Tigers open as college hoops underdog vs Tribe
|Towson Tigers||William & Mary Tribe|
|16-9||February 15, 2014, 04:00 | Kaplan Arena||15-8|
The William & Mary Tribe hope to be lousy hosts on Saturday as the Towson Tigers pay a visit to Kaplan Arena on the college basketball betting menu.
William & Mary will face the 16-9 Tigers, who own a 9-7-1 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Tribe are 8-9 on the OU so far this season while the Tigers are 7-10.
View Towson Tigers vs William & Mary Tribe Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to back visiting Towson before tip-off in this one found them as 4.5-point underdogs over at Sportsbook.ag earlier.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Tribe rated this week at No. 99 and the Tigers sitting at No. 71.
Last time out for Towson, they were a 66-53 loser as they battled UNC Wilmington on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 4-point favorite. Towson suffered a 66-53 loss against UNC Wilmington on Monday, getting 17 points from Jerrelle Benimon in a losing effort at Trask Coliseum.
In their last action, William & Mary was an 82-70 winner on the road against Northeastern. They covered the 3-point spread as underdogs. Marcus Thornton went off for 25 points and added 0 rebounds, leading William & Mary over Northeastern, 82-70, on Saturday at Matthews Arena.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature William & Mary's No. 233-rated squad against Towson's No. 11-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, William & Mary rates No. 10 in the country with 8.78 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 136 nationally with 5.96 per match.
A few Tigers at Tribe trends to consider:
Towson is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Towson is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games on the road
Towson is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing William & Mary
Towson is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing William & Mary
William & Mary is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
William & Mary is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of William & Mary's last 5 games
William & Mary is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Towson home to Delaware, Monday, February 17th
William & Mary at UNC Wilmington, Monday, February 17th