Samford Bulldogs vs Georgia Southern Eagles Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
Georgia Southern Eagles vs Samford Bulldogs Odds
Samford will look to improve on its 1-7 record on Saturday when they host Georgia Southern in NCAA basketball odds action at Pete Hanna Center.
The Bulldogs are 1-7 so far on the season, and 2-3 ATS vs. the number. The Eagles, meanwhile, are 2-4 and 1-3 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Samford go 0-0 and the Eagles go 0-2 on the totals.
Bettors looking to side with Samford in this one found them as 1.5-point underdogs earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 284 (Bulldogs) and the No. 186 (Eagles) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 59-54 result in favor of the Eagles has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Samford's No. 305-rated squad against Georgia Southern's No. 344-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Samford rates No. 120 in the country with 6.8 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 200 nationally with 5.8 per match.
Defensively, Georgia Southern features the nation's No. 122-rated defense on the road, allowing 66.8 points per game. Samford, meanwhile, comes in at No. 307 nationally in scoring at home.
Georgia Southern was a 55-50 loser in its last match at home against Elon. They failed to cover the 2.5-point spread as underdogs. The Eagles endured a 55-50 loss at the hands of the Phoenix on Wednesday, despite a 16-point effort from Tre Bussey at Hanner Fieldhouse.
In their last action, Samford was an 86-62 loser at home against Florida Gulf Coast. The Bulldogs were hammered by Florida Gulf Coast on Wednesday, losing by an 86-62 final at Pete Hanna Center in college basketball betting action.
Georgia Southern Eagles Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Brewton-Parker are 0-3
After playing Elon are 2-8
After a loss are 6-4
Samford Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Kentucky are 1-0
After a loss are 3-7
A few Eagles at Bulldogs trends to consider:
Georgia Southern is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Samford's last 5 games when playing Georgia Southern
Samford is 8-16 SU in its last 24 games at home
Samford is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Georgia Southern home to Brewton-Parker, Saturday, December 8
Samford at Kentucky, Tuesday, December 4