Kansas State vs. Georgia - 12/31/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Georgia Bulldogs (7-3) at Kansas State Wildcats (7-5)
College Basketball: Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at 4:00 pm (Bramlage Coliseum)
The Line: Kansas State Wildcats -5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Kansas State Wildcats and the Georgia Bulldogs face off on Wednesday in Bramlage Coliseum in college basketball action.
The Kansas State Wildcats are 7-5 this season and are coming off of a loss at home to Texas Southern. KSU is averaging 70.2 points and they are shooting 48.1 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 65.3 points and their opponents are shooting 46.2 percent. Marcus Foster leads the Wildcats averaging 15 points per game. Nino Williams is averaging 13 points, Thomas Gipson is averaging 11.2 points, and Jevon Thomas is averaging 7.1 points. Kansas State is 6-1 at home this season.
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The Georgia Bulldogs are 7-3 this season and they have won their last four games. Georgia is averaging 74.8 points and they are shooting 46.6 percent while defensively they are allowing 66.1 points and their opponents are shooting 38 percent. Marcus Thornton is averaging 14.9 points and 7.5 rebounds per game. Charles Mann is averaging 12.5 points and 5.4 rebounds, Nemanja Djurisic is averaging 11.5 points and 6.0 rebounds, and Kenny Gaines is averaging 11.8 points. Georgia is 1-1 on the road this season and they have played the 14th ranked schedule in the country.
Kansas State is 5-1 against the spread against the SEC, 14-5 against the spread in their last 19 home games, and 2-5 against the spread following a loss. Georgia is 3-0-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record, 4-1-1 against the spread in their last six non-conference games, and 5-1 against the spread following a game that they didn’t cover the spread.
At the very least Georgia keeps this close enough to cover but they have a chance to win outright as well.