Looking to win big? The Skyhawks and Seahawks face off at 1:00 ET on NEC. The Seahawks are hosting the game at Spiro Sports Center in Staten Island, NY. The odds for this Northeast conference game currently have the Seahawks as the betting favorite with the over/under line sitting at 131 points.
STONEHILL SKYHAWKS VS WAGNER SEAHAWKS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Wagner Seahawks -7.5
This game will be played at Spiro Sports Center at 1:00 ET on Monday, January 15th.
WHY BET THE WAGNER SEAHAWKS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 91-58 in favor of the Seahawks.
- Not only will Wagner pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -7.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 131 points, and we like the over with a projected 149 points.
Can the Skyhawks Offense Score Enough on the Road?
Stonehill has struggled mightily this season, as they have lost five straight games and come into this one with a record of just 2-16. They are still searching for their first win on the road, as they have gone 0-12 away from home.
So far this season, they have been the underdog in 16 of their 18 games, going just 1-15 in those matchups. Their average scoring margin on the road has been -23.2 points per game.
As the underdog, Stonehill has gone 5-10-1 vs. the spread this season and they are 6-11-1 ATS overall. On the road, the Skyhawks have an ATS mark of 3-8-1 and they have gone 1-1-1 vs. the spread in their last three road games.
Stonehill’s over/under record for the season sits at 7-11 and today’s line of 131 is lower than the average over/under line in their games (144.5). So far, 14 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 143 points and their OU record over their last 10 games is 2-8.
Stonehill is fresh off a strong offensive showing, putting up 74 points versus Fairleigh Dickinson. This output is higher than their season-average of 64.1 points per game. The team’s top scorer is Tony Felder, who comes into today’s matchup with an average of 13.1, while Max Zegarowski also maintains a PPG average of 12.4 leading up to the game.
At this time, the Skyhawks’ defense is positioned 285th in the country, permitting 79.7 points per game. On average, opposing teams are hitting 9.8 threes per game vs. Wagner. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 32.9%.
Will the Seahawks Defense Show Up at Home?
Wagner comes into this game with a 7-7 record, and they are 1-1 in Northeast Conference play. For the season, the Seahawks have gone 6-6 in non-conference action, and they are 2-1 at home compared to 3-6 on the road.
So far, Wagner has been the favorite in five of their games, going 3-2 in those matchups. The Seahawks’ average scoring margin at home is +4.7 points per game, and they are 4-1 in their last five games at home.
Wagner has an ATS record of 5-7 this season and they are 2-1 vs. the spread at home. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Seahawks are just 3-7 vs. the spread and they are 1-2 ATS in their last 3 games as the favorite. At home, Wagner’s ATS mark over their last 10 games is 4-4 and they are 2-1 vs. the spread in their last 3 home games.
Wagner’s over/under record this season is 4-8 and today’s line of 131 is higher than the average OU line in their games (128.8). So far, eight of their games have finished with less than 131 points. In their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 and the average scoring total in those contests is 128 points.
The Wagner offense is coming off a game where they scored 71 points against Saint Francis U. They posted a field goal percentage of 42.1% and connected on 13 threes. Currently leading the team in scoring is Melvin Council Jr. who comes into today’s matchup averaging 14.3. Julian Brown also heads into the game with a PPG average of 8.1.
Coming into today’s game, the Wagner defense is giving up an average of 62.7 points per contest. The Wagner defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 56 points and allowed Saint Francis U to connect on 13 threes.