Georgia Tech vs. North Carolina State - 1/31/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
North Carolina State Wolfpack (13-9) at Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (10-10)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 12:00 pm (Hank McCarmish Pavilion)
The Line: Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets 0 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets and the NC State Wolfpack face off on Saturday at Hank McCarmish Pavilion is ACC college basketball action.
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets are 10-10 this season and they are coming off of a win over Miami that ended a seven game losing streak. GT is averaging 63.8 points and they are shooting 41.4 percent while defensively they are allowing 62.9 points and their opponents are shooting 42.8 percent. Marcus Georges-Hunt leads the Yellow Jackets averaging 13.5 points and 5.5 rebounds. Charles Mitchell is averaging 9.6 points, Demarco Cox is averaging 8.7 points and 6.0 rebounds, and Quinton Stephens is averaging 6.9 points. Georgia Tech is 6-4 at home and 1-7 in the ACC.
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The NC State Wolfpack are 13-7 this season and they have lost four of their last five games. NC State is averaging 71.6 points and they are shooting 45.1 percent while defensively they are allowing 65.1 points and their opponents shoot 39.8 percent. Trevor Lacey leads the Wolfpack averaging 16.5 points per game. Ralston Turner is averaging 13.2 points, Anthony Barber is averaging 10 points, and Kyle Washington is averaging 7.6 points. NC State is 1-3 o the road and 4-5 I the ACC.
Georgia Tech is 4-1 against the spread following a win, 5-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record, and 9-3 against the spread against the ACC. NC State is 6-1-2 against the spread in their last nine road games, 19-7-1 against the spread against the ACC, and 5-2-1 against the spread in their last eight games. He road team is 7-1-1 against the spread in the last nine meetings of these two.
This game is listed as a pick and as impressive as GT was last time out, their overall season has been not impressive at all and I see NC State just having the better talent.