LSU Tigers (14-6) at Georgia Bulldogs (13-9)
College Basketball: Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 7:00 pm (Stegeman Coliseum)
The Line: Georgia Bulldogs +5 -- Over/Under: 164 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The LSU Tigers and Georgia Bulldogs meet Tuesday in college basketball action at the Stegeman Coliseum.
The LSU Tigers look to build on their three-game winning streak. The LSU Tigers are averaging 83.1 points on 47.5 percent shooting and allowing 74.4 points on 41.9 percent shooting. Cameron Thomas is averaging 21.6 points and 2.8 rebounds while Trendon Watford is averaging 18.8 points and 6.3 rebounds. Ja’Vonte Smart is the third double-digit scorer and Darius Days is grabbing 4.4 rebounds. The LSU Tigers are shooting 35.1 percent from beyond the arc and 76 percent from the free throw line. The LSU Tigers are allowing 30.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.2 rebounds per game.
The Georgia Bulldogs look for a win after splitting their last 12 games. The Georgia Bulldogs are averaging 77.5 points on 46.2 percent shooting and allowing 71.1 points on 45.6 percent shooting. KD Johnson is averaging 14.1 points and 0.8 assists while Sahvir Wheeler is averaging 13.6 points and 3.4 rebounds. Toumani Camara is the third double-digit scorer and Andrew Garcia is grabbing 4.3 rebounds. The Georgia Bulldogs are shooting 31.5 percent from beyond the arc and 69.8 percent from the free throw line. The Georgia Bulldogs are allowing 33.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.6 rebounds per game.
The Tigers are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 Tuesday games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Bulldogs are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 Tuesday games and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The over is 7-3 in Tigers last 10 overall. The under is 3-1-1 in Bulldogs last 5 home games. The underdog is 9-2-1 ATS in the last 12 meetings.
The LSU Tigers have been head and shoulders the better team this season and they win in the favorite role by an average of 18.8 points while shooting 49.9 percent from the field. The Georgia Bulldogs continue to be hit or miss, they struggle defensively and they're losing their last five games by an average of seven points. LSU should have a field day offensively, covering the reasonable number.