Boston College Eagles home to Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in NCAA Basketball betting action
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs Boston College Eagles Odds
Boston College will look to improve on its 14-16 record on Saturday when they host Georgia Tech in NCAA basketball odds action at Conte Forum.
The Eagles sport records of 14-16 and 14-11-1 ATS heading into this battle, while the Yellow Jackets have 16-13 and 13-14 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 15-8 for the Eagles and 15-12 for the Yellow Jackets.
Bettors looking to go with the Eagles in this one found them listed as 3.5-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Yellow Jackets was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Eagles - Yellow Jackets odds would favor the Yellow Jackets if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Boston College is rated No. 304 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Georgia Tech is at No. 74. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 68-64 win for the Yellow Jackets.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Yellow Jackets is ranked No. 53 in NCAA hoops at 37.4 per game. Contrast that with Boston College’s No. 302 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Boston College is the No. 98-ranked team in the country at 6.9 per game, while Georgia Tech rates No. 244 at 5.5 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Georgia Tech owns the country's No. 185-rated mark, allowing 70.2 points per game on the highway. Boston College, on the other hand, rates No. 256 in scoring at home.
Georgia Tech was a 71-69 winner in its last match on the road against Miami. They covered the 12.5-point spread as underdogs. Georgia Tech got 21 points from Chris Bolden en route to a 71-69 victory over Miami on Wednesday at BankUnited Center.
In their last action, Boston College was a 68-61 winner on the road against Clemson. They covered the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. The Eagles got 24 points from Olivier Hanlan as Boston College ran past Clemson 68-61 on Tuesday at Littlejohn Coliseum.
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
After playing Miami are 0-10
After a win are 4-6
Boston College Eagles Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
After playing Clemson are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
A few Yellow Jackets at Eagles trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Georgia Tech's last 9 games on the road
Georgia Tech is 4-8 ATS in its last 12 games on the road
Georgia Tech is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Boston College
Georgia Tech is 3-15 SU in its last 18 games on the road
Boston College is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston College's last 5 games at home
Boston College is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Georgia Tech
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Boston College's last 9 games