Planning on watching today’s Royals and Hatters game? Catch the action at Edmunds Center in DeLand, FL, as the Hatters hosts this showdown at 7:00 ET on ESPN+. The over/under for this Atlantic Sun conference contest is set at 159 points, with Stetson being favored by -6 at home against Queens (NC).

QUEENS (NC) ROYALS VS STETSON HATTERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Stetson Hatters -6

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

WHY BET THE STETSON HATTERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 88-59 in favor of the Hatters.
  • Not only will Stetson pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -6.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 159 points, and we like the under with a projected 147 points.

Will Queens (NC) Find a Way to Win on the Road?

The Royals of Queens (NC) have played 28 games and come into this contest with an overall record of 11-17. In away games, they have yet to win a game, going 0-14, while at home they have a 9-3 record. As Queens (NC) prepares to play against Stetson, their ATS record stands at 12-13-1. Over their previous five games, the team has gone 3-1-1 vs. the spread.

Up to this point, games involving Queens (NC) have had an average of 160.3 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 156.2 points. Their over/under record is 19-7-0. Looking at the Royals’ last three games, their over/under record is 2-1 with their games averaging 155 points per game.

Against Jacksonville, the Queens (NC) had a tough time putting up points compared to their season average of 80.3 points per game. They scored 74 points and posted a field goal percentage of 45.3% in the game. Offensively, the Royals hold a season-long field goal percentage of 44%, placing them 213rd in the national rankings. When it comes to three-pointers, they are ranked 257th in terms of percentage and 54th in three-pointers made.

Looking at the Queens (NC) defense, they will be looking for a better performance considering they are currently conceding 82.1 points per game (332nd). The Queens (NC) defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 65 points and allowed Jacksonville to connect on 9 threes.

Are Stetson Ready for a Home Win?

Stetson comes into their next game with a 17-10 record after narrowly defeating Florida Gulf Coast by a score of 61-60. In their away games, the Hatters have a 5-9 record, while at home they are 9-1. Heading into today’s game, Stetson holds a 13-11 ATS record. In their previous five games, they are 3-2 vs. the spread.

After 27 games, Stetson has an over/under record of 9-13-2, with their games averaging a combined 146.4 points per game so far. The Hatters’ have recorded an over/under record of 2-1 in their last three games, with their games averaging 149 points per game.

Stetson offense recently wrapped up a game with a total of 61 points against Florida Gulf Coast. In that game, they made 5/25 three-point attempts and achieved a field goal percentage of 41.4%. For the season, the Stetson offense has struggled to get to the free-throw line, ranking just 327th in terms of free-throw attempts per game. Their overall field goal percentage is currently 46%.

Coming into today’s game, the Stetson defense is giving up an average of 71.1 points per contest. Against Florida Gulf Coast, the Hatters’ defense gave up 60 points and did a good job not fouling. For the game, Florida Gulf Coast only made 8 free-throws.