Delaware at North Carolina-Wilmington
|Date & Time||Thursday January 10, 2019, 7:00 PM (EST)|
UNC Wilmington -4 / over-under: 144
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The Delaware Blue Hens go on the road to face the UNC-Wilmington Seahawks in Thursday college basketball.
The Delaware Blue Hens are off to a surprising 3-0 start in the Colonial after a 77-65 win versus visiting Elon as a seven point favorite.
Delaware took an eight point lead in to the break and protected the advantage behind 48.9% shooting and a 20-5 edge at the stripe.
The balanced Blue Hens saw 19 points and five assists from Ryan Allen with Eric Carter adding 12 points, 12 rebounds and three assists.
Darian Bryant and Kevin Anderson gave Delaware eleven points apiece followed a combined 17 points from Matt Veretto and Collin Goss.
The North Carolina-Wilmington Seahawks improved to 2-1 in the CAA following a 67-61 decision at Towson on Saturday as a two point underdog.
UNC-Wilmington led by eight at the intermission and kept Towson at bay behind a 43.3%-36.5% edge in marksmanship including four more makes from distance.
Jay Estime’ led a balanced Seahawks attack with 13 points followed by Jaylen Fornes with eleven points and three pulls.
UNCW receive ten points apiece from Shawn O’Connell and Devontae Cacok with Cackok hauling in eleven rebounds while Jeantal Cylla chipped in with nine points.
Delaware Blue Hens are 5-2-1 ATS in their last 8 road games and Delaware Blue Hens are 7-3 ATS in their last 10 vs. Colonial Athletic Association. UNCW Seahawks are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 home games and UNCW Seahawks are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games overall and UNCW Seahawks are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 vs. Colonial Athletic Association. Delaware Blue Hens are 5-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings in NC-Wilmington and over is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings.
Both teams have looked competitive against similar competition so I’m leaning to the points…