Texas State Bobcats vs. Georgia State Panthers - 1/2/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Georgia State Panthers (7-3) at Texas State Bobcats (7-3)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 2, 2016 at 5:30 pm (Strahan Coliseum)
The Line: Texas State Bobcats +1 -- Over/Under: 118 See the Latest Odds
The Texas State Bobcats will face off against the Georgia State Panthers this Saturday.
Texas State comes into this game with a 7-3 record and are currently 4th in the Sun Belt. The Bobcats have been playing good lately winning 4 out of their past 5 games with their most recent being a 80-66 win over Georgia Southern. Emani Gant leads the Bobcats in scoring with 14.0 points per game and 6.6 rebounds. Kavin Gilder-Tilbury is second on the team with 12.2 points per game and 4.8 rebounds.
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Georgia State comes into this game with a 7-3 record and are currently 6th in the Sun Belt Conference. Georgia State has won 4 out of their last 5 games with their most recent game being a 85-70 loss to UT-Arlington. Georgia state through 10 games have been led by Jeremy Hollowell who is scoring 14.3 points per game and 4.7 rebounds and 2.4 assists. Kevin Ware is second on the team with 13.2 points per game and 4.2 rebounds.
Georgia State is 0-4 against the spread in their last 4 games vs. a team with a winning straight up record. The Panthers are 6-2 against the spread in their last 8 Saturday games. Texas State is 3-0-1 against the spread in their last 4 home games. The Bobcats are 3-12-1 against the spread in their last 16 Saturday games.
These are two very even teams that have the same record. This should be a very close game and will likely come down to the last possession. When its this close il side with the home team. Take Texas State to cover at home.