Looking to win big? The Midshipmen and Terriers face off at 7:00 ET on ESPN+. The Terriers are hosting the game at Case Gym in Boston, MA. The over/under line for this matchup is currently at 132.5 points, and Boston is favored by -4 to win at home against Navy.

NAVY MIDSHIPMEN VS BOSTON TERRIERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Boston Terriers -4

This game will be played at Case Gym at 7:00 ET on Thursday, March 7th.

WHY BET THE BOSTON TERRIERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-69 in favor of the Terriers.
  • Not only will Boston pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -4.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 132.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 145 points.

Will the Navy Defense Show Up on the Road?

After winning their last game against Loyola Maryland by a score of 64-48, Navy comes into this game with a record of 13-17. Over their last ten games, the Midshipmen have gone 3-7 on the road.

As the underdog, Navy has gone 2-14 this season. So far, they have gone 3-12 on the road.

Against the spread, Navy has gone 13-15-1 this season. On the road, their ATS mark is 7-8 and over their last 3 road games, they are 2-1 vs. the spread. As the underdog, the Midshipmen have gone 6-9-1 vs. the spread this year and over their last 3 games as the underdog, they are 2-1 ATS.

Today’s over/under line of 132.5 is very similar to the average over/under line in Navy’s games this season (133.3). On the year, their over/under record is 15-13-1. Over their last three games, their games have averaged 122 points compared to their season average of 133.5 points per game.

In their most recent game, the Navy offense concluded with only 64 points against Loyola Maryland. Throughout the game, they made 4/11 three-point attempts and had a field goal percentage of 44%. Offensively, the Midshipmen hold a season-long field goal percentage of 39%, placing them 389th in the national rankings. When it comes to three-pointers, they are ranked 340th in terms of percentage and 319th in three-pointers made.

So far, the Midshipmen’s defense is ranked 43rd in the country at 66.6 points per contest. Against Loyola Maryland in their most recent game, the Navy defense gave up a total of 48 points while allowing Loyola Maryland to hit 44% of their shots.

Can Boston Pull Out the Win as Home Favorites?

At home this season, Boston has gone 6-6, and they will enter this game with a two-game win streak at home. Over their last 10 games at home, they have gone 6-4.

This season, Boston has been the favorite in 10 games, going 5-5 in those matchups. Overall, they have a record of 15-16, and they have won three straight games.

As the favorite this season, Boston has gone 4-5-1 against the spread. At home, the Terriers have an ATS record of 5-6-1. Over their last three home games, Boston is 2-1 vs. the spread.

This season, the over/under record for Boston’s games is 12-16. So far, their games have averaged 131.2 points per game while the average over/under line in their games is 132.9. This year, 14 of their games have had a lower over/under line than today’s line of 132.5. In their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 and their contests in their last five games have averaged 144 points.

In their recent matchup, the Boston offense ended with 94 points against Holy Cross. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 50.9% and made 11 threes. On offense, Boston has been struggling with their efficiency, coming into today’s game with a field goal percentgage of 41%. So far, they are 290th in free-throws made on a free throw shooting percentage of 72%.

So far, the Terriers’ defense is ranked 30th in the country at 65.8 points per contest. So far, the Boston defense is giving up an average of 6.7 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 10.8 times per game (495th).