William & Mary Tribe vs. UNC Wilmington Seahawks Pick-Odds-Prediction - 2/17/14
UNC Wilmington Seahawks (8-20) at William & Mary Tribe (15-9)
College Basketball: Monday, February 17, 2014 at 7:00 pm (Kaplan Arena)
The Line: William & Mary Tribe -10 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: not listed
The North Carolina-Wilmington Seahawks go on the road to take the floor with the William & Mary Tribe.
North Carolina-Wilmington won't be winning the Colonial but in the role of spoiler they could ultimately decide who does win it. The Seahawks saw a modest two game winning streak end on a 64-62 loss at James Madison where their offensive struggles surfaced. A nine point defecit was big to over come on 38.6% shooting with 16 turnovers. The defense held up their end of the bargain with the Dukes limited to 42.6% from the field with 19 makes at the line being decisive. Tanner Milson was the Seahawks only DD scorer with eleven points with Chris Dixon and Luke Hager adding nine points each.
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William & Mary had a golden opportunity to break a second place tie with Towson with the Tigers coming to town on Saturday. However when the final buzzer sounded the Towson offense exploded for an 85-70 victory that dropped the Tribe to third and all but ended their conference title dreams. The defense was tagged with 53.6% marksmanship and the fat lady was off and singing. Brandon Britt led the William & Mary attack with 16 points followed a 15 point, five pull effort Omar Prewitt while Kylw Gaillard and and Tim Rusthoven added eleven points each with Rusthoven grabbing seven rebounds.
William & Mary will win this but the lone question is by how much. If the Seahawks can make a few shots and get some stops a cover is possibible but issues in either area and it's blow out city...