Georgetown Hoyas vs. Brown Bears - 12/7/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Brown Bears (3-5) at Georgetown Hoyas (4-3)
College Basketball: Monday, December 7, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Verizon Center)
The Line: Georgetown Hoyas -18.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: FOX Sports 2
The Brown Bears will travel to play the Georgetown Hoyas in a non-conference game on Monday.
The Georgetown Hoyas are 4-3 and are coming off of a win against Syracuse by a score of 79-72. Georgetown led by 12-points at halftime and was able to hold off a late Syracuse rally for the win. Bradley Hayes led Georgetown with 21 points and 8 rebounds. Marcus Derrickson added 13 points and 10 rebounds for Georgetown. Georgetown out rebounded their opponent by a total of 35-32 and had 16 assists in their victory. Georgetown is averaging 75.7 points per game while giving up 67.4 points per game. Georgetown is also averaging 36.1 rebounds per game and 14.1 assists per game. D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera is averaging 15 points per game and 4 assists per game for Georgetown. Bradley Hayes is averaging 11.9 points per game and 6.3 rebounds per game for Georgetown. Georgetown is shooting 75% on free throws, 36.2% on three-pointers, and 47% on all field goal attempts.
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The Brown Bears are 3-5 and are coming off of a win against Bryant by a score of 76-68. Brown jumped out to a 16-point lead in the second half and cruised for the victory. Tavon Blackmon had 19 points and 3 assists for Brown in this game. Justin Massey added 19 points and 5 rebounds for Brown. Brown out rebounded their opponent by a total of 44-41 and had 17 assists in their victory. Brown is averaging 72.4 points per game while giving up 74.8 points per game. Brown is also averaging 37.1 rebounds per game and 16.5 assists per game. Cedric Kuakumensah is averaging 13 points per game and 10.1 rebounds per game. Tavon Blackmon is averaging 10.5 points per game and 4.4 assists per game. Brown is shooting 69.8% on free throws, 33.9% on three-pointers, and 42.1% on all field goal attempts.
Brown is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 non-conference games. Brown is 1-7 ATS in their last 8 Monday games. The over is 21-6 in Brown’s last 27 games. Georgetown is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 non-conference games. Georgetown is 8-2 ATS in their last 10 Monday games. The over is 7-3 in Georgetown’s last 10 non-conference games.
Georgetown is the clear better squad in this game and is coming off of a huge win against Syracuse. Georgetown has also been playing better defense than Brown has this season. Brown has struggled with a few teams this season and I think Georgetown will be too much for them here.