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Florida A&M Rattlers vs Georgia Bulldogs Odds
The Georgia Bulldogs will try to pay off for their supporters on Saturday when they play host to the Florida A&M Rattlers at Stegeman Coliseum in NCAA basketball action.
This season, the Bulldogs are 4-7 overall and 3-5 ATS ATS, while the Rattlers are 4-7 and 1-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Georgia boasts a 4-4 on the OU, and Florida A&M is 0-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 166-ranked Bulldogs and the No. 227-rated Rattlers in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 66-63 win for the Bulldogs on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Georgia's No. 315-ranked offense, averaging 59.5 PPG, against a Rattlers defense that ranks No. 330 at 76.6 PPG. The Bulldogs field goal percentage has averaged 40.6% so far, less than the Rattlers marksmen have achieved on the year, 42% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Florida A&M owns the country's No. 326-rated mark, allowing 81 points per game on the highway. Georgia, on the other hand, rates No. 314 in scoring at home.
Florida A&M was an 80-57 loser in its last match on the road against Clemson. Florida A&M was crushed on Saturday, getting blown out by Clemson and falling by an 80-57 score at Littlejohn Coliseum.
Last time out for Georgia, they were a 64-56 winner as they battled USC at home. They covered in the match as a 3-point favorite. The Trojans were burned for 25 points by Kentavious Caldwell-Pope on Saturday as the Bulldogs put another game in the win column, 64-56, at Stegeman Coliseum.
Georgia Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-3
After playing USC are 1-0
After a win are 3-7
A few Rattlers at Bulldogs trends to consider:
Georgia is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home
Georgia is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
Florida A&M at Texas Tech, Monday, December 31
Georgia home to George Washington, Friday, January 4