The Dragons and Aggies are set to face off at 7:00 ET on FloH. The Aggies will host the game at Corbett Sports Center in Greensboro, NC. The Dragons are the favorites in this Coastal Athletic Association conference matchup the against the Aggies. The over/under for the game is set at 141.5 points.

DREXEL DRAGONS VS NORTH CAROLINA A&T AGGIES BETTING PICK

The Pick: North Carolina A&T Aggies +13.5

This game will be played at Corbett Sports Center at 7:00 ET on Thursday, January 11th.

WHY BET THE NORTH CAROLINA A&T AGGIES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 74-69 in favor of the Aggies.
  • Not only will North Carolina A&T pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +13.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 141.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 143 points.

Does Drexel Have a Shot at a Road Win?

After a 77-55 win over William & Mary, Drexel is 10-6 overall and 3-0 in the Coastal Athletic Association. The Dragons have won three straight games and are 7-3 when favored this season. On the road, Drexel is 4-5 compared to 5-1 at home.

So far, the Dragons' average scoring margin on the road is -0.1 points per game. They have gone 1-2 in their last three road games, 2-3 in their last five, and 4-6 in their last ten.

As the favorite this season, Drexel has gone 7-3 vs. the spread, and they have an overall record of 9-6 vs. the spread. On the road, the Dragons' ATS mark sits at 4-5, but they have gone 3-0 vs. the spread in their last three games as the favorite.

Today's over/under line of 141.5 is higher than the average over/under line in Drexel's games this year (134.7). So far, 11 of their games have finished with fewer points than today's OU line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 and the average scoring total is 145 points.

The Dragons' offense wrapped up their last game with 77 points, aligning closely with their current season average of 73.2 points per contest. Offensively, the Dragons hold a season-long field goal percentage of 45%, placing them 165th in the national rankings. When it comes to three-pointers, they are ranked 265th in terms of percentage and 307th in three-pointers made.

Drexel's defense has been playing well, ranking 20th nationally, with 63.1 points allowed per game. In their previous game vs. William & Mary, the Tribe finished with a field goal percentage of 37% and a total of 55 points vs. Drexel.

Do the Aggies Stand a Chance at Home?

North Carolina A&T has been a heavy underdog this season, as they have been the underdog in 13 of their 15 games. They have gone 3-10 as the underdog, and their average scoring margin at home is -9.2 points per game.

Coming into this game, the Aggies have lost two straight on the road, and they have a road scoring margin of -17.5 points per game. Overall, they are 3-12 this season, and they are 1-4 at home.

North Carolina A&T has an ATS record of 6-7 this season, including a mark of 1-4 at home. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, the Aggies are 4-6 vs. the spread.

Today's over/under line of 141.5 is lower than the average over/under line in North Carolina A&T's games this season (145.1). So far, 5 of their games have finished with more points than today's line. Over their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2.

Coming off their recent game, the North Carolina A&T offense tallied 59 points in a matchup against Elon. Their field goal percentage for the game was 36.2%, and they made 4 threes. Landon Glasper is the current leading scorer for the team, with an average of 19.8 as they approach today's matchup. In addition, Camian Shell brings a PPG average of 10.9 into the game.

Looking at the North Carolina A&T defense, they will be looking for a better performance considering they are currently conceding 83.2 points per game (313rd). North Carolina A&T will look once again to perform well on defense, holding Elon to just 40% shooting in their most recent game.