Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets - 1/13/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (11-5) at Notre Dame Fighting Irish (10-5)
College Basketball: Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at 9:00 pm (Joyce Center)
The Line: Notre Dame Fighting Irish -7 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish will face off against Georgia Tech this Wednesday.
The Notre Dame Irish come into this game with a 10-5 record and are currently 10th in the ACC. Notre Dame most recent game was a 86-82 loss to Pittsburgh. Demetrius Jackson who is averaging 17.1 points per game and 5.3 assists has led the Fighting Irish. Zach Auguste is second on the team with 13.3 points per game with 9.5 rebounds. The Fighting Irish will try to bounce back with a win against Georgia Tech.
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The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets come into this game with a 11-5 record and are currently 9th in the ACC. The Yellow Jackets most recent game was a big 68-64 win over Virginia. Through 16 games this games this season the leading scorer for Yellow Jackets has been Adam Smith who is averaging 14.8 points per game and 2.4 rebounds. Marcus Georges-Hunt is second on the team with 14.6 points per game and 3.3 rebounds.
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets are 8-0 against the spread in their last 8 Wednesday games. The Yellow Jackets are 6-2 against the spread in their last 8 games overall. Notre Dame is 1-5 against the spread in their last 6 games overall. The Fighting Irish are 0-4 against the spread in their last 4 home games.
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets are coming off of a big upset win over Virginia. I think Notre Dame being at home will result in a win for the Fighting Irish. I think Georgia Tech will have drop off after their big win. Take Notre Dame to cover at home.