Georgia State vs. Arkansas State - 1/31/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Arkansas State Red Wolves (9-11) at Georgia State Panthers (14-7)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 2:00 pm (GSU Sports Arena)
The Line: Georgia State Panthers -15 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Georgia State Panthers and the Arkansas State Red Wolves face off on Saturday at GSU Sports Arena in Sun Belt Conference college basketball action.
The Georgia State Panthers are 14-7 this season and they have won five of their last six games. GSU is averaging 74 points and they are shooting 48.9 percent while defensively they are allowing 66 points and their opponents are shooting 40.1 percent. Ryan Harrow is averaging 20.6 points per game to lead the Panthers. R.J Hunter is averaging 20.4 points, Kevin Ware is averaging 8.4 points, and Markus Crider is averaging 7.9 points and 6.1 rebounds. Georgia State is 8-1 at home and 7-3 in Sun Belt play.
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The Arkansas State Red Wolves are 9-10 this season and they have lost three of their last four games. ASU is averaging 65.1 points and they are shooting 41 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 67.6 points and their opponents are shooting 41 percent. Cameron Golden leads the Red Wolves averaging 15 points per game. Anthony Livingston is averaging 14.9 points and 9.4 rebounds, Sean Gardener is averaging 13 points, and Nouhoum Boucoum and P.J. Hardwick are averaging 6.2 points each. Arkansas State is 6-5 on the road and 4-6 in the Sun Belt.
Georgia State is 4-1 against the spread in their last five games, 1-5 against the spread in Saturday games, and 0-4 against the spread against a team with a losing record. Arkansas State is 3-7-1 against the spread in their last 11 games, 3-9 against the spread following a game that they didn’t cover the point spread, and 5-15-1 against the spread against the Sun Belt.
I see Georgia State winning here but this number looks to be too big so I will take the points with Arkansas State.