Don't miss out on the NCAA showdown between the Dragons and Tribe. The game is starting at 2:00 ET on FloH, and it's hosted by the Tribe at Kaplan Arena in Williamsburg, VA. Get ready to place your bets! The Dragons come into this Coastal Athletic Association conference matchup as the betting favorite. The over/under line currently sits at 139.5 points.

DREXEL DRAGONS VS WILLIAM & MARY TRIBE BETTING PICK

The Pick: William & Mary Tribe +6.5

This game will be played at Kaplan Arena at 2:00 ET on Saturday, January 6th.

WHY BET THE WILLIAM & MARY TRIBE:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-68 in favor of the Tribe.
  • Not only will William & Mary pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +6.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 139.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 143 points.

Can the Dragons Lock in a Win at Williamsburg?

Heading into today's matchup, the Drexel Dragons are favored by 6.5 points over William & Mary. So far this season, Drexel has an overall record of 9-6 and a conference record of 2-0. Over their last two games, the Dragons have won both contests.

On the road, Drexel is 3-5 this season and have an average scoring margin of -2.9 points per game. Over their last 10 road games, the Dragons are just 3-7. In their last game, Drexel defeated UNCW by a score of 78-63.

As the favorite this season, Drexel is 6-3 vs. the spread. On the road, their ATS mark is just 3-7 in their last 10 games.

This season, the over/under record for Drexel games sits at 5-8-1. So far, the average over/under line in their games is 134.5 and their games have averaged 134.5 points. This year, 11 of their games have had a lower over/under line than today's line of 139.5. In their last three games, the over/under record is 3-0 and the average scoring total in those games is 164 points.

Drexel recently showcased a strong offensive performance, scoring 78 points against UNCW. This output exceeded their season average of 72.9 points per game. On the offensive front, the Dragons have a season-long field goal percentage of 45%, ranking 181st nationally. When it comes to three-point shooting, they are ranked 312nd in terms of percentage and 303rd in three-pointers made.

Drexel's defense has been playing well, ranking 27th nationally, with 63.7 points allowed per game. Drexel's three-point defense is currently 73rd in the country at 5.9 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 37.1% of their shots vs. Drexel.

Does William & Mary Have What it Takes at Home?

William & Mary comes into today's game as the underdog with a record of 6-8. So far this season, they are 4-2 at home and have won three straight games at Kaplan Arena.

In their last game, the Tribe faced Elon and came away with a 77-70 victory. Over their last 10 games at home, William & Mary is 8-2.

William & Mary's ATS record this season is 5-7, including a 4-2 mark at home. Over their last 10 home games, the Tribe are 6-2 vs. the spread. As the underdog, they have gone 2-6 vs. the spread this year and are just 3-7 in their last 10 games as the underdog.

Today's over/under line of 139.5 is lower than the average over/under line in William & Mary's games this season (144.2). So far, the over/under record in their games is 8-4. In their last three games, the average scoring total is 139 points, which is lower than the average over/under line in their games this season.

In their most recent game, the Tribe's offense tallied 77 points, consistent with their ongoing season average of 76.6 points per game. Currently leading the team in scoring is Gabe Dorsey who comes into today's matchup averaging 14.6. Trey Moss also heads into the game with a PPG average of 13.5.

At present, the Tribe's defense is nationally ranked 195th, allowing 73.7 points per game. William & Mary's defense is coming off a game in which they allowed the Elon offense to knock down 52% of their shots on their way to putting up 70 points.