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American University vs Georgetown Pick & Preview: Wednesday, November 23rd Betting Odds
Eagles vs Hoyas Matchup at a Glance
- Sport: NCAAB
- Teams: American University Eagles at Georgetown Hoyas
- Where: Washington at Capital One Arena
- Date: Wednesday, November 23rd
- Betting Odds: American University +14, AMERCN +725 | GEORGE -1231 O/U 138.5
Through 4 games, the American University Eagles have an overall record of 2-2. On the road, the Eagles will be playing their 3rd games of the season, having gone 1-2. So far, the Eagles have been the underdog 3 times, going 1-2 straight up. Heading into today’s contest, they are the +14 underdogs on the spread.
American University’s leading scorer this season is Matt Rogers who is averaging 10.5 points per contest. So far, Rogers has accounted for 16.54% of the team’s scoring. In addition, he is contributing 5.5 rebounds per game and 1.5 assists. Elijah Stephens is the second leading scorer for the Eagles, averaging 9.5 points per game. Between him and Stephens, they are accounting for 31.5% of the team’s scoring.
Offensive production has been hard to come by for American University this season, as they are currently ranked 414th in college basketball at 63.5 points per game. A major reason for low scoring totals is the fact that that have played at a below average pace, and have struggled to knock down outside shots. As a team, the Eagles’ 3-point shooting percentage sits at just 33.1%, placing them 316th in the NCAA.
The Georgetown Hoyas head into today’s game in what will be their 6th game of the season, posting a record of 3-2. Currently, the Hoyas have been the home team 4 times, sitting with a record of 3-1. The Hoyas’ are sitting with a betting line that is -14 points in their favor. For the season, Georgetown has been favored to win in 4 games, sitting with a mark of 3-1.
Georgetown’s leading scorer this season is Amir Spears who is averaging 16.6 points per contest. So far, Spears has accounted for 21.34% of the team’s scoring. In addition, he is contributing 3.4 rebounds per game and 3.8 assists. Brandon Murray is the second leading scorer for the Hoyas, averaging 15.4 points per game. Between him and Murray, they are accounting for 41.1% of the team’s scoring.
Offensive production has been hard to come by for Georgetown this season, as they are currently ranked 218th in college basketball at 70.7 points per game. A major reason for low scoring totals is the fact that that have played at a below average pace, and have struggled to knock down outside shots. As a team, the Hoyas’ 3-point shooting percentage sits at just 34.2%, placing them 236th in the NCAA.
Free Spread Prediction: Georgetown Hoyas -14
When analyzing this matchup between the Georgetown Hoyas and the American University Eagles, we see grabbing Georgetown to come out on top and cover the spread. The oddsmakers have the Georgetown as the heavy favorite with a point spread sitting at -14. Not only only do we like the Georgetown’s historical performance as the favorite, as they are 2-3 vs the spread in their last 5 games when favored to win. But, they are matched up against a team that plays a similar style of basketball. So far, both Georgetown and American University are near the NCAA average in possessions per game. Before tip-off, go ahead and get your bet down on the Georgetown to win and cover the spread.
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