Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns visit Georgia State Panthers in college basketball clash

Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns Georgia State Panthers
18-9 February 22, 2014, 08:30 | GSU Sports Arena 19-7



A key college battle sees the visiting Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns travelling to Georgia State Saturday to take on the Panthers.

The Panthers sit at 19-7 (11-13 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Ragin Cajuns are currently 18-9 (10-11 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Georgia State is 12-11-1 OU, and Louisiana-Lafayette is 9-12 OU.

View Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns vs Georgia State Panthers Odds and Stats.

The Panthers were listed as -8.5-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark earlier in the day. It opened first at BetOnline, where the total was expected shortly.

The Panthers - Ragin Cajuns odds would favor the Panthers if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Georgia State is rated No. 12 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Louisiana-Lafayette is at No. 61.

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In their last action, Louisiana-Lafayette was a 78-63 winner at home against Troy. They covered the 10-point spread as favorites. Louisiana-Lafayette earned a 78-63 victory over Troy on Thursday, getting 21 points from Bryant Mbamalu at Cajundome.

Georgia State was a 75-60 winner in their most recent outing at home against Louisiana-Monroe. They covered the 14.5-point spread as favorites. Georgia State earned a 75-60 victory over Louisiana-Monroe on Thursday, getting 21 points from Manny Atkins at GSU Sports Arena.

How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Georgia State's No. 237-rated squad against Louisiana-Lafayette's No. 55-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Georgia State rates No. 49 in the country with 7.5 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 92 nationally with 6.74 per match.

A few Ragin Cajuns at Panthers trends to consider:
Louisiana-Lafayette is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Louisiana-Lafayette is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Louisiana-Lafayette's last 7 games
Louisiana-Lafayette is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Georgia State is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Georgia State is 16-1 SU in its last 17 games
Georgia State is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Georgia State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home


Next up:
Louisiana-Lafayette home to South Alabama, Sunday, March 2nd
Georgia State at Texas-Arlington, Thursday, February 27th