Georgia Southern Eagles vs. Georgia State Panthers - 2/23/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Georgia State Panthers (14-11) at Georgia Southern Eagles (12-14)
College Basketball: Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 6:00 pm (Hanner Fieldhouse)
The Line: Georgia Southern Eagles -1.5 -- Over/Under: 134.5 See the Latest Odds
The Georgia Southern Eagles will host the Georgia State Panthers this Tuesday.
The Georgia Southern Eagles come into this game with a 12-14 record and are currently 5th in the Sun Belt Conference. The Eagles have been playing well lately winning 5 out of their last 7 games. Through 26 games this season the leading scorer for the Eagles has been Tookie Brown who is averaging 18.0 points per game and 3.2 assists. Mike Hughes is second on the team with 14.3 points per game and 4.9 rebounds.
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The Georgia State Panthers come into this game with a 14-11 record and are currently 6th in the Sun Belt Conference. The Panthers have been struggling winning only 1 out of their last 5 games. Through 25 games this season the leading scorer for the Panthers has been Jeremy Hollowell who is averaing 14.8 points per game and 4.7 rebounds. Kevin Ware is second on the team with 12.2 points per game and 3.8 rebounds.
The Georgia State Panthers are 0-5 against the spread in their last 5 road games. The Panthers are 0-6-1 against the spread in their last 7 games vs. a team with a losing record. Georgia Southern is 9-2 against the spread in their last 11 games overall. The Eagles are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 home games.
Georgia Southern have found their stride lately winning 5 out of their last 7 games. Georgia State on the other hand has lost 4 out of their last 5. I think Georgia Southern wins this game at home because they are playing much better basketball.