Georgetown Hoyas vs. St. John's Red Storm - 2/8/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
St. John's Red Storm (7-17) at Georgetown Hoyas (13-11)
College Basketball: Monday, February 8, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Verizon Center)
The Line: Georgetown Hoyas -15 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Georgetown Hoyas will host the St Johns Red Storm this Monday.
The Georgetown Hoyas come into this game with a 13-11 record and are currently 6th in the Big East. The Hoyas have lost their past 3 games with their most recent game being a 69-61 loss to Seton Hall. Through 24 games this season the leading scorer for the Hoyas has been D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera who is averaging 16.4 points per game and 4.5 assists. L.J. Peak is second on the team with 11.0 points per game and 3.3 rebounds.
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The St John’s Red Storm come into this game with a 7-17 record and are currently 10th in the Big East. The Red Storm have lost their last 14 games in a row with their most recent being a 89-56 loss to Butler. Through 24 games this season the leading scorer for the Red Storm has been Durand Johnson who is averaging 12.1 points per game and 4.2 rebounds. Federico Mussini is second on the team with 12.0 points per game and 2.6 rebounds.
St. John’s Red Storm is 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games following a double-digit loss at home. The Red Storm are 3-9 against the spread in their last 12 road games. Georgetown are 0-5 against the spread in their last 5 games overall. The Hoyas are 2-9 against the spread in their last 11 home games vs. a team with a losing road record.
The Georgetown Hoyas have been struggling lately losing their past 3 games. Fortunately they will face a St Johns team who has lost their past 14 games. Georgetown should win this game easily but 15 is alot of points and i think the Red Storm can cover that.