Drexel vs. Hofstra - 2/15/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Hofstra Pride (16-10) at Drexel Dragons (10-14)
College Basketball: Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 5:00 pm (John A. Daskalakis Center)
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The Hofstra Pride and Drexel Dragons play Sunday afternoon at the Daskalakis Athletic Center.
The Hofstra Pride could use a win here after losing six of their last 10 games. On the season, Hofstra is averaging 78.1 points on 44.1 percent shooting and is allowing 69.7 points on 43.4 percent shooting. Ameen Tanksley is averaging 17.4 points and six rebounds while Juan'ya Green is averaging 17.4 points and 6.6 assists. Brian Bernardi is shooting 43.2 percent from the field and Dion Nesmith is dishing 2.4 assists. The Hofstra Pride have four double-digit scorers, and they’re shooting 70.8 percent from the line and 37.2 percent from beyond the arc. Defensively, Hofstra is allowing 34 percent shooting from downtown and has given up 69 or more points in six straight games.
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The Drexel Dragons look to remain hot with six straight wins. On the season, Drexel is averaging 58.9 points on 39.5 percent shooting and is allowing 63 points on 43.6 percent shooting. Damion Lee is averaging 21.1 points and 6.3 rebounds while Tavon Allen is averaging 10.8 points and 2.4 assists. Rodney Williams is grabbing 6.7 rebounds and Rashann London is shooting 41.9 percent from the field. The Drexel Dragons have four players averaging at least 7.1 points, and they’re shooting 73.6 percent from the line and 31.9 percent from beyond the arc. Defensively, Drexel is allowing 34.5 percent shooting from deep and has given up 63 or less points in five of its last six games.
The Pride are 3-0-2 ATS in their last 5 road games vs. a team with a losing home record and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Dragons are 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 home games and 6-2 ATS in their last 8 home games vs. a team with a winning road record. The Pride are 7-3 ATS in the last 10 meetings in Drexel and 5-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings overall.
Drexel is playing some of its best ball of the season and is at home. We can't say the same for Hofstra. Take the home team here.