Delaware faces W&M for Colonial title
The top-seeded Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens will be gunning for a Colonial Athletic Tournament title on Monday as they take on the William & May Tribe.
Delaware knocked off Northeastern by a score of 87-74 in the semifinals of CAA Tournament betting action on Sunday, while William & Mary is coming off a 75-71 victory over Towson.
The Blue Hens sit at 24-9 (16-8-1 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Tribe are currently 20-11 (17-7-1 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Delaware is 11-12-1 OU, and William & Mary is 13-12 OU.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Blue Hens rated this week at No. 81 and the Tribe sitting at No. 137.
William & Mary was a 75-71 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Towson. They covered the 2.5-point spread as underdogs. Marcus Thornton scored 21 points leading the Tribe to a 75-71 victory over Towson at Baltimore Arena on Sunday.
Delaware won its last outing, an 87-74 result against Northeastern on March 9. They covered in that game as a 6-point favorite. Delaware got 21 points from Davon Usher en route to an 87-74 victory over Northeastern on Sunday at Baltimore Arena.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Tribe rank No. 242 in NCAA Division 1 with 30.9 per game. That compares with Delaware’s No. 71 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Delaware is college basketball's No. 61-ranked team at 7.21 per game, while the Tribe rate No. 9 with 8.77 per game.