Chattanooga Moccasins vs Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Odds
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets will try to cover the spread at Alexander Memorial Coliseum on Wednesday when they get a visit from the Chattanooga Moccasins in NCAA basketball action.
Georgia Tech will face the 5-8 Moccasins, who own a 4-5 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Yellow Jackets are 4-5 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Moccasins are 1-4 favoring the OVER.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Yellow Jackets as 19.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 137-rated Yellow Jackets and the No. 144-ranked Moccasins, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 76-63 result in favor of the Yellow Jackets.
How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Georgia Tech's No. 216-ranked scoring average of 65.9 PPG, against a Moccasins defense rated No. 214 and allowing 68 PPG. The Yellow Jackets FG% has averaged 43.7% to date this season, more than the Moccasins shooters have managed so far (40.4% per game).
Defensively, Chattanooga features the nation's No. 109-rated defense on the road, allowing 66.7 points per game. Georgia Tech, meanwhile, comes in at No. 264 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Chattanooga was a 76-69 winner at home against Utah Valley. They covered the 5.5-point spread as favorites. Z. Mason scored 26 points and helped out with 13 rebounds for Chattanooga on Saturday, leading the Moccasins to a 76-69 victory over Utah Valley at McKenzie Arena.
Georgia Tech was a 73-48 winner in their most recent outing at home against Fordham. They covered the 13.5-point spread as favorites. Georgia Tech cruised to victory on Saturday, running Fordham out of the gym and running up a 73-48 score at Alexander Memorial Coliseum.
Chattanooga Moccasins Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Samford are 4-6
After playing Utah Valley are 0-1
After a win are 4-6
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Miami are 4-6
After playing Fordham are 0-1
After a win are 6-4
A few Moccasins at Yellow Jackets trends to consider:
Chattanooga is 1-17 SU in its last 18 games on the road
Georgia Tech is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Georgia Tech is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Chattanooga at Samford, Saturday, January 5
Georgia Tech home to Miami, Saturday, January 5