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Georgia State vs Auburn Pick & Preview: Wednesday, December 14th Betting Odds
Panthers vs Tigers Matchup at a Glance
- Sport: NCAAB
- Teams: Georgia State Panthers at Auburn Tigers
- Where: Auburn at Neville Arena
- Date: Wednesday, December 14th
- Betting Odds: Georgia State +21, GAST +1566 | AUBRN -6000 O/U 133.5
The Georgia State Panthers head into today’s game in what will be their 10th game of the season, posting a record of 5-4. So far, the Panthers have played 1 game on the road, with a record of 0-1. For the season, Georgia State has been the underdog in 3 games, sitting with a mark of 1-2. Currently, the oddsmakers have the lines set with the Panthers being +21 point underdogs.
Georgia State’s leading scorer this season is Dwon Odom who is averaging 16.11 points per contest. So far, Odom has accounted for 24.13% of the team’s scoring. In addition, he is contributing 5.67 rebounds per game and 3.11 assists. Ja’Heim Hudson is the second leading scorer for the Panthers, averaging 11.33 points per game. Between him and Hudson, they are accounting for 41.1% of the team’s scoring.
Offensive production has been hard to come by for Georgia State this season, as they are currently ranked 222nd in college basketball at 70.6 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 Panthers’ 3-point shooting percentage sits at just 32.9%, placing them 328th in the NCAA.
The Auburn Tigers head into today’s game in what will be their 10th game of the season, posting a record of 8-1. Currently, the Tigers have been the home team 6 times, sitting with a record of 6-0. The Tigers’ are sitting with a betting line that is -21 points in their favor. For the season, Auburn has been favored to win in 9 games, sitting with a mark of 8-1.
Auburn’s leading scorer this season is Wendell Green Jr. who is averaging 13.44 points per contest. So far, Jr. has accounted for 18.42% of the team’s scoring. In addition, he is contributing 4.11 rebounds per game and 3.89 assists. K.D. Johnson is the second leading scorer for the Tigers, averaging 10.89 points per game. Between him and Johnson, they are accounting for 33.3% of the team’s scoring.
Auburn comes into today’s matchup vs Georgia State, looking to continue their strong offensive play, as they are averaging 78.7 points per game. Through 9 games, they have hit 44.0% of their field goal attempts. In terms of pace, the Tigers’ have prefered to slow the game down, ranking 313rd in possessions per game.
Free Spread Prediction: Auburn Tigers -21
Auburn Tigers will tip off their matchup over Georgia State Panthers as the strong favorites to pick up the win with a point spread sitting at -21. Our analysis like’s Auburn’s chances to pull away with an easy win and cover the spread. When looking at how each team likes to play, both Auburn and Georgia State are near the NCAA average in possessions per game. We like how this scenario favors Auburn, as throughout the game their superior talent should come through in an easy win. Although the Tigers don’t have a great track record vs the spread as the betting favorite, going 2-3 (last 5), we like their chances to come away with the ATS win.