Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Tigers versus the Tribe? Tip off is at at 7:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on FloH. The game will be played at Kaplan Arena in Williamsburg, VA. Towson is favored by -6.5 in this Coastal Athletic Association conference showdown. The game’s over/under is currently at 130 points.

TOWSON TIGERS VS WILLIAM & MARY TRIBE BETTING PICK

The Pick: William & Mary Tribe +6.5

This game will be played at Kaplan Arena at 7:00 ET on Thursday, February 15th.

WHY BET THE WILLIAM & MARY TRIBE:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-68 in favor of the Tribe.
  • Not only will William & Mary pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +6.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 130 points, and we like the over with a projected 143 points.

Does Towson Have What it Takes to Win as Road Favorites?

As the Towson Tigers get set to take on the William & Mary Tribe, they come in as the favorites, with a record of 10-3 when favored this season. Overall, the Tigers are 15-10, including a 8-4 mark in Coastal Athletic Association games.

On the road, Towson has gone 4-5, and they come in with an average scoring margin of +.6 points per game. In their last game, the Tigers defeated Elon by a score of 80-55.

As the favorite this season, Towson has gone 7-6 vs. the spread. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Tigers have gone 6-4 ATS. On the road, their ATS mark is 5-4 this year and they are 3-0 vs. the spread in their last 3 road games.

Today’s over/under line of 130 is lower than the average over/under line in Towson’s games this season (132.4). So far, the over/under record in their games is 10-13. In their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 and the average scoring total in those games is 128 points.

In their latest game, Towson offense put up 80 points against Elon. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 49.2% and made 10 threes. Leading the team in scoring is Christian May, who is averaging 11.4 heading into today’s matchup. Additionally, Tyler Tejada also maintains a PPG average of 10.2 heading into game.

At present, the Tigers’ defense is nationally ranked 20th, allowing 64.2 points per game. Towson’s three-point defense is currently 68th in the country at 6.1 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 41.7% of their shots vs. Towson.

Will William & Mary Come Through as Home Underdogs?

William & Mary enters this game as a 6.5-point underdog, and they have gone 2-15 as the underdog this season. The Tribe have lost four straight games, and their record stands at 8-17 overall.

At home, William & Mary is 4-7 this season, and they have gone 0-5 in their last five games at home. Over their last 10 games at home, they have gone 4-6.

As the underdog this season, William & Mary has gone 7-10 vs. the spread. Over their last three games as the underdog, the Tribe has covered the spread in all three contests. At home, William & Mary has an ATS record of 5-6 this season and they are 1-2 vs. the spread in their last three home games.

Today’s over/under line of 130 is lower than the average over/under line in William & Mary’s games this season (143.7). So far, 19 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line. Over their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 with an average of 141 points scored compared to their season average of 145 points per game.

The William & Mary offense is coming off a game in which they scored 58 points vs. Delaware. Overall their field goal percentage was 39.3% while connecting on 6 threes. Leading William & Mary in scoring vs. Delaware was Trey Moss with his 18 points. Chase Lowe also added 17 points for the Tribe.

In terms of defense, William & Mary is currently on par with the NCAA average for points allowed, giving up an average of 72.8 points per game. In today’s game vs. Towson, the William & Mary defense will be looking to do a better job avoiding putting opponents on the line. In their last game, William & Mary made 15 free-throws vs. the Tribe.