Towson Tigers vs William & Mary Tribe Preview

William & Mary Tribe Towson Tigers
18-10 March 01, 2014, 04:00 | SECU Arena 21-9



A key college battle sees the visiting William & Mary Tribe travelling to Towson Saturday to take on the Tigers.

The Tigers are 21-9 so far on the season, and 13-7-2 ATS vs. the number. The Tribe, meanwhile, are 18-10 and 14-7-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Towson go 11-11 and the Tribe go 12-10 on the totals.

View William & Mary Tribe vs Towson Tigers Odds and Stats.

Bettors looking to side with Towson in this one found them as -5-point favorites earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.

The Tigers sit at No. 51 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Tribe sit at No. 163 on the same chart.

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William & Mary was a 79-74 winner in their most recent outing at home against Hofstra. They failed to cover the 10.5-point spread as favorites. The Tribe grabbed a 79-74 win over the Pride on Wednesday, behind a 16-point effort from Brandon Britt at Kaplan Arena.

Towson was a 69-66 winner in their most recent outing on the road against James Madison. They earned a push of the 3-point spread as favorites. Jerrelle Benimon scored 28 points and helped out with 16 rebounds for Towson on Wednesday, leading the Tigers to a 69-66 victory over James Madison at JMU Center.

How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Tribe is ranked No. 243 in NCAA hoops at 30.93 per game. Contrast that with Towson’s No. 12 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Towson is the No. 153-ranked team in the country at 5.8 per game, while William & Mary rates No. 8 at 8.89 per game.

A few Tribe at Tigers trends to consider:
William & Mary is 12-5 ATS in its last 17 games
William & Mary is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
William & Mary is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
William & Mary is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Towson is 4-0-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Towson is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Towson is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Towson is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home