UNC Wilmington Seahawks vs Drexel Dragons Odds
Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on John A. Daskalakis Center Saturday as host Drexel looks to handle the UNC Wilmington Seahawks in NCAA hoops action.
This season, the Dragons are 12-17 overall and 10-19 ATS ATS, while the Seahawks are 10-19 and 12-12-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Drexel boasts a 16-11 on the OU, and UNC Wilmington is 13-9.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Dragons as 13-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Dragons at No. 235 and the Seahawks at No. 295 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 65-59 result in favor of the Dragons.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Drexel's No. 275-ranked offense, averaging 63.3 PPG, against a Seahawks defense that ranks No. 268 at 70.7 PPG. The Dragons field goal percentage has averaged 41.8% so far, less than the Seahawks marksmen have achieved on the year, 42% per game.
Defensively, UNC Wilmington features the nation's No. 312-rated defense on the road, allowing 76.1 points per game. Drexel, meanwhile, comes in at No. 295 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, UNC Wilmington was a 73-72 loser at home against William & Mary. They earned a push of the 1-point spread as underdogs. Keith Rendleman poured in 24 points and added 11 rebounds in a losing cause for UNC Wilmington on Wednesday, as the Tribe rolled to a 73-72 victory over UNC Wilmington at Trask Coliseum.
Drexel won its last outing, an 81-77 result against Old Dominion on February 28. They covered in that game as a 3-point favorite. Damion Lee went off for 34 points and added 10 rebounds for good measure, leading Drexel to an 81-77 win over Old Dominion on Thursday at Ted Constant Center.
UNC Wilmington Seahawks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
After playing William & Mary are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
Drexel Dragons Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
After playing Old Dominion are 7-3
After a win are 2-8
A few Seahawks at Dragons trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of UNC Wilmington's last 6 games on the road
UNC Wilmington is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
UNC Wilmington is 1-15 SU in its last 16 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Drexel's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Drexel's last 6 games at home
Drexel is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing UNC Wilmington
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Drexel's last 8 games when playing UNC Wilmington