College baskeball point spread favors Volunteers in battle with Bulldogs
Georgia Bulldogs vs Tennessee Volunteers Odds
Tennessee looks to cover the Volunteers-Bulldogs pointspread on Wednesday and improve its overall 11-9 mark when they host Georgia in college basketball wagering action.
The Volunteers currently sports a 11-9 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 8-9-1 ATS. The Bulldogs are 10-11 and 8-9 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Volunteers produce a 8-9 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Bulldogs have gone 8-9 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 76-rated Volunteers and the No. 160-ranked Bulldogs, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 64-60 result in favor of the Volunteers.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Bulldogs rank No. 228 in NCAA Division 1 with 33.6 per game. That compares with Tennessee’s No. 91 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Tennessee is college basketball's No. 310-ranked team at 4.6 per game, while the Bulldogs rate No. 235 with 5.6 per game.
Defensively, Georgia features the nation's No. 65-rated defense on the road, allowing 64.5 points per game. Tennessee, meanwhile, comes in at No. 231 nationally in scoring at home.
Georgia won its last outing, a 67-56 result against South Carolina on February 2. They covered in that game as a 4-point underdog. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored 19 points leading the Bulldogs to a 67-56 victory over South Carolina at Colonial Life Arena on Saturday.
Tennessee was a 73-60 loser in its last match on the road against Arkansas. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as underdogs. Tennessee suffered a 73-60 loss against Arkansas on Saturday, getting 18 points from Jarnell Stokes in a losing effort at Bud Walton Arena.
Georgia Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Texas A&M are 0-1
After playing South Carolina are 2-8
After a win are 5-5
Tennessee Volunteers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 9-1
Before playing South Carolina are 7-3
After playing Arkansas are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
A few Bulldogs at Volunteers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Georgia's last 8 games when playing on the road against Tennessee
Georgia is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Georgia is 4-11 ATS in its last 15 games when playing on the road against Tennessee
Georgia is 5-20 SU in its last 25 games on the road
Tennessee is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing at home against Georgia
Tennessee is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games at home
Tennessee is 13-3 SU in its last 16 games when playing Georgia
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tennessee's last 5 games
Georgia home to Texas A&M, Saturday, February 9
Tennessee at South Carolina, Sunday, February 10