Georgetown Hoyas vs Towson Tigers Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner

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Towson Tigers vs Georgetown Hoyas Odds

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College basketball wagering interest will be high on Saturday when the Tigers of Towson hit the hard court against the Hoyas of Georgetown.

The Hoyas sit at 6-1 (2-3 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Tigers are currently 4-4 (1-2 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Georgetown is 2-3 OU, and Towson is 0-0 OU.

View Towson vs Georgetown Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The visitors opened as 22-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including Bovada. The total was set to open a bit later (check out GTbets.eu for the latest situation(.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 189-ranked Hoyas and the No. 34-rated Tigers in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 71-66 win for the Hoyas on Saturday.

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How They Match Up:
The game also pits Georgetown's No. 237-ranked offense, averaging 64.6 PPG, against a Tigers defense that ranks No. 133 at 63.9 PPG. The Hoyas field goal percentage has averaged 47.1% so far, more than the Tigers marksmen have achieved on the year, 44.1% per game.

Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Towson owns the country's No. 144-rated mark, allowing 68 points per game on the highway. Georgetown, on the other hand, rates No. 280 in scoring at home.

Last time out for Towson, they were a 68-64 winner as they battled Vermont on the road. The Tigers got a 29-point performance from Jerrelle Benimon, who added 10 rebounds, as Towson ran past Vermont 68-64 on Wednesday at Roy Patrick Gym.

Last time out for Georgetown, they were a 64-41 winner as they battled Texas at home. They covered in the match as a 6.5-point favorite. The battle between the Hoyas and Longhorns didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Texas was handed a 64-41 defeat on Tuesday at Madison Square Garden.

Towson Tigers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Temple are 1-1
After playing Vermont are 3-7
After a win are 2-8

Georgetown Hoyas Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
After a win are 5-5

A few Tigers at Hoyas trends to consider:
Towson is 2-23 SU in its last 25 games on the road
Georgetown is 22-3 SU in its last 25 games at home
Georgetown is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games

Next up:
Towson at Temple, Wednesday, December 12
Georgetown home to Longwood, Monday, December 10

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