Betting on today’s Lancers and Hawks game? Catch the action at Hytche Athletic Center in Princess Anne, MD, as the Hawks hosts this showdown at 8:00 ET on DSN. The Lancers are the favorites in this non-conference matchup against the Hawks. The over/under for the game is set at 138.5 points.
LONGWOOD LANCERS VS MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE HAWKS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Maryland Eastern Shore Hawks +9.5
This game will be played at Hytche Athletic Center at 8:00 ET on Wednesday, November 15th.
WHY BET THE MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE HAWKS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 73-69 in favor of the Hawks.
- Not only will Maryland Eastern Shore pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +9.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 138.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 142 points.
Is a Win at Princess Anne Possible for the Lancers?
The Lancers come into today’s matchup with a record of 0-1 after their most recent loss to St. Bonaventure (73-69). So far this season, all the Lancers’ games have been on the road. Longwood comes into today’s game with an ATS record of 0-1. Looking at the school’s last three games which includes last season, they hold an ATS record of 1-1 and an average scoring margin of 7.
After one game, Longwood’s over/under mark is 1-0-0 after posting an over/under record of 15-15-0 last season. When looking at the Lancers’ last three games, their over/under record is 2-0, with their games averaging 77 points per game.
The Longwood offense is coming off a game where they scored 69 points against St. Bonaventure. They posted a field goal percentage of 39.3% and connected on 3 threes. Johnathan Massie led the team in scoring, putting up 23 points. Additionally, Szymon Zapala contributed 20 points for the Lancers.
So far, the Lancers’ defense is ranked 20th in the country at 58.0 points per contest.
Does Maryland Eastern Shore Have What it Takes to Win as Home Underdogs?
Today, Longwood will take the floor vs. Longwood stting at 0-1. Over their previous five home games including last year, Longwood has gone 2-3 at home. Maryland Eastern Shore’s ATS record is 0-1 as they head into today’s matchup. Approaching their first home game of the season, Longwood went 6-4 vs. the spread at home last season.
Heading into their 2nd game of the season, Longwood has an over/under record of 1-0-0 after going 12-14-1 last season (over/under). In the Hawks’ last five games, the combined scoring average stands at 73 points per game, accompanied by an over/under record of 1-3.
The Longwood offense is coming off a game in which they scored 65 points vs. Temple. Overall their field goal percentage was 34.1% while connecting on 8 threes. The top scorer for the Hawks was Chase Davis with 15 points, while Devon Ellis also added 11 to the scoreboard.
At present, the Hawks’ defense is nationally ranked 91st, allowing 75.0 points per game.