Georgia State Panthers battle vs Delaware Blue Hens highlights college basketball odds menu
Delaware Blue Hens vs Georgia State Panthers Odds
Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on GSU Sports Arena Saturday as host Georgia State looks to handle the Delaware Blue Hens in NCAA hoops action.
The Blue Hens will look to vanquish their hosts on Saturday, as they are 7-5 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Panthers are 5-9 ATS. Delaware is 5-3 against the total, while Georgia State is 4-5 versus the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Panthers, most recently No. 268 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Blue Hens, who rate No. 120 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 66-64 victory for the Blue Hens.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Georgia State's No. 272 nationally ranked offense (63.2 points per game) against a Blue Hens defense that sits as the No. 229 at 69.1 PPG. The Panthers have been averaging 42.2% from the field, more than the Blue Hens have managed so far this season (41.2% on average).
Defensively, Delaware features the nation's No. 224-rated defense on the road, allowing 72.8 points per game. Georgia State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 274 nationally in scoring at home.
Delaware won its last outing, a 69-54 result against Hofstra on January 9. They covered in that game as a 14.5-point favorite. The Blue Hens grabbed a 69-54 win over the Pride on Wednesday, behind a 23-point effort from Devon Saddler at Bob Carpenter Center.
Georgia State was a 52-50 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Hofstra. They failed to cover the 5-point spread as favorites. Georgia State got 13 points from R.J. Hunter but lost anyway, 52-50, to Hofstra on Monday at Hofstra Arena.
Delaware Blue Hens Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Towson are 6-4
After playing Hofstra are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
Georgia State Panthers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing William & Mary are 3-7
After playing Hofstra are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6
A few Blue Hens at Panthers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Delaware's last 6 games when playing on the road against Georgia State
Delaware is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Georgia State's last 6 games when playing Delaware
Georgia State is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Georgia State's last 6 games when playing at home against Delaware
Georgia State is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
Delaware home to Towson, Wednesday, January 16
Georgia State home to William & Mary, Wednesday, January 16