Georgia vs. Ole Miss - 1/20/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Mississippi Rebels (11-6) at Georgia Bulldogs (11-5)
College Basketball: Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Stegeman Coliseum)
The Line: Georgia Bulldogs -5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: SEC Network
The Georgia Bulldogs and the Ole Miss Rebels face off on Tuesday at Stegeman Coliseum in SEC college basketball action.
The Georgia Bulldogs are 11-5 this season and are coming off of back-to-back wins. UGA is averaging 72.7 points and they are shooting 46.1 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 65.7 points and their opponents are shooting 39.3 percent. Marcus Thornton leads the Bulldogs averaging 13.9 points and 7.5 rebounds per game. Kenny Gaines is averaging 12.4 points, Charles Mann is averaging 11.7 points and 5.5 rebounds, and Nemanja Djurisic is averaging 11.1 points and 5.1 rebounds. Georgia is 8-1 at home this season.
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The Ole Miss Rebels are 11-6 this season and they have won two of their last three games. Mississippi is averaging 74.9 points and they are shooting 43.9 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 67 points and their opponents are shooting 38.2 percent. Stefan Moody is averaging 14.9 points per game to lead the Rebels. Jarvis Summers is averaging 13.6 points, LaDarius White is averaging 11.9 points, and Sebastian Saiz is averaging 7.5 points. Ole Miss is 3-2 on the road this season.
Georgia is 7-2-2 against the spread in their last 11 games, 5-2 against the spread following a win, and 5-2-1 against the spread against the SEC. Ole Miss is 4-0-1 against the spread in their last five road games, 6-1 against the spread in their last seven games, and 4-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record. The road team is 4-1 against the spread in the last five meetings of these two.
I see Georgia winning a tight one so I am going to take the points.