Seton Hall Pirates take on Hoyas in NCAA basketball test
Seton Hall Pirates vs Georgetown Hoyas Odds
The Georgetown Hoyas will try to cover the spread at Verizon Center on Wednesday when they get a visit from the Seton Hall Pirates in NCAA basketball action.
This season, the Hoyas are 14-4 overall and 7-7 ATS ATS, while the Pirates are 13-7 and 6-6-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Georgetown boasts a 6-8 on the OU, and Seton Hall is 4-5.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Georgetown Hoyas as 10.5-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Hoyas, most recently No. 74 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Pirates, who rate No. 110 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 71-69 victory for the Hoyas.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Georgetown's No. 244-rated squad against Seton Hall's No. 125-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Georgetown rates No. 268 in the country with 5.1 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 25 nationally with 8.2 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Seton Hall owns the country's No. 292-rated mark, allowing 75.4 points per game on the highway. Georgetown, on the other hand, rates No. 290 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Seton Hall was a 71-67 loser on the road against St. John's. They failed to cover the 3.5-point spread as underdogs. Seton Hall got 22 points from Eugene Teague but lost anyway, 71-67, to St. John's on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.
Last time out for Georgetown, they were a 53-51 winner as they battled Louisville at home. They covered in the match as a 5.5-point underdog. The Hoyas grabbed a 53-51 win over the Cardinals on Saturday, behind a 17-point effort from Markel Starks at Verizon Center.
Seton Hall Pirates Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Cincinnati are 4-3
After playing St. John's are 3-7
After a loss are 6-4
Georgetown Hoyas Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 10-0
Before playing St. John's are 7-3
After playing Louisville are 7-2
After a win are 8-2
A few Pirates at Hoyas trends to consider:
Seton Hall is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Georgetown
Seton Hall is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games on the road
Seton Hall is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Georgetown
Georgetown is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games at home
Georgetown is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Seton Hall
Georgetown is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Georgetown is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Seton Hall
Seton Hall home to Cincinnati, Saturday, February 2
Georgetown home to St. John's, Saturday, February 2