Georgia Bulldogs vs Chattanooga Moccasins Preview
|Chattanooga Moccasins||Georgia Bulldogs|
|3-5||December 02, 2013, 07:30 | Stegeman Coliseum||2-4|
The Chattanooga Moccasins will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Bulldogs in Georgia at Stegeman Coliseum on Monday in college basketball action.
Georgia battles the Moccasins, currently sitting with a 3-5 mark (2-2 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 3-3 for the Bulldogs and 2-0 for the Moccasins.
View Chattanooga Moccasins vs Georgia Bulldogs Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Bulldogs installed as -12-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Bulldogs at No. 144 and the Moccasins at No. 335 heading into this contest.
Chattanooga won its last outing, an 87-76 result against IUPUI on November 29. They covered in that game as a 2.5-point underdog. IUPUI got 25 points from Ja'Rob McCallum on the way to an 87-76 loss against Chattanooga on Friday at Orleans Arena.
In their last action, Georgia was a 71-53 winner at home against Appalachian State. They covered the 11.5-point spread as favorites. The Bulldogs grabbed a 71-53 win over the Mountaineers on Friday, behind a 14-point effort from Charles Mann at Stegeman Coliseum.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Moccasins is ranked No. 122 in NCAA hoops at 37.13 per game. Contrast that with Georgia’s No. 133 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Georgia is the No. 251-ranked team in the country at 3.67 per game, while Chattanooga rates No. 82 at 7.12 per game.
Chattanooga home to Hiwassee, Tuesday, December 10th
Georgia at Lipscomb, Saturday, December 14th