Get ready for a Colonial battle as the Towson Tigers and the Hofstra Pride face off at 5 p.m. ET on Tuesday at SECU Arena. Towson is 10-5 overall and 5-1 at home, while Hofstra is 9-6 overall and 3-6 on the road. Tuesday's conference tilt will be featured on CBS Sports Network.
The Tigers are favored by 2.5-points in the latest Towson vs. Hofstra odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over-under is set at 144.5. Before entering any Hofstra vs. Towson picks, you'll want to see the college basketball predictions from the proven computer model at SportsLine.
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- Towson vs. Hofstra spread: Towson -2.5
- Towson vs. Hofstra over-under: 144.5 points
What you need to know about Towson
Towson has now won four of its last five games following its 70-67 win over Northeastern on Sunday. It was a balanced scoring effort for the Tigers, as they had five players score in double figures. Cam Holden led the way with a double-double effort, scoring 18 points and grabbing 10 rebounds.
Holden is the team's leading scorer on the season, averaging 14.1 points and 9.2 rebounds. The Tigers do an excellent job on the offensive glass, ranked No. 12 nationally in offensive rebounding percentage. They have now covered the spread in 10 of their last 13 games and are on a five-game home winning streak.
What you need to know about Hofstra
Hofstra did not play a game from Dec. 30 to Jan. 8 due to a trio of postponements caused by COVID-19 issues. The Pride returned from their pause with an 87-80 win at James Madison on Sunday. It was a much-needed bounce-back effort after they had lost to William & Mary as 16.5-point favorites in their previous game.
Senior guard Zach Cooks leads Hofstra with 16.1 points and 4.0 assists per game. He has four teammates scoring in double figures as well, including senior guard Jalen Ray, who is adding 15.4 points per game. Hofstra has won seven of its last eight games against Towson.
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