Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs. Tulane Green Wave - 11/26/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Tulane Green Wave (1-4) at Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (3-1)
College Basketball: Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 7:30 pm (Hank McCarmish Pavilion)
The Line: Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets -8 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Tulane Green Wave will travel to play the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in a non-conference college basketball game.
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets are 3-1 this season after beating Sam Houston State by a score of 81-73 in their last game. Georgia Tech led by 20 points at halftime, but gave up over 50 points in the second half. Ben Lammers led Georgia Tech with 19 points and 8 rebounds in this game. Georgia Tech shot 52.9% on field goals, while shooting 54.5% on three-pointers in their win. Georgia Tech is averaging 72.3 points per game while giving up 64.3 points per game. Georgia Tech is also averaging 38.8 rebounds per game and 14.8 assists per game. Tadric Jackson is averaging 17.3 points and 3 rebounds per game, while Ben Lammers is averaging 17.3 points, 10.5 rebounds, and 6 blocks per game for the Yellow Jackets. Georgia Tech is shooting 46.9% on field goals, 61.8% on free throws, and 34.8% on three-pointers.
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The Tulane Green Wave are 1-4 this season after losing to Missouri by a score of 67-62 in their last game. Tulane led by 10 points at halftime but gave up 45 points in the second half to let the win slip away. Cameron Reynolds led Tulane with 18 points and 6 rebounds in their win. Tulane shot 33.3% on field goals, while shooting 47.4% on three-pointers in this game. Tulane is averaging 74.2 points per game while giving up 81.4 points per game. Tulane is also averaging 35.8 rebounds per game and 13.8 assists per game. Cameron Reynolds is averaging 17.6 points and 6.4 rebounds per game, while Melvin Frazier is averaging 10 points and 4.2 rebounds per game for Tulane. Tulane is shooting 39.4% on field goals, 72.4% on free throws, and 39.5% on three-pointers.
Tulane is 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 games and 3-7-1 ATS in their last 11 games following an ATS loss. The under is 9-4 in Tulane’s last 13 Saturday games. Georgia Tech is 8-3-1 ATS in their last 12 games against a team with a winning percentage below .400. The under is 5-1 in Georgia Tech’s last 6 games.
Tulane has struggled this season and is giving up over 80 points per game, while Georgia Tech has played much better defense this season. Georgia Tech is averaging more rebounds per game and has been the better shooting team. I like the Yellow Jackets here.