College Basketball Matchup - Wofford Terriers Georgia Southern Eagles Odds Preview
|Georgia Southern Eagles||Wofford Terriers|
|10-12||February 06, 2014, 07:00 | Benjamin Johnson Arena||11-10|
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Georgia Southern when they take on the Wofford Terriers on Thursday in college hoops betting action.
The Terriers are 11-10 so far on the season, and 7-7-1 ATS vs. the number. The Eagles, meanwhile, are 10-12 and 6-9 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Wofford go 10-4 and the Eagles go 6-7 on the totals.
View Georgia Southern Eagles vs Wofford Terriers Odds and Stats.
On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, Wofford sat as -9-point favorites over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Terriers at No. 73 and the Eagles at No. 193 heading into this contest.
Georgia Southern won its last outing, a 64-62 result against UNC Greensboro on February 1. They covered in that game as a 3.5-point underdog. Georgia Southern earned a 64-62 victory over UNC Greensboro on Saturday, getting 23 points from Jelani Hewitt at Greensboro Coliseum.
Last time out for Wofford, they were a 77-58 winner as they battled Samford at home. They covered in the match as an 8.5-point favorite. Wofford got 16 points from Spencer Collins en route to a 77-58 victory over Samford on Saturday at Benjamin Johnson Arena.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Eagles is ranked No. 132 in NCAA hoops at 35.61 per game. Contrast that with Wofford’s No. 177 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Wofford is the No. 150-ranked team in the country at 5.86 per game, while Georgia Southern rates No. 37 at 7.78 per game.
Georgia Southern at Elon, Saturday, February 8th
Wofford at The Citadel, Saturday, February 8th