Thursday's contest that pits the Houston Cougars (3-0) against the Towson Tigers (2-1) at TD Arena has a good chance to be a lopsided matchup based on our computer prediction, which projects a final score of 68-58 in favor of Houston, who is big favorites by our model. Game time is at 6:30 PM ET on November 16.

According to our computer prediction, Towson should cover the point spread, which is currently listed at 21.5. The two teams are projected to eclipse the 124.5 total.

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Houston vs. Towson Game Info & Odds

  • Date: Thursday, November 16, 2023
  • Time: 6:30 PM ET
  • TV: ESPN2
  • Where: Charleston, South Carolina
  • Venue: TD Arena
  • Line: Houston -21.5
  • Point Total: 124.5
  • Moneyline (To Win): Houston -5000, Towson +1400

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Houston vs. Towson Score Prediction

  • Prediction: Houston 68, Towson 58

Spread & Total Prediction for Houston vs. Towson

  • Pick ATS: Towson (+21.5)
  • Pick OU: Over (124.5)

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Houston Performance Insights

  • Houston was 98th in college basketball in points scored (74.9 per game) and second-best in points conceded (57.5) last year.
  • Last year, the Cougars were 13th-best in the country in rebounds (35.9 per game) and 17th-best in rebounds conceded (27.6).
  • Last season Houston was ranked 62nd in college basketball in assists with 14.7 per game.
  • The Cougars made 7.7 3-pointers per game and shot 34.0% from beyond the arc last year, ranking 134th and 183rd, respectively, in the nation.
  • Houston was 64th in the nation in 3-pointers allowed (6.3 per game) and second-best in 3-point percentage defensively (27.9%) last year.
  • The Cougars attempted 62.1% of their shots from inside the arc, and 37.9% from beyond it last year. In terms of makes, 71.9% of the Cougars' buckets were 2-pointers, and 28.1% were 3-pointers.

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