NCAA hoops odds preview - East Carolina vs. Georgia State
East Carolina Pirates vs Georgia State Panthers Odds
Georgia State looks to cover the Panthers-Pirates pointspread on Monday and improve its overall 3-2 mark when they host East Carolina in college basketball wagering action.
The Panthers sit at 3-2 (2-3 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Pirates are currently 4-0 (0-2 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Georgia State is 0-1 OU, and East Carolina is 0-0 OU.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Panthers as 3.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Panthers rated this week at No. 78 and the Pirates sitting at No. 95. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 85-63 result in favor of the Pirates.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Georgia State's No. 307-rated squad against East Carolina's No. 67-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Georgia State rates No. 201 in the country with 5.8 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 245 nationally with 5.2 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, East Carolina owns the country's No. 1-rated mark, allowing 0 points per game on the highway. Georgia State, on the other hand, rates No. 264 in scoring at home.
East Carolina won its last outing, an 82-72 result against Appalachian State on November 20. They failed to cover in that game as a 16.5-point favorite. East Carolina got 21 points and 11 rebounds from Maurice Kemp en route to an 82-72 victory over Appalachian State on Tuesday at Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum.
In their last action, Georgia State was a 75-73 winner at home against South Alabama. They failed to cover the 4-point spread as favorites. Georgia State got 26 points from Manny Atkins en route to a 75-73 victory over South Alabama on Wednesday at GSU Sports Arena.
East Carolina Pirates Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Charlotte are 5-5
After playing Appalachian State are 4-3
After a win are 7-3
Georgia State Panthers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Louisiana Tech are 0-1
After playing South Alabama are 1-2
After a win are 6-4
East Carolina at Charlotte, Saturday, December 1
Georgia State home to Louisiana Tech, Friday, November 30