Elon vs Towson Prediction College Basketball Picks 2/12/24
Towson (14-10) vs Elon (10-14)
Game Info: Monday, February 12, 2024 at 9:00 pm (TU Arena)
Betting Odds: Towson -12.5 -- Over/Under: 138 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Elon Phoenix and Towson Tigers face off on Monday in a college basketball showdown at SECU Arena. Let’s look at the betting matchup and give a free Elon vs Towson prediction.
Elon Defense Needs to be Better
Elon in the last game faced off against Stony Brook in the last game and they scored 64 points, but the defense gave up 79 points and that led to the defeat. Sm Sherry was the top player putting up 15 points, two rebounds, and one assist. Elon on the season is averaging 75.6 points while their defense is giving up 76.4 points per game. The defense is ranked 294th and the defense hasn’t been good. Guard Max Mackinnion has been the top player averaging 12 points while shooting 45.9 percent from the field.
Can Towson Score Enough Here?
Towson’s offense hasn’t been exactly elite heading into this game and they are going to need to be better here. Towson in the last game faced off against Delaware and the defense gave up 74 points. The offense is averaging 67.5 points while their defense is giving up 64.6 points per game. The offense hasn't been great overall but the offense is ranked 23rd. Christian May is averaging 11.7 points while shooting 38.8 percent from the field. Townson hitting a couple of shots from deep would really help their causes.
Elon vs Towson Betting Prediction
The Towson offense hasn’t been great, but the good news they get to face off against an Elon defense that has been awful. Elon is giving up 76.4 points per game and they are going to really struggle here. Towson’s offense is going to get out to a fast start and that is going to be the difference here as the home team is going to get the job done. Back Towson against the spread here.