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Eastern Washington Eagles

vs

Georgetown Hoyas
Thursday, March 19, 2015 9:57 PM ET
Moda Center at the Rose Quarter

The No. 4 Georgetown Hoyas return to March Madness after a one-year absence looking to end their current three-game ATS losing streak. The Hoyas fell short in the Big East Tournament falling 65-63 to Xavier as 1.5-point favorites, their second straight outright loss when pegged as slim betting favorites.

Despite the big seed gap, the Hoyas are favored by just 7.5 points midweek at MyBookie against an EWU team that won 18 of its final 22 games.

Georgetown has also struggled in recent NCAA Tournaments, getting past the Round of 64 just once in their last four March Madness appearances, while going 2-6 ATS in their last eight including a stunning 78-68 Round of 64 loss to Florida Gulf Coast as a No. 2 seed two years ago, failing to cover as heavy 13-point favorites.

The No. 13 Eastern Washington Eagles take on Georgetown riding a five-game SU win streak, 4-1 ATS. The Eagles earned their first NCAA Tournament berth in 11 years after claiming the Big Sky Tournament title in dominating fashion. The point total has consistently played OVER this season in Eagles contests, going 6-1 in the last seven.

Eastern Washington Eagles vs Georgetown Hoyas Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Georgetown Hoyas sit at 21-10 (12-17-2 ATS) on the college basketball season. By comparison, the Eastern Washington Eagles are currently 26-8 (15-12 ATS). Looking to bet on the total points scored? Georgetown is 15-16 OU, and Eastern Washington is 18-7 OU.

This game puts the Georgetown Hoyas, most recently No. 54 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Eastern Washington Eagles, who rate No. 43 in the latest survey.

How Eastern Washington Eagles vs Georgetown Hoyas Stats Matchup

The game also pits Georgetown's No. 61-ranked offense, averaging 70.71 PPG, against a Eagles defense that ranks No. 246 at 73.65 PPG. The Hoyas field goal percentage has averaged 45.45% so far, less than the Eagles marksmen have achieved on the year, 48.01% per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Eastern Washington earned a 69-65 victory over Montana on Saturday, getting 18 points from Tyler Harvey at Dahlberg Arena.

The Hoyas got 19 points from Jabril Trawick, but it was Xavier that prevailed in a 65-63 final on Friday at Madison Square Garden.

Betting Trends:

Georgetown ended year on 1-5 ATS run

Georgetown failed to cover five straight when favorites

EWU finished year on 18-4 SU run

OVER is 6-1 past seven EWU games

Hoyas 1-5 SU and ATS past six tournament games

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