Southern Miss vs. Georgia State - 12/19/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Georgia State Panthers (5-2) at Southern Miss Golden Eagles (2-6)
College Basketball: Saturday, December 19, 2015 at 5:00 pm (Reed Green Coliseum)
The Line: Southern Miss Golden Eagles +7 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Georgia State Panthers and Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles meet Saturday at the Reed Green Coliseum.
The Georgia State Panthers look for their second road win to build on their 5-2 start. The Georgia State Panthers are averaging 63.2 points on 46.2 percent shooting and allowing 62.5 points on 40.4 percent shooting. Jeremy Hollowell is averaging 16.1 points and 4.4 rebounds while Kevin Ware is averaging 12.4 points and 2.9 assists. Markus Crider is grabbing 5.1 rebounds and Isaiah Williams is dishing 2.4 assists. The Georgia State Panthers are shooting 33.7 percent from beyond the arc and 67.5 percent from the free throw line. Georgia State is allowing 39.2 percent shooting from deep and is forcing 15 turnovers per game. The Georgia State Panthers have won seven of their last 11 road games.
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The Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles look to string together three straight victories. The Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles are averaging 57.2 points on 36.9 percent shooting and allowing 65.8 points on 41.4 percent shooting. Kourtlin Jackson is averaging 10 points and 3.9 rebounds while Khari Price is averaging 10 points and three assists. Eddie Davis III is grabbing six rebounds and Quinton Campbell is dishing 1.3 assists. The Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles are shooting 34.6 percent from beyond the arc and 74 percent from the free throw line. Southern Miss is allowing 32.9 percent shooting from deep and is forcing 12.2 turnovers per game. The Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles have won four of their last seven home games.
The Panthers are 7-15 ATS in their last 22 road games and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 Saturday games. The Golden Eagles are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 home games and 9-0 ATS in their last 9 games overall.
Southern Miss is a team that's still trying to find itself after so much drama and what not during the offseason. Meanwhile, Georgia State is proven on the road and has a talented/experienced team that's ready to make a run. I like the Panthers by double digits.