Towson vs Delaware Pick – Basketball Predictions & Odds 2/16/23
Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens (13-14) vs. Towson Tigers (17-10)
February 16, 2023 7:00 pm EDT
The Line: Towson Tigers -7.5 / Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens +7.5; Over/Under: +135.5
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The Delaware Blue Hens and Towson Tigers meet Thursday in college basketball action at the SECU Arena. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.
The Delaware Blue Hens Betting Preview
The Delaware Blue Hens are averaging 69.3 points on 44.1 percent shooting and allowing 69.9 points on 44 percent shooting. Jameer Nelson Jr. is averaging 19.6 points and 4.9 rebounds, while Jyare Davis is averaging 16.7 points and 2.9 assists. LJ Owens is the third double-digit scorer and Christian Ray is grabbing 8.7 rebounds. The Delaware Blue Hens are shooting 31.9 percent from beyond the arc and 72.8 percent from the free throw line. The Delaware Blue Hens are allowing 35.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 29.6 rebounds per game.
The Towson Tigers Betting Preview
The Towson Tigers are averaging 70.2 points on 44 percent shooting and allowing 66 points on 42.4 percent shooting. Nicolas Timberlake is averaging 16.6 points and 3.8 rebounds, while Cameron Holden is averaging 15 points and 4.7 assists. Charles Thompson is the third double-digit scorer and Jason Gibson is grabbing 1.3 rebounds. The Towson Tigers are shooting 35.8 percent from beyond the arc and 71 percent from the free throw line. The Towson Tigers are allowing 34.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.3 rebounds per game.
Delaware vs Towson Trends
The Blue Hens are 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 road games and 1-5-1 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Tigers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 Thursday games and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The under is 5-2 in Blue Hens last 7 road games. The over is 5-1 in Tigers last 6 overall.
Randy’s Free Pick
The Towson Tigers have been the better team this season, and they’re at home, where they win by an average of 10.6 points. The Delaware Fightin’ Blue Hens have issues finishing games, they lose as underdogs by an average of 6.3 points, and they’re 4-6-1 ATS on the road. I’ll lay the chalk with Towson at home.