William & Mary vs. Towson - 12/31/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Towson Tigers (9-4) at William & Mary Tribe (8-3)
College Basketball: Thursday, December 31, 2015 at 1:00 pm (Kaplan Arena)
The Line: William & Mary Tribe -9.5 -- Over/Under: 135 See the Latest Odds
The William and Mary Tribe and the Towson Tigers face off on Thursday in college basketball action.
The William and Mary Tribe are 8-3 this season and have won four of their last five games. William and Mary are averaging 73 points per game and they are shooting 46.1 percent while defensively they are allowing 68.4 points and their opponents are shooting 40.7 percent. Omar Prewitt leads the Tribe averaging 17.9 points and 6.1 rebounds per game. Daniel Dixon is averaging 15.4 points, Terry Tarpey is averaging 9.6 points and 8.4 rebounds, and Greg Malinowski is averaging 8.2 points. William and Mary are unbeaten at home this season.
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The Towson Tigers are 9-4 this season and they have won eight of their last nine games. Towson is averaging 71.1 points and they are shooting 43.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 65.8 points and their opponents are shooting 39.9 percent. Byron Hawkins leads the Tigers averaging 15 points per game. William Adala Moto is averaging 13.5 points and 7.5 rebounds, Mike Morsell is averaging 11.4 points, and John Davis is averaging 10 points and 5.2 rebounds. Towson has been rolling but it has been primarily against soft competition.
William and Mary is 15-5-1 against the spread following a game that they didn’t cover the spread, 5-1 against the spread at home against a team with a winning road record, and 11-4 against the spread against a team with a winning percentage above .600. Towson is 0-4-1 against the spread against the CAA, 0-5-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record, and 4-1-1 against the spread following a win.
This just looks like a lot of points so I will have to take them.