Drexel Dragons vs Georgia State Panthers Odds
The visiting Drexel Dragons hope to send their backers to the pay window on Wednesday as they look to cover the spread at GSU Sports Arena against the Georgia State Panthers.
This season, the Panthers are 5-8 overall and 4-7 ATS ATS, while the Dragons are 4-8 and 2-10 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Georgia State boasts a 3-3 on the OU, and Drexel is 6-4.
Bettors looking to go with the Panthers in this one found them listed as 1-point underdogs earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Dragons was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Panthers sit at No. 275 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Dragons sit at No. 273 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Panthers will win this game 63-62.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Dragons is ranked No. 237 in NCAA hoops at 33.8 per game. Contrast that with Georgia State’s No. 278 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Georgia State is the No. 206-ranked team in the country at 5.8 per game, while Drexel rates No. 260 at 5.2 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Drexel owns the country's No. 75-rated mark, allowing 64.3 points per game on the highway. Georgia State, on the other hand, rates No. 267 in scoring at home.
Drexel lost its last outing, a 63-49 result against Saint Joseph's on December 31. They failed to cover in that game as a 2.5-point underdog. The Dragons endured a 63-49 loss at the hands of the Hawks on Monday, despite a 21-point effort from Damion Lee at John A. Daskalakis Center.
Georgia State was a 68-64 loser in its last match on the road against Georgia Southern. They failed to cover the 2-point spread as favorites. Devonta White scored 14 points in a futile effort to lead the Panthers to a win (they lost 68-64 to Georgia Southern at Hanner Fieldhouse on Saturday).
Drexel Dragons Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Towson are 6-4
After playing Saint Joseph's are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3
Georgia State Panthers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
Before playing James Madison are 6-4
After playing Georgia Southern are 4-1
After a loss are 5-5
A few Dragons at Panthers trends to consider:
Drexel is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games on the road
Drexel is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Georgia State's last 6 games when playing Drexel
Georgia State is 18-6 SU in its last 24 games at home
Georgia State is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Georgia State is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Drexel
Drexel home to Towson, Saturday, January 5
Georgia State home to James Madison, Saturday, January 5