The Towson Tigers and Drexel Dragons meet Saturday in college basketball action at the Daskalakis Athletic Center. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.
The Towson Tigers Betting Preview
The Towson Tigers are averaging 70.6 points on 44.1 percent shooting and allowing 65.6 points on 42.2 percent shooting. Nicolas Timberlake is averaging 17.1 points and 3.9 rebounds, while Cameron Holden is averaging 14.2 points and 4.8 assists. Charles Thompson is the third double-digit scorer and Jason Gibson is grabbing 1.3 rebounds. The Towson Tigers are shooting 36 percent from beyond the arc and 71.1 percent from the free throw line. The Towson Tigers are allowing 34.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.6 rebounds per game.
The Drexel Dragons Betting Preview
The Drexel Dragons are averaging 66.4 points on 42.8 percent shooting and allowing 62.1 points on 42.7 percent shooting. Amari Williams is averaging 14 points and 2.2 assists, while Coletrane Washington is averaging 9.8 points and 2 rebounds. Luke House is dishing 1.2 assists and Justin Moore is grabbing 3.1 rebounds. The Drexel Dragons are shooting 31.9 percent from beyond the arc and 67.4 percent from the free throw line. The Drexel Dragons are allowing 33.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.8 rebounds per game.
Towson vs Drexel Trends
The Tigers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Saturday games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Dragons are 5-1-1 ATS in their last 7 home games and 15-6-1 ATS in their last 22 Saturday games. The over is 4-0 in Tigers last 4 overall. The under is 4-1 in Dragons last 5 overall. The underdog is 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings.
Randy’s Free Pick
The Towson Tigers are the more consistent side, and they're playing clearly the better ball right now. Towson has also shown it can win on the road and wins in the favorite role by an average of 6.6 points. The Drexel Dragons are a competitive bunch that plays well at home, but this line is soft. Drexel has issues closing games out against better teams.