Drexel vs. William & Mary - 1/7/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
William & Mary Tribe (10-4) at Drexel Dragons (7-9)
College Basketball: Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 4:00 pm (John A. Daskalakis Center)
The Line: Drexel Dragons 0 -- Over/Under: 158 See the Latest Odds
Colonial college basketball action enters it’s 4th week when the Drexel Dragons host the William & Mary Tribe.
The William & Mary Tribe are off to a 3-0 start to their conference schedule after throttling the Delaware Blue Hens 90-65 as a 1.5 point underdog on Friday. William & Mary took a 21 point lead in to the locker room and never looked back behind a 59.8%-40.7% edge in marksmanship.
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The Tribe saw Nathan Knight pour in 25 points to lead all scorers with 25 points and eleven rebounds on 10-11 marksmanship with Matt Milon right on his heels with 22 points on 8-10 from the floor including 6-8 from long range. The Tribe saw David Cohn gave the Tribe 13 points while Justin Pierce added eleven points and nine rebounds on 4-7.
The Drexel Dragons have a few nice wins along with a few losses that leave us scratching our heads. Drexel comes in off of an 87-81, overtime win versus the visiting Charleston Cougars as a five point home dog where a 55.9%-41.7% shooting edge negated 14 more Cougars looks.
Kurk Lee paced the Dragons attack with 22 points and four yanks on 8-12 from the floor followed by Alihan Demir with 20 points, six pulls and four assists on 8-10 marksmanship. Troy Harper gave Drexel 14 points on 5-8 from the field while Austin Williams added ten points and 13 rebounds on 5-10.
William & Mary are 16-5-1 ATS in their last 22 games overall and over is 20-8 in William & Mary last 28 overall. Over is 6-2 in Drexel last 8 overall and Drexel are 2-5-1 ATS in their last 8 Sunday games and under is 7-3 in Drexel last 10 home games. Road team is 9-3 ATS in the last 12 meetings and under is 16-7-1 in the last 24 meetings.
I have to be honest and admit it’s difficult to peg Drexel but on paper this should be close and I'll take the more consistent Tribe...