The Georgetown University Hoyas will look to boost their win total and cover the point spread when they tip off against the Connecticut Huskies at Verizon Center on Saturday in NCAA hoops betting.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
Betting fans looking to back the Connecticut Huskies before tip-off in this one found them as 9-point underdogs over at Bovada earlier.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Georgetown University Hoyas sit at 9-8 (5-10 ATS) on the college basketball season. By comparison, the Connecticut Huskies are currently 7-9 (4-9 ATS). Looking to bet on the total points scored? Georgetown University is 7-8 OU, and Connecticut is 4-8 OU.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Georgetown University Hoyas rated this week at No. 186 and the Connecticut Huskies sitting at No. 211.
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Connecticut Huskies rank No. 91 in NCAA Basketball Division 1 with 38.19 per game. That compares with Georgetown University’s No. 141 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Georgetown University is college basketball's No. 170-ranked team at 7 per game, while the Connecticut Huskies rate No. 222 with 6.06 per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Kentan Facey scored 23 points and added 23 rebounds for a double-double, leading Connecticut over Temple, 73-59, on Wednesday at Gampel Pavilion.
The battle between the Hoyas and Red Storm didnt turn out to be much of a battle at all as St. John's was handed a 83-55 defeat on Monday at Verizon Center.
Next Betting Matchups
Connecticut at Southern Methodist, Thursday, January 19th
Georgetown University at Providence, Monday, January 16th