Planning on watching today’s Tribe and Falcons game? Catch the action at Clune Arena in Colorado Springs, CO, as the Falcons hosts this showdown at 6:30 ET on MW N. The over/under for this game is set at 130.5 points, and the Falcons are the home favorites against the Tribe in a non-conference matchup.
WILLIAM & MARY TRIBE VS AIR FORCE FALCONS BETTING PICK
The Pick: William & Mary Tribe +6.5
This game will be played at Clune Arena at 6:30 ET on Friday, November 17th.
WHY BET THE WILLIAM & MARY TRIBE:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 73-70 in favor of the Falcons.
- Even though we have Air Force winning straight-up, we like William & Mary at +6.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 130.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 143 points.
Will William & Mary Make it Happen on the Road?
William & Mary comes into today’s game with an overall record of 1-2. The Tribe have a 0-1 record when playing away, and they are 1-1 at home. Against the spread, William & Mary has a current record of 1-2 this season. Taking into account their performance from the previous year, William & Mary has gone 5-4 vs. the spread in their last ten games.
William & Mary comes in with an over/under record of 2-1-0 through three games, with their games averaging a combined 162.3 points per game so far. The Tribe’s last five games have culminated with an average of 75 points per game and an over/under record of 3-1.
The William & Mary offense is coming off a game where they scored 83 points against Omaha. They posted a field goal percentage of 49.1% and connected on 8 threes. The team’s top scorer is Gabe Dorsey, who enters today’s matchup with an average of 16.8, while Sean Houpt also carries a PPG average of 14.2 into the game.
This season, the William & Mary defense has been impressive, holding the 56th position in the country while permitting an average of 67.2 points per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 5.5 threes per game vs. Air Force. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 22.9%.
Can the Falcons Grab a Win at Home?
Air Force has a 2-2 record after their most recent game, a 76-58 victory over Lindenwood. So far this season, the Falcons are 1-1 on the road and 1-1 at home. Entering today’s game, Air Force has a 2-2 against the spread (ATS) record. At home this season, Air Force is 1-1 ATS, and in their last ten home games, they are 5-5 ATS.
Looking at their over/under performance through four games, Air Force has an over/under record of 2-2-0, with their games averaging 130.5 points per game on average. The Falcons have an over/under record of 1-2 in their last three games, with their games averaging 64 points per game.
In their latest game, Air Force offense put up 76 points against Lindenwood. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 45.5% and made 8 threes. The top scorer for the Falcons was Ethan Taylor with 21 points, while Jeffery Mills also added 17 to the scoreboard.
So far this season, the Air Force defense has been performing well, ranking 38th in the country at 63.0 points allowed per contest. In today’s game vs. William & Mary, the Air Force defense will be looking to do a better job avoiding putting opponents on the line. In their last game, Air Force made 28 free-throws vs. the Falcons.