Don’t miss out on the NCAA showdown between the Tribe and Pride. The game is starting at 7:00 ET on FloH, and it’s hosted by the Pride at Mack Sports Complex in Hempstead, NY. Get ready to place your bets! The over/under for this game is set at 143.5 points, and Hofstra is favored by -13.5 vs. William & Mary in a Coastal Athletic Association conference matchup.

WILLIAM & MARY TRIBE VS HOFSTRA PRIDE BETTING PICK

The Pick: William & Mary Tribe +13.5

This game will be played at Mack Sports Complex at 7:00 ET on Thursday, January 25th.

WHY BET THE WILLIAM & MARY TRIBE:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Pride.
  • Even though we have Hofstra winning straight-up, we like William & Mary at +13.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 143.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Can the Tribe Grab a Win on the Road?

William & Mary comes into this game with a 7-12 record, including a 2-4 mark in the Coastal Athletic Association. They have lost three straight games and are 1-7 on the road this season. For the year, they are being outscored by an average of 10.9 points per game away from home.

As the underdog, the Tribe are 1-10 this season, and they are 1-9 in their last 10 road games. Their most recent game was a 76-69 loss to North Carolina A&T.

William & Mary’s ATS record this season is 6-11 and their ATS record as the underdog is 2-9. On the road, the Tribe are 2-6 vs. the spread this year and their last 10 games as the underdog, they are 1-9. Their last 5 road games vs. the spread is 1-4 and their last 3 road games vs. the spread is 1-2.

This season, the over/under record for William & Mary is 9-8 and today’s over/under line of 143.5 is close to their season average OU line of 143.8. So far, 8 of their games have finished with more points than today’s OU line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 136 points compared to their season average of 148.1.

In their most recent game, the Tribe’s offense tallied 69 points, consistent with their ongoing season average of 73.3 points per game. Trey Moss is currently the leading scorer for the team, entering today’s matchup with an average of 13.5. Meanwhile, Gabe Dorsey also brings a PPG average of 13.1 into the game.

The Tribe’s defense is presently ranked 192nd nationally, allowing an average of 72.9 points per contest. Against North Carolina A&T in their most recent game, the William & Mary defense gave up a total of 76 points while allowing North Carolina A&T to hit 44% of their shots.

Will the Pride Find a Way to Win at Home?

With a 10-9 record, Hofstra has been a much better team at home, going 5-2 compared to 4-7 on the road. The Pride have won two straight games and are coming off an 80-74 win against Stony Brook.

So far, Hofstra has been favored in 14 of its 19 games, going 9-5 in those matchups. At home, the Pride have gone 6-4 over their last 10 games.

As the favorite this season, Hofstra has gone 6-7-1 vs. the spread. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Pride have gone 4-6 ATS. At home, Hofstra has an ATS mark of just 2-4-1 this year and over their last 10 games at home, their ATS record is 2-6-1.

So far this year, the over/under record for Hofstra games is 8-10 and today’s line of 143.5 is right in line with the average over/under line in their games this year (147.3). Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 151 points and their over/under record over their last 10 games is 6-4.

In their previous game, the Pride’s offense finished with 80 points, which is right in line with their current average of 75.8 points per contest. The Hofstra offense has been looking to get up shots from outside so far this season, averaging 28.9 three-point attempts per contest. Overall, they have connected on 36% of their looks from outside this season.

At present, the Pride’s defense is nationally ranked 146th, allowing 71.6 points per game. Hofstra’s three-point defense is currently 184th in the country at 8.4 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 41.0% of their shots vs. Hofstra.