Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs. Wofford Terriers - 12/1/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wofford Terriers (2-3) at Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (4-2)
College Basketball: Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Hank McCarmish Pavilion)
The Line: Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets -9 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets and the Wofford Terriers face off on Tuesday in Atlanta on college basketball action.
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets are 4-2 this season and they are coming off of a 17-point loss to Villanova. Georgia Tech is averaging 82.5 points and they are shooting 47.5 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 72.7 points and their opponents are shooting 43.6 percent. Charles Mitchell leads the Yellow Jackets averaging 15.3 points and 12.5 rebounds per game. Marcus Georges-Hunt is averaging 15.3 points, Nick Jacobs is averaging 11.5 points and 5.7 rebounds, and Adam Smith is averaging 11.3 points. Georgia Tech appears to be an improved team that appears to be ready for a return to the national stage.
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The Wofford Terriers are 2-3 this season but they have won two of their last three games. Wofford is averaging 66.4 points and they are shooting 42 percent while defensively they are allowing 70.4 points and their opponents are shooting 49.8 percent. Spencer Collins leads the Terriers averaging 15.2 points per game. Justin Gordon is averaging 13.2 points, Fletcher Magee is averaging 11.8 points, and Eric Garcia is averaging 10.2 points. Wofford hasn’t looked good against the teams from the bigger conferences.
Georgia Tech is 5-1 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread, 13-5-1 against the spread in their last 19 games against a team with a losing record, and 7-3 against the spread following a loss. Wofford is 13-5 against the spread against the ACC and 4-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record.
This line seems low for this game with so many things in Georgia Tech’s favor so will have to go the opposite way and take the points with Wofford.