Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Tigers versus the Huskies? Tip off is at at 12:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on FloH. The game will be played at Matthews Arena in Boston, MA. The over/under for this game is set at 130 points, and the Huskies are the home favorites against the Tigers in a Coastal Athletic Association conference matchup.

TOWSON TIGERS VS NORTHEASTERN HUSKIES BETTING PICK

The Pick: Northeastern Huskies -2.5

This game will be played at Matthews Arena at 12:00 ET on Saturday, January 13th.

WHY BET THE NORTHEASTERN HUSKIES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-68 in favor of the Huskies.
  • Not only will Northeastern pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -2.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 130 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Is a Road Win Possible for the Tigers?

Heading into today’s game against Northeastern, Towson has an overall record of 9-7, including a 1-1 mark in Coastal Athletic Association games. On the road, the Tigers have gone 2-3 this season, and they enter today’s game with a road average scoring margin of +0.2 points per game.

So far this season, Towson has been the underdog in six of its 16 games, and the team has gone 2-4 in those games. In their most recent game, the Tigers defeated UNCW by a score of 67-64.

As the underdog this season, Towson has an ATS record of 2-4. On the road, the Tigers are 2-3 vs. the spread so far this year and their last 10 road ATS mark is 4-6. In their last 3 games as the underdog, Towson has gone 2-1 ATS.

So far this season, the over/under record for Towson games is 4-9 and today’s OU line of 130 is lower than the average OU line in their games (133.6). Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 120 points and their OU record over their last 10 games is 5-4.

In their recent matchup, the Towson offense ended with 67 points against UNCW. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 47.1% and made 9 threes. Nendah Tarke led the scoring for the Tigers, contributing 15 points. Additionally, Charles Thompson chipped in with 13 points.

At present, the Tigers’ defense is nationally ranked 35th, allowing 64.4 points per game. Against UNCW, the Tigers’ defense gave up 64 points and did a good job not fouling. For the game, UNCW only made 10 free-throws.

Does Northeastern Have What it Takes at Home?

After defeating Hofstra 71-68, Northeastern’s record now stands at 6-10, including a 4-3 mark at home. They have been favored in six of their 16 games, going 4-2 in those contests.

So far this season, the Huskies have struggled on the road, going 2-7 with an average scoring margin of -8.6 points per game. They have lost two straight road games.

As the favorite this season, Northeastern has gone 4-2 vs. the spread. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Huskies are 7-3 vs. the spread. At home this year, Northeastern is 4-3 vs. the spread and their ATS record is 6-4 over their last 10 home games.

Today’s over/under line of 130 is lower than the average over/under line in Northeastern’s games this year (138.7). So far, their over/under record is 12-4. In their last three games, the average scoring total is 132 points and their OU record over their last 10 games is 7-3.

In their recent matchup, the Northeastern offense ended with 71 points against Hofstra. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 54.2% and made 6 threes. The top scorer for the Huskies was Luka Sakota with 19 points, while Joe Pridgen also chipped in with 12 points.

On defense, Northeastern is currently around the NCAA average in points allowed, giving up an average of 73.8 points per game. Northeastern’s defense is coming off a game in which they allowed the Hofstra offense to knock down 54% of their shots on their way to putting up 68 points.