIDA GULF COAST EAGLES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-68 in favor of the Eagles.
  • Not only will Florida Gulf Coast pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -3.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 154 points, and we like the under with a projected 143 points.

Will the Owls Win in Fort Myers?

In today’s game against Florida Gulf Coast, Kennesaw State comes in with a 14-13 overall record. In away games, the Owls have a 4-9 record this season, while going 8-4 at home. As Kennesaw State prepares to face Florida Gulf Coast, their ATS record stands at 9-15-1. Over their last five games, the team has gone 1-4 vs. the spread.

Up to this point, games involving Kennesaw State have had an average of 164.7 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 159.6 points. Their over/under record is 16-9-0. In their most recent three games, the Owls’ over/under record is 1-2, with their games averaging 161 points per game.

Kennesaw State’s offense is coming off a strong performance vs. North Florida, finishing the game with a total of 81 points. Their season average is now 83.5 points per game. Offensively, the Owls have a season long field goal percentage of 44%, which is 208th in the nation. In terms of three-pointers, they are 282nd in percentage and 22nd in three-pointers made.

At present, the Owls’ defense is nationally ranked 321st, allowing 80.4 points per game. In their previous game vs. North Florida, the Ospreys finished with a field goal percentage of 46% and a total of 82 points vs. Kennesaw State.

Will Florida Gulf Coast Make it Happen at Home?

Florida Gulf Coast currently has a record of 11-16 after playing 27 games. In road games, the Eagles are 3-11, while they are 5-5 at home. As Florida Gulf Coast gets ready to play against Kennesaw State, their ATS record stands at 12-12. Looking at their performance over the past five games, they have a solid 4-1 record vs. the spread.

Through 27 games, Florida Gulf Coast has an over/under record of 10-14-0 with their games averaging a combined 141 points per game so far. When analyzing the Eagles’ last five games, they have produced a combined average of 137 points per game and an over/under record of 1-4.

In their latest game, Florida Gulf Coast offense put up 60 points against Stetson. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 45.5% and made 5 threes. The team’s top scorer is Zach Anderson, who comes into today’s matchup with an average of 13.3, while Keeshawn Kellman also maintains a PPG average of 12.1 leading up to the game.

Currently, the Eagles’ defense holds the 164th rank in the nation, allowing 71.7 points per game. On average, opposing teams are hitting 7.9 threes per game vs. Kennesaw State. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 33.7%.