Hofstra @ Stony Brook
Current Records: Hofstra 5-4; Stony Brook 3-4
What to Know
The Stony Brook Seawolves have been on the wrong side of a one-way rivalry with the Hofstra Pride and are hoping to record their first win since Dec. 20 of 2015. Stony Brook will play host again and welcome Hofstra to Island Federal Credit Union Arena, where tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. ET Wednesday. The Pride will be strutting in after a victory while the Seawolves will be stumbling in from a loss.
Stony Brook has to be aching after a bruising 78-49 defeat to the Wagner Seahawks this past Saturday.
Meanwhile, Hofstra strolled past the Bucknell Bison with points to spare this past Saturday, taking the matchup 88-69.
Stony Brook is expected to lose this next one by 3.5. Currently 2-5 against the spread, they haven't been a good investment; on the other hand, Hofstra is 6-2 ATS.
The Seawolves are now 3-4 while the Pride sit at 5-4. Two numbers to keep in mind before tip-off: Stony Brook is 42nd worst in college basketball in takeaways, with only 11.4 on average. To make matters even worse for Stony Brook, Hofstra enters the contest with only 10.1 turnovers per game on average, good for 22nd best in college basketball. So the cards are definitely stacked in Hofstra's favor.
How To Watch
- When: Wednesday at 7 p.m. ET
- Where: Island Federal Credit Union Arena -- Stony Brook, New York
- Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
- Follow: CBS Sports App
- Ticket Cost: $49.00
The Pride are a 3.5-point favorite against the Seawolves, 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 a 3.5-point spread, and stayed right there.
Hofstra have won five out of their last six games against Stony Brook.
- Dec 09, 2020 - Hofstra 72 vs. Stony Brook 67
- Dec 10, 2019 - Hofstra 71 vs. Stony Brook 63
- Dec 19, 2018 - Hofstra 71 vs. Stony Brook 64
- Dec 12, 2017 - Hofstra 84 vs. Stony Brook 81
- Dec 13, 2016 - Hofstra 96 vs. Stony Brook 58
- Dec 20, 2015 - Stony Brook 71 vs. Hofstra 68