Where: Daskalakis Athletic Center, Philadelphia, PA
When: Saturday, December 7, 2:00 PM. ET.
The Drexel Dragons will be going for their second consecutive win when they take on the La Salle Explorers on Saturday afternoon.
Explorers Tring To Bounce Back From Loss To VillanovaThe Explorers came close to pulling off an upset in their last game but ultimately fell to the Villanova Wildcats, who snapped their three-game winning streak. They will be trying to bounce back from the loss and pick up their fourth win in their last five games as well as their first road win of the year when they face the Dragons on Saturday.
La Salle is averaging 70.6 points per game, shooting 42 percent from the field and 39 percent from three-point range. The team finished with 72 points against the Wildcats and will need to play better if they want to avoid dropping two games in a row.
Ed Croswell led the way for the Explorers with 14 points and 10 rebounds, while David Beatty added 12 points and two rebounds for the Explorers, who finished the game with only two players scoring in double figures.
La Salle has struggled defensively, giving up 71.7 points per game. They gave up 83 points in their last game and will need to do a better job if they want to beat the Dragons on Saturday.
Dragons Going For Fourth Win In Five GamesThe Dragons bounced back from their loss to UMBC with a win over Princeton in their last game and will try to keep the momentum going with a win over the Explorers, which will give them their fourth win in their last five games.
James Butler denies Princeton at the rim pic.twitter.com/4lq91OCcGY— Drexel Men's Basketball (@DrexelMBB) December 5, 2019
Drexel is averaging 72.9 points per game, shooting 46 percent from the field and 35 percent from three-point range. The team scored 82 points in their win over the Tigers and will need to continue playing well if they want to start another streak.
Camren Wynter led the way for the Dragons with 31 points, three rebounds, five assists, and three steals, while James Butler added 18 points, 12 rebounds, and four blocks for the Dragons, who finished the game with two players scoring in double figures.
Drexel hasn’t played well defensively, giving up 71.9 points per game. The team gave up 76 points to the Tigers in their last game and need to do a better job to get past the Explorers on Saturday.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: La Salle is:
- 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games against an opponent in the Colonial Athletic Conference.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Drexel is:
- 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Atlantic 10 conference.