The Tribe and Seawolves are set to face off at 1:00 ET on FloH. The Seawolves will host the game at Island FCU Arena in Stony Brook, NY. The over/under for this Coastal Athletic Association conference contest is set at 139 points, with Stony Brook being favored by -8.5 at home against William & Mary.

WILLIAM & MARY TRIBE VS STONY BROOK SEAWOLVES BETTING PICK

The Pick: Stony Brook Seawolves -8.5

This game will be played at Island FCU Arena at 1:00 ET on Saturday, February 24th.

WHY BET THE STONY BROOK SEAWOLVES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 77-67 in favor of the Seawolves.
  • Not only will Stony Brook pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -8.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 139 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Do the Tribe Stand a Chance in Stony Brook?

William & Mary enters this game as a +8.5 underdog, and they have gone 2-18 as the underdog this season. Their overall record is 8-20, and they have lost seven games in a row.

On the road, the Tribe has gone 2-11 this season, and their average scoring differential is -8.8 points per game. They have lost three straight games on the road, and their record over their last 10 road games is 2-8.

William & Mary's ATS record this season is 12-14, and they are 7-6 vs. the spread on the road. As the underdog, the Tribe have gone 8-12 vs. the spread this year. However, their ATS mark as the underdog is 6-4 over their last 10 games.

So far this season, the over/under record for William & Mary games is 12-14 and the average scoring total in their games is 143 points. Today's over/under line of 139 is lower than the average OU line in their games this year (143.1). Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 127 points and their OU record during this stretch is 1-2.

In their recent matchup, the William & Mary offense ended with 65 points against UNCW. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 45.6% and made 7 threes. Currently leading the team in scoring is Trey Moss who comes into today's matchup averaging 13.5. Gabe Dorsey also heads into the game with a PPG average of 13.3.

The Tribe's defense is presently ranked 179th nationally, allowing an average of 72.4 points per contest. So far, the William & Mary defense is giving up an average of 8.4 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 10.1 times per game (429th).

Will the Seawolves Make it Happen at Home?

Stony Brook is 10-3 at home this season, and they have won their last five games at home. They are favored by 8.5 points against William & Mary, and they are 12-2 this season when they are the favorite.

On the road, Stony Brook is just 4-10 this season, and they have lost their last two games away from home. For the year, they are 15-13, and they have gone 8-7 in conference play.

Stony Brook has been one of the best teams in the country against the spread this season, going 18-8-1 overall. They have been especially good vs. the spread at home, where they are 10-2-1. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Seawolves have gone 9-1 vs. the spread.

On the season, the over/under record for Stony Brook games is 16-11 and today's line of 139 is lower than the average OU line in their games (140.6). Over their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 and the average scoring total in those games is 151 points. So far, 18 of their games have finished with more points than today's line of 139.

Stony Brook finished with 80 points in their game against North Carolina A&T. This total surpasses their season-average of 72.3 points per game. The top scorer for the Seawolves was Tyler Stephenson-Moore with 28 points, while Andre Snoddy also chipped in with 13 points.

On defense, Stony Brook is currently around the NCAA average in points allowed, giving up an average of 72.5 points per game. The Stony Brook defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 64 points and allowed North Carolina A&T to connect on 9 threes.