Georgia Bulldogs visit South Florida Bulls in college basketball clash
Georgia Bulldogs vs South Florida Bulls Odds
Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on Sun Dome Friday as host South Florida looks to handle the Georgia Bulldogs in NCAA hoops action.
South Florida battles the Bulldogs, currently sitting with a 2-4 mark (2-2 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 0-0 for the Bulls and 0-4 for the Bulldogs.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Bulls as 4-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 142-rated Georgia taking on the No. 66-rated Bulls in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 68-59 win for the Bulls on Friday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and South Florida has the nation's No. 211-rated offensive output, at 66.7 PPG. The visiting Bulldogs defense ranks No. 58 allowing on average 59.3 PPG. The Bulls FG% has averaged 43.9% so far, more than the Bulldogs marksmen have achieved on the year, 39.9% per game.
Defensively, Georgia features the nation's No. 84-rated defense on the road, allowing 63 points per game. South Florida, meanwhile, comes in at No. 248 nationally in scoring at home.
Georgia won its last outing, a 54-38 result against East Tennessee State on November 23. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored 13 points leading the Bulldogs to a 54-38 victory over East Tennessee State at Stegeman Coliseum on Friday.
South Florida was a 63-54 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Stetson. Toarlyn Fitzpatrick scored 20 points leading the Bulls to a 63-54 victory over Stetson at Edmunds Center on Monday.
Georgia Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Georgia Tech are 5-5
After playing East Tennessee State are 0-1
After a win are 4-6
South Florida Bulls Trends:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
After playing Stetson are 1-2
After a win are 5-5
A few Bulldogs at Bulls trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Georgia's last 7 games on the road
Georgia is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
South Florida is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
South Florida is 15-5 SU in its last 20 games at home
South Florida is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Georgia at Georgia Tech, Tuesday, December 4
South Florida at Oklahoma State, Wednesday, December 5