Alabama vs. Georgia - 2/21/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Georgia Bulldogs (16-9) at Alabama Crimson Tide (16-10)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 8:00 pm (Coleman Coliseum)
The Line: Alabama Crimson Tide -3.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Alabama Crimson Tide and the Georgia Bulldogs face off on Saturday at Coleman Coliseum in SEC college basketball.
The Alabama Crimson Tide are 16-10 this season and they have won three of their last five games. Alabama is averaging 67.3 points and they are shooting 43.9 percent while defensively they are allowing 63.4 points and their opponents are shooting 41.6 percent. Levi Randolph leads the Crimson Tide averaging 15 points and 5.1 rebounds per game. Ricky Tarrant is averaging 13.1 points, Rodney Cooper is averaging 10.2 points, and Shannon Hale is averaging 8.5 points. Alabama is 12-3 at home and 6-7 in the SEC.
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The Georgia Bulldogs are 16-9 this season and they have lost four of their last six games. Georgia is averaging 69 points and they are shooting 44.2 percent while defensively they are allowing 64.7 points and their opponents are shooting 39.3 percent. Marcus Thornton leads the Bulldogs averaging 12.4 points and 7.0 rebounds per game. Kenny Gaines is averaging 11.6 points, Charles Mann is averaging 11.5 points and 5.5 rebounds, and Namanja Djurisic is averaging 10.6 points. Georgia is 5-4 on the road and 7-6 in the SEC.
Alabama is 1-4 against the spread in their last five home games, 1-4 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread, and 7-16-2 against the spread following a win. Georgia is 6-1-1 against the spread in their last eight road games, 7-3-2 against the spread following a loss, and 31-15-1 against the spread against the SEC.
Georgia is fading and Alabama has been tough at home so I look for Alabama to cover the number here.