Drexel vs. Elon - 1/3/19 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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Elon Phoenix (5-10) at Drexel Dragons (6-9)

The Line: Drexel Dragons -7 -- Over/Under: 158

Thursday college basketball action pits the Elon Phoenix at the Drexel Dragons.

The Elon Phoenix even their conference record at 1-1 with a 68-61 victory against visiting James Madison. Elon looked to be in control with a nine point lead at the intermission before fighting off a late Dukes rally.

The Phoenix saw Tyler Seibring pour in a game high 21 points with five boards on 6-9 marksmanship and 8-9 at the stripe followed by a 16 point, nine rebound effort from Steven Santa Ana on 7-14 from the floor.

Elon received 14 points from Kris Wooten on 5-11 shooting including a 4-8 effort from distance followed by Nathan Priddy with seven points.

The Drexel Dragons are in the midst of a four game slide after an 89-75 defeat at Hofstra. Drexel was never in this with a 20 point deficit staring them in the face after 20 minutes.

Troy Harper was the Dragons top weapon pouring in 22 points with five pulls on 5-16 shooting and 11-13 at the line while Alihan Demir added 15 points and five yanks.

Drexel received 12 points from Trevor John on 4-10 from the field while Camren Wynter added ten points and four helpers on 5-9 accuracy.

Elonare 2-14 ATS in their last 16 Thursday games and Elon are 7-19 ATS in their last 26 games overall and Elon are 8-20 ATS in their last 28 road games. Over is 6-2 in Drexel last 8 overall and over is 8-3 in Drexel last 11 home games. Over is 6-2-1 in the last 9 meetings and road team is 7-3 ATS in the last 10 meetings.

If I said I had any clue of what to expect in this matchup I’d be lying…


Mark’s Pick Drexel -7

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.