NCAA hoops odds preview - Georgia Tech vs. Clemson
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs Clemson Tigers Odds
Littlejohn Coliseum features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Clemson Tigers and the visiting Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in college hoops action on Tuesday.
The Tigers currently sports a 11-8 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 10-5 ATS. The Yellow Jackets are 11-7 and 7-9 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Tigers produce a 5-9 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Yellow Jackets have gone 10-6 against the number.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Clemson Tigers as 6-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Tigers - Yellow Jackets odds would favor the Yellow Jackets if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Clemson is rated No. 118 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Georgia Tech is at No. 73. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 69-68 win for the Tigers.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Clemson's No. 206-rated squad against Georgia Tech's No. 37-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Clemson rates No. 258 in the country with 5.3 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 243 nationally with 5.5 per match.
Defensively, Georgia Tech features the nation's No. 294-rated defense on the road, allowing 75.6 points per game. Clemson, meanwhile, comes in at No. 216 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Georgia Tech was an 82-62 winner at home against Wake Forest. They covered the 6.5-point spread as favorites. The battle between the Yellow Jackets and Demon Deacons didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Wake Forest was handed an 82-62 defeat on Saturday at Alexander Memorial Coliseum.
Clemson was a 77-70 winner in their most recent outing at home against Virginia Tech. They failed to cover the 12-point spread as favorites. Milton Jennings scored 28 points and added 14 rebounds for a double-double, leading Clemson over Virginia Tech, 77-70, on Sunday at Littlejohn Coliseum.
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Virginia are 6-4
After playing Wake Forest are 3-7
After a win are 7-3
Clemson Tigers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing Boston College are 4-6
After playing Virginia Tech are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few Yellow Jackets at Tigers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Georgia Tech's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Georgia Tech's last 5 games when playing on the road against Clemson
Georgia Tech is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Clemson
Georgia Tech is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Clemson
Clemson is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Georgia Tech
Clemson is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Georgia Tech
Clemson is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Clemson's last 6 games
Georgia Tech home to Virginia, Sunday, February 3
Clemson at Boston College, Saturday, February 2