Looking to win big? The Hawks and Tigers face off at 7:00 ET on FloH. The Tigers are hosting the game at SECU Arena in Towson, MD. The over/under for this Coastal Athletic Association conference contest is set at 133 points, with Towson being favored by -6.5 at home against Monmouth.

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.

Taking a Look at the Hawks Chances on the Road

Monmouth currently holds a 15-12 record following their 84-61 victory over Stony Brook. The Hawks are 1-11 when playing away from home, but have a 14-1 record at home. As of today, Monmouth has a 17-9-1 record against the spread. On the road, the Hawks are 7-4-1 ATS, while at home they are 10-5 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. The Hawks’ last five games have culminated with an average of 151 points per game and an over/under record of 2-2-1.

Monmouth is fresh off a strong offensive showing, putting up 84 points versus Stony Brook. This output is higher than their season-average of 72.4 points per game. The top scorer for the Hawks was Nikita Konstantynovskyi with 22 points, while Jaret Valencia also added 17 to the scoreboard.

Currently, the Hawks’ defense holds the 191st rank in the nation, allowing 72.8 points per game. The Monmouth defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 61 points and allowed Stony Brook to connect on 9 threes.

Does Towson Have What it Takes to Win as Home Favorites?

Towson will be taking the court for their 28th game of the season, and they currently have a record of 16-11. When playing away from home, the Tigers are 5-6, while they are 10-4 when playing at home. Towson has a winning record against the spread, currently sitting at 13-12. In their last ten games, Towson is 3-2 vs. the spread.

Towson comes in with an over/under record of 10-15-0 through 27 games, with their games averaging a combined 131.6 points per game so far. Over the course of the last five games, the Tigers’ games have averaged 125 points per game, along with an over/under record of 2-3.

In their most recent game, the Towson offense concluded with only 61 points against Hampton. Throughout the game, they made 2/15 three-point attempts and had a field goal percentage of 36.2%. The top scorer for the Tigers was Charles Thompson with 17 points, while Christian May also added 12 to the scoreboard.

This season, the Towson defense has been impressive, holding the 16th position in the country while permitting an average of 63.9 points per contest. Towson’s three-point defense is currently 64th in the country at 6.1 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 41.4% of their shots vs. Towson.