NCAA hoops odds preview - Hofstra vs. Towson
|Hofstra Pride||Towson Tigers|
|7-13||January 27, 2014, 07:00 | SECU Arena||12-8|
The Towson Tigers will be trying to slam the Hofstra Pride on Monday when the teams tip off at SECU Arena in college betting action.
The Tigers bring a 12-8 record (6-5-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 7-13 Pride, who are 9-5-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Towson go 5-7 so far and the Pride go 6-6-1.
View Hofstra Pride vs Towson Tigers Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to side with Towson in this one found them as -9-point favorites earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 168-rated Hofstra taking on the No. 79-rated Tigers in this contest.
Hofstra was a 70-57 loser in their most recent outing at home against Northeastern. They failed to cover the 1-point spread as underdogs. The Pride got 18 points from Dion Nesmith, but it was Northeastern that prevailed in a 70-57 final on Saturday at Hofstra Arena.
Last time out for Towson, they were an 83-76 loser as they battled Delaware on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 6.5-point underdog. Jerrelle Benimon scored 29 points and chipped in with 16 rebounds for a double-double, but his team still lost 83-76 against Delaware in college basketball action at Bob Carpenter Center.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Towson's No. 13-rated squad against Hofstra's No. 100-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Towson rates No. 121 in the country with 6.25 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 86 nationally with 6.85 per match.
A few Pride at Tigers trends to consider:
Hofstra is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Hofstra is 7-16 SU in its last 23 games
Hofstra is 1-12 SU in its last 13 games on the road
Hofstra is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games when playing Towson
Towson is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
Towson is 13-1 SU in its last 14 games at home
Towson is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games when playing Hofstra
Towson is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games when playing Hofstra
Hofstra home to Drexel, Wednesday, January 29th
Towson at UNC Wilmington, Wednesday, January 29th