Looking to win big? The Tigers and Demon Deacons face off at 7:00 ET on ESPNU. The Demon Deacons are hosting the game at TD Arena in Charleston, SC. The over/under for this non-conference contest is set at 141 points, with the Demon Deacons being the favored team playing at home against the Tigers.
TOWSON TIGERS VS WAKE FOREST DEMON DEACONS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Wake Forest Demon Deacons -6
This game will be played at TD Arena at 7:00 ET on Friday, November 17th.
WHY BET THE WAKE FOREST DEMON DEACONS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-66 in favor of the Demon Deacons.
- Not only will Wake Forest pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -6.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 141 points, and we like the over with a projected 142 points.
Can The Tigers Secure a Road Victory?
After three games, Towson’s record stands at 2-1. In their most recent three road games, which includes last year, Towson has a 1-2 record. As of today’s game, Towson has a 1-2 ATS record. Over their last ten games, which includes the previous season, Towson is 5-3-1 ATS.
Towson comes in with an over/under record of 0-3-0 through three games, with their games averaging a combined 126.3 points per game so far. Over the course of the last five games, the Tigers’ games have averaged 62 points per game, along with an over/under record of 0-3-1.
Coming off their recent game, the Towson offense tallied 66 points in a matchup against Robert Morris. Their field goal percentage for the game was 47.3%, and they made 3 threes. The top scorer for the Tigers was Charles Thompson with 14 points, while Tyler Tejada also chipped in with 13 points.
Coming into today’s game, the Towson defense is giving up an average of 62.8 points per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 7.2 threes per game vs. Wake Forest. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 39.3%.
Will Wake Forest Come Through as Home Favorites?
In their most recent game, Wake Forest lost to Utah (77-70), giving them a 1-2 overall record this season. If we include last season, Wake Forest is 1-4 in their last five home games. As of today’s game, Wake Forest has a 1-2 record against the spread this season. Looking back at their last ten games, which includes the previous season, Wake Forest is 5-5 vs. the spread.
Wake Forest comes in with an over/under record of 2-1-0 through three games, with their games averaging a combined 161 points per game so far. In the Demon Deacons’ last five games, the combined scoring average stands at 75 points per game, accompanied by an over/under record of 1-4.
The Wake Forest offense is coming off a game where they scored 70 points against Utah. They posted a field goal percentage of 46.7% and connected on 10 threes. Leading the team in scoring was Hunter Sallis with 20 points. Cameron Hildreth also added 14 points for the Demon Deacons.
At present, the Demon Deacons’ defense is nationally ranked 109th, allowing 78.3 points per game. In their previous game vs. Utah, the Runnin’ Utes finished with a field goal percentage of 46% and a total of 77 points vs. Wake Forest.