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Ole Miss vs Georgia Pick & Preview: Tuesday, February 7th Betting Odds
Rebels vs Bulldogs Matchup at a Glance
- Sport: NCAAB
- Teams: Ole Miss Rebels at Georgia Bulldogs
- Where: Athens at Stegeman Coliseum
- Date: Tuesday, February 7th
- Betting Odds: Ole Miss +1.5, MISS +104 | GA -127 O/U 137.5
Ole Miss will take the floor against the Bulldogs with an overall record of 9-14. So far, the Rebels have played 9 games on the road, with a record of 2-7. For the season, Ole Miss has been the underdog in 11 games, sitting with a mark of 0-11. Currently, the oddsmakers have the lines set with the Rebels being +1.5 point underdogs.
Ole Miss will be counting on another strong performance from the team’s leading scorer Matthew Murrell who is averaging 14.65 points per game for the Rebels. Murrell is also important to the team’s ability to score on the perimeter. So far, he leads the team in 3-point shots made. Also key to the Rebels’ offensive game plan is the play of Jaemyn Brakefield who has hit 52.3% of his field goal attempts on his way to averaging 9.52 points per game.
Offensive production has been hard to come by for Ole Miss this season, as they are currently ranked 297th in college basketball at 68.1 points per game. A major reason for low scoring totals is the fact that they have played at a below average pace, and have struggled to knock down outside shots. As a team, the Rebels’ 3-point shooting percentage sits at just 32.6%, placing them 340th in the NCAA.
Heading into today’s matchup vs Ole Miss, the Georgia Bulldogs will be taking the floor for the 24th time this season and have an overall record of 14-9. Currently, the Bulldogs have been the home team 14 times, sitting with a record of 12-2. The Bulldogs’ are sitting with a betting line that is -1.5 points in their favor. For the season, Georgia has been favored to win in 11 games, sitting with a mark of 10-1.
Georgia will be dealing with a key absence in this matchup vs Ole Miss, as their leading scorer, <__main__.PlayerInfoClass object at 0x7fcd76b580a0> will be unavailable. The Bulldogs’ will be looking to replace his 14.95 points per game, which accounts for 19.59% of the team’s scoring. Kario Oquendo will need to take on a bigger role for the Bulldogs’ offense, as he is 2nd on the team at 12.35 points per game. So far, Oquendo has connected on 39.8% of his field goal attempts.
Offensive production has been hard to come by for Georgia this season, as they are currently ranked 244th in college basketball at 69.8 points per game. A major reason for low scoring totals is the fact that they have played at a below average pace, and have struggled to knock down outside shots. As a team, the Bulldogs’ 3-point shooting percentage sits at just 32.4%, placing them 349th in the NCAA.
Free Spread Prediction: Ole Miss Rebels +1.5
In today’s matchup, our analysis has identified the best bet as an opportunity to bet on a road underdog. Coming into the game, the Georgia Bulldogs are the betting favorite with a point spread set at -1.5. However, we anticipate Ole Miss putting up a strong fight and see them covering the spread. It is likely, the the public is going to side heavily with the Bulldogs as the favorite. But, we see this line being set too high and like the value of taking the Rebels to cover.