Georgia Bulldogs visit South Carolina Gamecocks in college basketball clash
|Georgia Bulldogs||South Carolina Gamecocks|
|14-11||February 22, 2014, 01:30 | Colonial Life Arena||10-16|
The South Carolina Gamecocks will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when they tip off against the Georgia Bulldogs at Colonial Life Arena on Saturday in NCAA hoops play.
The Bulldogs will look to vanquish their hosts on Saturday, as they are 12-11 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Gamecocks are 13-8-2 ATS. Georgia is 8-15 against the total, while South Carolina is 10-12-1 versus the number.
View Georgia Bulldogs vs South Carolina Gamecocks Odds and Stats.
The Bulldogs were listed as 2-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 125-ranked Gamecocks and the No. 116-rated Bulldogs in this matchup.
Last time out for Georgia, they were a 67-48 loser as they battled Tennessee on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 10-point underdog. Georgia suffered a 67-48 loss against Tennessee on Tuesday, getting 13 points from Kenny Gaines in a losing effort at Thompson-Boling Arena.
Last time out for South Carolina, they were a 71-64 loser as they battled Arkansas on the road. They covered in the match as a 12.5-point underdog. Brenton Williams scored 29 points for South Carolina on Wednesday, but the Razorbacks managed a 71-64 victory over the Gamecocks at Bud Walton Arena.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Bulldogs rank No. 47 in NCAA Division 1 with 37.64 per game. That compares with South Carolina’s No. 148 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where South Carolina is college basketball's No. 177-ranked team at 5.5 per game, while the Bulldogs rate No. 237 with 4.56 per game.
A few Bulldogs at Gamecocks trends to consider:
Georgia is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Georgia's last 5 games
Georgia is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Georgia is 2-11 SU in its last 13 games on the road
South Carolina is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of South Carolina's last 6 games
South Carolina is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games at home
South Carolina is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Georgia
Georgia home to Missouri, Tuesday, February 25th
South Carolina at Auburn, Wednesday, February 26th