Ole Miss vs. Georgia - 2/25/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Georgia Bulldogs (17-9) at Mississippi Rebels (19-8)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 9:00 pm (Tad Smith Coliseum)
The Line: Mississippi Rebels -4.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: SEC Network
The Ole Miss Rebels and the Georgia Bulldogs face off on Wednesday at Tad Smith Coliseum in SEC college basketball action.
The Ole Miss Rebels are 19-8 this season and they have won eight of their last nine games. Ole Miss is averaging 73 points and they are shooting 43.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 66.3 points and their opponents are shooting 39.8 percent. Stefan Moody leads the Rebels averaging 16.4 points per game. Jarvis Summers is averaging 12.2 points, Ladarius White is averaging 11 points, and Sebastian Saiz is averaging 7.3 points. Ole Miss is 9-5 at home and 10-4 in the SEC.
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The Georgia Bulldogs are 17-9 this season and they have won three of their last five games. Georgia is averaging 68.9 points and they are shooting 43.9 percent while defensively they are allowing 64.7 points and their opponents are shooting 39.2 percent. Marcus Thornton leads the Bulldogs averaging 12.3 points and 6.9 rebounds per game. Charles Mann is averaging 11.6 points and 5.4 rebounds, Kenny Gaines is averaging 11.5 points, and Nemanja Djurisic is averaging 10.7 points. Georgia is 6-4 on the road and 8-6 in the SEC.
Ole Miss is 5-2 against the spread against the SEC, 5-0 against the spread following a game that they didn’t cover the point spread, and 5-2 against the spread in their last seven games. Georgia is 7-1-1 against the spread in their last nine road games, 5-2 against the spread following a win, and 5-2 against the spread following a win. The underdog has covered the point spread in five of the last seven meetings of these two.
My free pick in this one is on the total so please check back when the totals are posted.