Indiana Hoosiers visit Georgetown Hoyas in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Indiana Hoosiers vs Georgetown Hoyas Odds
The Georgetown Hoyas hope to be lousy hosts on Tuesday as the Indiana Hoosiers pay a visit to Barclays Center on the college basketball betting menu.
This matchup is a neutral-site affair being played at Barclays Center.
Supporters of the Hoosiers have watched them go 4-0 and 3-1 ATS on the year, while the Hoyas are at 3-0 and 1-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Hoyas are 1-1, while the Hoosiers have a 1-1 mark.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Hoyas - Hoosiers odds would favor the Hoyas if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Georgetown is rated No. 9 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Indiana is at No. 40. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 102-75 win for the Hoosiers.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Hoosiers is ranked No. 31 in NCAA hoops at 43 per game. Contrast that with Georgetown’s No. 261 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Georgetown is the No. 240-ranked team in the country at 5 per game, while Indiana rates No. 73 at 7.8 per game.
Defensively, Indiana features the nation's No. 1-rated defense on the road, allowing 0 points per game. Georgetown, meanwhile, comes in at No. 218 nationally in scoring at home.
Indiana was a 66-53 winner in their most recent outing at home against Georgia. They failed to cover the 21.5-point spread as favorites. Georgia got 14 points from Vincent Williams but lost anyway, 66-53, to Indiana on Monday at Barclays Center.
Georgetown was a 78-70 winner in its last match at home against UCLA. They covered the 6.5-point spread as underdogs. The Hoyas grabbed a 78-70 win over the Bruins on Monday, behind a 23-point effort from Markel Starks at Barclays Center.
Indiana home to Ball State, Sunday, November 25
Georgetown home to Mount St. Mary's, Saturday, November 24