The Hawks and Tigers are set to face off at 7:00 ET on FloH. The Tigers will host the game at SECU Arena in Towson, MD. The odds for this Coastal Athletic Association conference game currently have Towson as the -6.5 point favorite with the over/under line sitting at 133 points.

MONMOUTH HAWKS VS TOWSON TIGERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Towson Tigers -6.5

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

WHY BET THE TOWSON TIGERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-68 in favor of the Tigers.
  • Not only will Towson pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -6.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 133 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Will Monmouth Come Through as Road Underdogs?

Monmouth is heading into their 28th game of the season, with a record of 15-12. The Hawks have played one road game and lost, making their road record 1-11, while their home record is 14-1. As of now, Monmouth has a winning ATS record of 17-9-1. However, in their last five games, they are 2-3 vs. the spread.

After 27 games, Monmouth has an over/under record of 13-12-2, with their games averaging a combined 145.2 points per game so far. In the Hawks’ last five games, the combined scoring average stands at 151 points per game, accompanied by an over/under record of 2-2-1.

Monmouth recently showcased a strong offensive performance, scoring 84 points against Stony Brook. This output exceeded their season average of 72.4 points per game. Offensively, the Hawks hold a season-long field goal percentage of 43%, placing them 298th in the national rankings. When it comes to three-pointers, they are ranked 140th in terms of percentage and 154th in three-pointers made.

The Hawks’ defense is presently ranked 191st nationally, allowing an average of 72.8 points per contest. Monmouth’s three-point defense is currently 212nd in the country at 8.6 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 43.0% of their shots vs. Monmouth.

Do the Tigers Stand a Chance at Home?

As they head into their 28th game, Towson will face Monmouth with a record of 16-11. When playing away from home, the Tigers are 5-6 this season, while they have a 10-4 record at home. Towson has a positive record against the spread at 13-12. In their last five games, the team is 3-2 ATS.

Looking at their over/under performance through 27 games, Towson has an over/under record of 10-15-0, with their games averaging 131.6 points per game on average. Looking at the Tigers’ last three games, their over/under record is 1-2 with their games averaging 125 points per game.

Compared to their season average of 67.5 points per game, Towson struggled in their previous game. Against Hampton, the Tigers scored 61 points while finishing with a field goal percentage of 36.2%. Leading the team in scoring is Christian May, who is averaging 11.6 heading into today’s matchup. Additionally, Dylan Williamson also maintains a PPG average of 9.7 heading into game.

So far, the Tigers’ defense is ranked 16th in the country at 63.9 points per contest. In their previous game vs. Hampton, the Pirates finished with a field goal percentage of 45% and a total of 67 points vs. Towson.