Georgetown vs. Kansas - 12/10/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Kansas Jayhawks (6-1) at Georgetown Hoyas (5-2)
College Basketball: Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 7:00 pm (Verizon Center)
The Line: Georgetown Hoyas -3 -- Over/Under: 137 See the Latest Odds
The Georgetown Hoyas and Kansas Jayhawks face off on Wednesday in college basketball action.
The Georgetown Hoyas are off to a 5-2 start to the season and are coming off of a win against Towson that ended a two game losing skid. Georgetown in averaging 72.6 points and they are shooting 50.1 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 61.9 points and their opponents are shooting 38.4 percent. D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera is averaging 14.4 points to lead the Hoyas. Joshua Smith is averaging 12.7 points and 6.9 rebounds, L.J. Peak is averaging 8.6 points, and Jabril Trawick is averaging 7.4 points. Georgetown has played two teams ranked in the top 25 and those account for their two losses.
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The Kansas Jayhawks are 6-1 this season and they are ranked 10th in the nation. KU is averaging 69.4 points and they are shooting 41.9 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 62.7 points and their opponents are shooting 40.2 percent. Perry Ellis leads the Jayhawks averaging 14.6 points and 6.7 rebounds per game. Frank mason is averaging 10.1 points, Cliff Alexander is averaging 10 points and 6.6 rebounds, and Wayne Selden Jr. is averaging 9.6 points. Kansas has won five games in a row since losing to Kentucky.
Georgetown is 5-1-1 against the spread in their last seven non-conference games, 8-2 against the spread in their last 10 home games, and 6-1 against the spread against the Big 12. Kansas is 4-1 against the spread in their last five games, 3-7 against the spread following a win, and 1-5 against the spread in their last six road games.
With the total at 137 the books look to be dialed in but I will go with the over in a pick which is really just a lean.