The Bears and Seawolves are set to face off at 6:30 ET on FloH. The Seawolves will host the game at Island FCU Arena in Stony Brook, NY. The over/under for this game is set at 140 points, and the Seawolves are the home favorites against the Bears in a non-conference matchup.

BROWN BEARS VS STONY BROOK SEAWOLVES BETTING PICK

The Pick: Stony Brook Seawolves -2.5

This game will be played at Island FCU Arena at 6:30 ET on Friday, December 29th.

WHY BET THE STONY BROOK SEAWOLVES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 77-66 in favor of the Seawolves.
  • Not only will Stony Brook pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -2.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 140 points, and we like the over with a projected 143 points.

Will Brown Come Through as Road Underdogs?

In today's game against Stony Brook, the Brown team comes in with an overall record of 4-9. When playing away, the Bears have a 2-7 record this season, while they are 0-2 at home. Prior to today's game, Brown has a 5-6 ATS record. Over their last five games, the team is 1-4 vs. the spread.

So far, Brown's games have averaged 141.4 points per game with the average over/under line being 142.9 points. The Bears' last five games have finished with a combined 127 points per game and an over/under record of 1-4.

In their latest game, Brown offense put up 54 points against Providence. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 38.5% and made 7 threes. Offensively, the Bears hold a season-long field goal percentage of 41%, placing them 335th in the national rankings. When it comes to three-pointers, they are ranked 291st in terms of percentage and 177th in three-pointers made.

At present, the Bears' defense is nationally ranked 193rd, allowing 73.1 points per game. Against Providence in their most recent game, the Brown defense gave up a total of 74 points while allowing Providence to hit 51% of their shots.

Can Stony Brook Deliver Being Favored at Home?

Stony Brook comes into today's game against Brown with a 6-6 record for the season. In their last five home games, including those from last year, Stony Brook has a 4-1 record. Heading into their game against Brown, Stony Brook has a 4-4 ATS record. This includes a 3-3 record vs. the spread on the road and a 1-1 record at home.

Stony Brook comes in with an over/under record of 6-2-0 through 12 games, with their games averaging a combined 142.1 points per game so far. When looking at the Seawolves' last three games, their over/under record is 3-0, with their games averaging 155 points per game.

In contrast to their season average of 71.7 points per game, the Stony Brook had a below average performance. They scored 55 points against Michigan State and had a field goal percentage of 29.1%. Offensively, the Seawolves hold a season-long field goal percentage of 41%, placing them 377th in the national rankings. When it comes to three-pointers, they are ranked 298th in terms of percentage and 189th in three-pointers made.

At present, the Seawolves' defense is nationally ranked 158th, allowing 71.2 points per game. The Stony Brook defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 99 points and allowed Michigan State to connect on 12 threes.