Southern Tournament - Davidson Wildcats host Georgia Southern Eagles in college basketball action
Georgia Southern Eagles vs Davidson Wildcats Odds
US Cellular Center features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Davidson Wildcats and the visiting Georgia Southern Eagles in college hoops action on Saturday.
This is a conference playoff game in the Southern Tournament. The game is being played at US Cellular Center, which makes it technically a neutral site match.
The Wildcats are 23-7 so far on the season, and 14-14-1 ATS vs. the number. The Eagles, meanwhile, are 14-18 and 14-14 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Davidson go 10-17-1 and the Eagles go 12-13 on the totals.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Davidson Wildcats as 6-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 273-rated Georgia Southern taking on the No. 62-rated Wildcats in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 77-63 win for the Wildcats on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Davidson's No. 197-rated squad against Georgia Southern's No. 282-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Davidson rates No. 55 in the country with 7.5 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 219 nationally with 5.8 per match.
Defensively, Georgia Southern features the nation's No. 88-rated defense on the road, allowing 65.8 points per game. Davidson, meanwhile, comes in at No. 54 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Georgia Southern, they were a 60-44 winner as they battled Wofford on the road. They covered in the match as a 4-point underdog. Eric Ferguson scored 17 points leading the Eagles to a 60-44 victory over Wofford at US Cellular Center on Friday.
Davidson was an 83-48 winner in their most recent outing at home against Georgia Southern. They covered the 19.5-point spread as favorites. Davidson cruised to victory on Saturday, running Georgia Southern out of the gym and running up an 83-48 score at Belk Arena.
Georgia Southern Eagles Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
After playing Wofford are 5-5
After a win are 2-8
Davidson Wildcats Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 9-1
After playing Georgia Southern are 9-1
After a win are 10-0
A few Eagles at Wildcats trends to consider:
Davidson is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Davidson is 12-1 SU in its last 13 games when playing Georgia Southern