Clemson Tigers take on Yellow Jackets in NCAA basketball test
|Clemson Tigers||Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets|
|16-9||February 22, 2014, 12:00 | Hank McCarmish Pavilion||13-13|
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets will try to pay off for their supporters on Saturday when they play host to the Clemson Tigers at Hank McCarmish Pavilion in NCAA basketball action.
Supporters of the Tigers have watched them go 16-9 and 11-9 ATS on the year, while the Yellow Jackets are at 13-13 and 8-10-2 ATS. In totals betting, the Yellow Jackets are 9-9-2, while the Tigers have a 9-11 mark.
View Clemson Tigers vs Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Odds and Stats.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets as 1-point underdogs in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Yellow Jackets rated this week at No. 226 and the Tigers sitting at No. 194.
In their last action, Clemson was a 73-56 winner at home against North Carolina State. They covered the 5-point spread as favorites. The Tigers got 20 points from Rod Hall as Clemson ran past North Carolina State 73-56 on Tuesday at Littlejohn Coliseum.
Georgia Tech was a 68-51 loser in their most recent outing at home against Duke. They failed to cover the 11-point spread as underdogs. The Yellow Jackets got 13 points from Robert Carter, Jr., but it was Duke that prevailed in a 68-51 final on Tuesday at Hank McCarmish Pavilion.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Tigers rank No. 86 in NCAA Division 1 with 36.44 per game. That compares with Georgia Tech’s No. 93 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Georgia Tech is college basketball's No. 211-ranked team at 5.04 per game, while the Tigers rate No. 196 with 5.28 per game.
A few Tigers at Yellow Jackets trends to consider:
Clemson is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Clemson is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Clemson is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Clemson is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Georgia Tech
Georgia Tech is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Georgia Tech is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
Georgia Tech is 0-4-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Georgia Tech is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home
Clemson at Wake Forest, Tuesday, February 25th
Georgia Tech at Notre Dame, Wednesday, February 26th