Don't miss out on the NCAA showdown between the Huskies and Fighting Camels. The game is starting at 7:00 ET on FloH, and it's hosted by the Fighting Camels at Pope Convocation Center in Buies Creek, NC. Get ready to place your bets! In this Coastal Athletic Association matchup, Northeastern is favored by -2 vs. Campbell. The over/under for the game is 135.5 points.

NORTHEASTERN HUSKIES VS CAMPBELL FIGHTING CAMELS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Campbell Fighting Camels +2

This game will be played at Pope Convocation Center at 7:00 ET on Thursday, February 8th.

WHY BET THE CAMPBELL FIGHTING CAMELS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-68 in favor of the Fighting Camels.
  • Not only will Campbell pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +2.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 135.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 143 points.

Will the Huskies Make it Happen in Buies Creek?

After losing to Stony Brook 59-55, Northeastern has lost four straight games and is now 8-15 on the season. They have gone 3-7 in Coastal Athletic Association play compared to 5-8 in non-conference games.

On the road, the Huskies are just 3-10 this season, and their average scoring margin is -6.4 points per game. As the favorite, Northeastern has gone 6-4, compared to 2-11 as the underdog. They have been the favorite in ten of their games.

When looking at Northeastern's overall ATS record this season, they are currently sitting at 11-12. In their 23 games this year, they have been the favorite in 10 of them, going 6-4 vs. the spread in those contests. On the road, their ATS record is 6-7, and over their last 10 games as the favorite, they have gone 6-4.

Today's over/under line of 135.5 is lower than the average over/under line in Northeastern games this season (138.3). Over their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 and the average scoring total in those games is 137 points.

Compared to their season average of 69.6 points per game, Northeastern struggled in their previous game. Against Stony Brook, the Huskies scored 55 points while finishing with a field goal percentage of 33.9%. Leading the team in scoring was Jared Turner with 15 points. Harold Woods also added 13 points for the Huskies.

At present, the Huskies' defense is nationally ranked 189th, allowing 72.8 points per game. On average, opposing teams are hitting 8.0 threes per game vs. Campbell. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 37.8%.

Can the Fighting Camels Please their Home Crowd?

The Campbell Fighting Camels will be looking to get back on track after a close loss to UNCW in their last game. So far this season, the Fighting Camels have gone 5-4 at home compared to 3-8 on the road. They have been the underdog in 12 of their 23 games, going 4-8 in those contests.

Over their last 10 games at home, Campbell has gone 7-3, and they are 11-12 overall. As the underdog, they have gone 4-4 this season. For the year, they have averaged -1.1 points per game at home compared to -7.5 points per game on the road.

As the underdog, Campbell has been solid against the spread this season, going 8-4. At home, their ATS mark is 5-4. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, the Fighting Camels have gone 7-3 vs. the spread.

Today's over/under line of 135.5 is similar to the average over/under line in Campbell's games this season (135.2). So far, 10 of their games have finished with more points than today's line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 with an average scoring total of 148 points.

Campbell recently showcased a strong offensive performance, scoring 74 points against UNCW. This output exceeded their season average of 68.3 points per game. Anthony Dell'orso is the current leading scorer for the team, with an average of 17.7 as they approach today's matchup. In addition, Laurynas Vaitaras brings a PPG average of 10.7 into the game.

So far this season, the Campbell defense has been performing well, ranking 72nd in the country at 67.6 points allowed per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 7.2 threes per game vs. Northeastern. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 27.5%.