LSU Tigers vs. Georgia Bulldogs - 1/26/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Georgia Bulldogs (11-6) at LSU Tigers (12-7)
College Basketball: Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at 9:00 pm (Pete Maravich Assembly Center)
The Line: LSU Tigers -6 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The LSU Tigers will host the Georgia Bulldogs this Tuesday.
The LSU Tigers come into this game with a 12-7 record and are currently 4th in the SEC. The Tigers have won 3 out of their last 4 games with their most recent game being a 72-70 win over Alabama. Through 19 games this season the leading scorer for the Tigers has been Ben Simmons who is averaging 19.6 points per game and 5.1 assists. Keith Hornsby is second on the team with 13.5 points per game and 2.3 rebounds.
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The Georgia Bulldogs come into this game with a 11-6 record and are currently 6th in the SEC. The Bulldogs have won their past 2 games against Missouri and Arkansas. Through 17 games this season the leading scorer for the Bulldogs has been Yante Maten who is averaging 16.2 points per game and 7.9 rebounds. J.J. Frazier is second on the team with 15.7 points per game and 4.9 rebounds with 4.2 assists. The Bulldogs will try to keep it rolling with a big win over LSU on the road.
The Georgia Bulldogs are 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 games overall. The Bulldogs are 2-5 against the spread in their last 7 road games. The LSU are 0-5 against the spread in their last 5 games overall. The Tigers are 0-5 against the spread in their last 5 games vs. SEC opponents.
The Georgia Bulldogs won their past 2 games and will now have to play a LSU team that can be very hard to beat at home. LSU has been playing well lately and they have Ben Simmons the best player in the nation. Look for Simmons to have another dominant game and beat the Bulldogs.