Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets home to Georgia Bulldogs in NCAA Basketball betting action
Georgia Bulldogs vs Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Odds
A key college battle sees the visiting Georgia Bulldogs travelling to Georgia Tech Tuesday to take on the Yellow Jackets.
The Bulldogs will look to vanquish their hosts on Tuesday, as they are 2-3 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Yellow Jackets are 3-2 ATS. Georgia is 1-4 against the total, while Georgia Tech is 2-3 versus the number.
Bettors looking to back visiting Georgia before tip-off in this one found them as 7-point underdogs over at Sportsbook.ag earlier.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Yellow Jackets sit at No. 90 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Bulldogs sit at No. 213 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Yellow Jackets will win this game 64-56.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Bulldogs rank No. 322 in NCAA Division 1 with 30.1 per game. That compares with Georgia Tech’s No. 148 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Georgia Tech is college basketball's No. 304-ranked team at 4.3 per game, while the Bulldogs rate No. 132 with 6.6 per game.
Defensively, Georgia features the nation's No. 77-rated defense on the road, allowing 63.3 points per game. Georgia Tech, meanwhile, comes in at No. 296 nationally in scoring at home.
Georgia was a 64-53 loser in their most recent outing on the road against South Florida. They failed to cover the 3-point spread as underdogs. Georgia got 19 points from Kentavious Caldwell-Pope but lost anyway, 64-53, to South Florida on Friday at Sun Dome.
Georgia Tech lost its last outing, a 75-62 result against Illinois on November 28. They failed to cover in that game as a 10.5-point underdog. Georgia Tech suffered a 75-62 loss against Illinois on Wednesday, getting 14 points from Kammeon Holsey in a losing effort at University of Illinois Assembly Hall.
Georgia Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
After playing Illinois are 0-1
After a loss are 4-6
A few Bulldogs at Yellow Jackets trends to consider:
Georgia is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Georgia Tech
Georgia is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Georgia Tech is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Georgia Tech's last 5 games when playing Georgia
Georgia Tech is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Georgia
Georgia Tech is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Georgia home to Iona, Saturday, December 15
Georgia Tech home to UNC Wilmington, Saturday, December 8