Georgia State vs. Southern Miss - 12/21/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Southern Miss Golden Eagles (5-4) at Georgia State Panthers (6-3)
College Basketball: Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 2:00 pm (GSU Sports Arena)
The Line: Georgia State Panthers -14 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Georgia State Panthers and the Southern Miss Golden Eagles face off on Sunday in college basketball action.
The Georgia State Panthers are 6-3 this season ad they are coming off of a loss that ended a five game winning streak. Georgia State is averaging 69.6 points and they are shooting 47.4 percent while defensively they are allowing 65.5 points and their opponents are shooting 39.9 percent. R.J. Hunter is averaging 22.1 points per game to lead the Panthers. Ryan Harrow is averaging 19.4 points and 5.4 assists, Markus Crider is averaging 7.9 points and 5.3 rebounds, and Kevin Ware is averaging 6.9 points. Georgia State is 2-0 at home this season.
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The Southern Miss Golden Eagles are 5-4 this season and they have lost two of their last three games. USM is averaging 58.6 points and they are shooting 43.2 percent while defensively they are allowing 67.9 points and their opponents are shooting 39.9 percent. Matt Bingaya is averaging 16.2 points t lead the Golden Eagles. Chip Armelin is averaging 9.7 points, Norville Carey is averaging 8.7 points, and Rasham Suarez is averaging 7.1 points. Southern Miss is 0-3 on the road this season.
Georgia State is 3-7 against the spread in their last 10 games, 5-13 against the spread in their last 18 non-conference games, and 2-6 against the spread following a loss. Southern Miss is 1-4 against the spread against a team with a winning record, 1-4 against the spread in their last five road games, and 1-6 against the spread in their last seven games.
This is just a ton of points and I have to take my chances with the dog though I don’t love the pick.