Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs Chattanooga Moccasins Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner

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Jan 2, 7:00 PM | Alexander Memorial Coliseum

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.

View Chattanooga vs Georgia Tech Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
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

Next up:
Chattanooga at Samford, Saturday, January 5
Georgia Tech home to Miami, Saturday, January 5