Looking to win big? The Seahawks and Seawolves face off at 4:00 ET on CBSS. The Seawolves are hosting the game at Island FCU Arena in Stony Brook, NY. UNCW come into this Coastal Athletic Association conference matchup as the -4 favorite. The over/under line currently sits at 140 points.

UNCW SEAHAWKS VS STONY BROOK SEAWOLVES BETTING PICK

The Pick: Stony Brook Seawolves +4

This game will be played at Island FCU Arena at 4:00 ET on Saturday, January 27th.

WHY BET THE STONY BROOK SEAWOLVES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-67 in favor of the Seawolves.
  • Not only will Stony Brook pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +4.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 140 points, and we like the over with a projected 143 points.

Will UNCW Shock Everyone at Island FCU Arena?

UNCW comes into this game as the favorite, as they have been in 12 of their 19 games this season. So far, they have gone 9-3 as the favorite.

On the road, the Seahawks have been solid, going 7-4 this year. Their average scoring margin on the road is +4.3, and they have won their last two road games.

When it comes to the point spread, UNC Wilmington has been .500 this season, going 8-8 vs. the spread. However, they have gone 6-6 vs. the spread when they have been the favorite. On the road, the Seahawks have an ATS mark of 6-5 this year and have gone 2-1 vs. the spread in their last three road games.

So far this season, the over/under record for UNCW games is 10-6. On average, their games have finished with 147.2 points compared to an average over/under line of 144.8, resulting in an average margin of +2.4. Today's over/under line of 140 is lower than the average OU line in their games this year. Over their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 with an average scoring total of 143 points.

Coming off their recent game, the UNCW offense tallied 77 points in a matchup against Northeastern. Their field goal percentage for the game was 51.8%, and they made 10 threes. The team's scoring leader is Trazarien White, who holds an average of 20.3 as they head into today's matchup. Additionally, Shykeim Phillips is averaging 14.3 points per game this season.

At present, the Seahawks' defense is nationally ranked 133rd, allowing 71.1 points per game. In their previous game vs. Northeastern, the Huskies finished with a field goal percentage of 41% and a total of 54 points vs. UNCW.

Do the Seawolves Have What it Takes at Home?

Stony Brook comes into this game as a 4-point underdog, and they are 1-9 this season when they are the underdog. They are 6-3 at home this season, and their average scoring margin at home is +4.4 points per game.

Over their last 10 home games, the Seawolves have gone 7-3, and their record in the Coastal Athletic Association is 3-4. So far, Stony Brook is 10-10 overall, and they are coming off a 72-65 win over Monmouth.

As the underdog this season, Stony Brook has a 4-5-1 record vs. the spread. At home, their ATS mark is 6-2-1. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, the Seawolves are 4-5-1, and their last 10 home ATS record is 6-2-1.

On the season, the over/under record for Stony Brook is 11-8 and today's line of 140 is just below the average over/under line in their games of 140.3. So far, 10 of their games have had higher over/under lines than today's. In their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 with an average of 143 points compared to their season average of 143.3 points per game.

In their previous game, the Seawolves' offense finished with 72 points, which is right in line with their current average of 71 points per contest. Tyler Stephenson-Moore is leading the team in scoring at 14.4 points per contest. Keenan Fitzmorris has also been a key contributor with a PPG average of 10.2 going into the game.

Currently, the Seawolves' defense holds the 166th rank in the nation, allowing 72.2 points per game. So far, the Stony Brook defense is giving up an average of 9.2 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 9.9 times per game (400th).