Drexel @ Hofstra
Current Records: Drexel 7-6; Hofstra 10-7
What to Know
The Hofstra Pride are 12-2 against the Drexel Dragons since January of 2016, and they'll have a chance to extend that success Monday. The Pride and Drexel will face off in a Colonial battle at 4 p.m. ET at Mack Sports Complex. The teams split their matchups last year, with the Dragons winning the first 73-71 and Hofstra taking the second 79-74.
The Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens typically have all the answers at home, but this past Saturday Hofstra proved too difficult a challenge. Hofstra snuck past Delaware with an 82-77 victory.
Meanwhile, Drexel beat the Northeastern Huskies 76-68 this past Saturday.
The Pride are the favorite in this one, with an expected 8-point margin of victory. They have been good against the spread at home while the Dragons have been good against the spread on the road, so something will have to give.
The wins brought Hofstra up to 10-7 and Drexel to 7-6. A couple numbers to keep in mind before tip-off: Hofstra enters the game with only 10.2 turnovers per game on average, good for 21st best in college basketball. Less enviably, Drexel is stumbling into the contest with the 17th fewest takeaways in college basketball, having accrued only 10.7 on average. So the cards are definitely stacked against the Dragons.
How To Watch
- When: Monday at 4 p.m. ET
- Where: Mack Sports Complex -- Hempstead, New York
- Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
- Follow: CBS Sports App
- Ticket Cost: $57.00
The Pride are a big 8-point favorite against the Dragons, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as an 8-point spread, and stayed right there.
Hofstra have won 12 out of their last 14 games against Drexel.
- Feb 07, 2021 - Hofstra 79 vs. Drexel 74
- Feb 06, 2021 - Drexel 73 vs. Hofstra 71
- Mar 08, 2020 - Hofstra 61 vs. Drexel 43
- Feb 20, 2020 - Hofstra 81 vs. Drexel 74
- Jan 25, 2020 - Hofstra 72 vs. Drexel 59
- Feb 28, 2019 - Hofstra 80 vs. Drexel 77
- Dec 30, 2018 - Hofstra 89 vs. Drexel 75
- Feb 17, 2018 - Hofstra 88 vs. Drexel 76
- Jan 13, 2018 - Hofstra 91 vs. Drexel 86
- Feb 04, 2017 - Hofstra 79 vs. Drexel 77
- Jan 26, 2017 - Drexel 81 vs. Hofstra 80
- Mar 05, 2016 - Hofstra 80 vs. Drexel 67
- Jan 30, 2016 - Hofstra 70 vs. Drexel 64
- Jan 14, 2016 - Hofstra 69 vs. Drexel 61