Drexel vs. Delaware - 2/25/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Delaware Blue Hens (7-20) at Drexel Dragons (4-23)
College Basketball: Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 6:00 pm (John A. Daskalakis Center)
The Line: Drexel Dragons -3 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: NBC Sports
The Delaware Blue Hens and Drexel Dragons meet Thursday at the Daskalakis Athletic Center.
The Delaware Blue Hens need a win after losing 10 of their last 12 games. The Delaware Blue Hens are averaging 66.7 points on 40.3 percent shooting and allowing 76 points on 43.4 percent shooting. Kory Holden is averaging 17.3 points and 4.1 assists while Marvin King-Davis is averaging 14.3 points and 9.2 rebounds. Cazmon Hayes is grabbing 5.3 rebounds and Anthony Mosley is dishing 2.3 assists. The Delaware Blue Hens are shooting 32.8 percent from beyond the arc and 68.7 percent from the free throw line. The Blue Hens are allowing 35.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.2 rebounds per game. The Delaware Blue Hens have lost 11 straight road games.
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The Drexel Dragons look for back-to-back wins for the first time this season. The Drexel Dragons are averaging 62.9 points on 38.7 percent shooting and allowing 71.2 points on 47 percent shooting. Tavon Allen is averaging 12.6 points and 2.2 assists while Rodney Williams is averaging 10.4 points and 5.1 rebounds. Terrell Allen is dishing 3.3 assists and Kazembe Abif is grabbing 6.8 rebounds. The Drexel Dragons are shooting 32.3 percent from beyond the arc and 68.8 percent from the free throw line. The Dragons are allowing 36.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 29.2 rebounds per game. The Drexel Dragons have lost five straight home games.
The Blue Hens are 9-3 ATS in their last 12 Thursday games and 4-10-1 ATS in their last 15 road games. The Dragons are 15-37-3 ATS in their last 55 home games and 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games overall. Blue Hens are 9-3 ATS in the last 12 meetings in Drexel and 17-8-1 ATS in the last 26 meetings overall.
A matchup between two of the worst teams in college basketball should be fun. Drexel is coming off a win, is at home and has a shot to win two straight games for the first time all season. So, there's going to be some motivation here for the home team. Give me the Dragons and the small chalk.