UNC Greenboro vs. Georgetown: NCAA Basketball Betting Picks and Game Predictions
Patrick Ewing and the Georgetown Hoyas are home Saturday afternoon.
Georgetown took off following a split last weekend in new york at the 2K Empire Classic, along with when they are paid a visit by UNC Greensboro the Hoyas look to get back into the swing of things.
This one is readily available for your viewing pleasure on FS2, and BetOnline introduced the Hoyas as 81/2-point favorites. The groups are sporting contrasting tendencies in the whole column, and will play into a 1401/2-point total on Saturday.
The Spartans are brought by wes Miller off their first Southern Conference battle to the capital of the nation. Lined as 191/2-point chalk Sunday, UNCG was pushed by the Keydets until the final 31/2 minutes when the Spartans pulled away.
It is a team that just missed out on a second consecutive trip to the NCAA’s last season, and lost leading scorer Francis Alonso who dropped 17.6 PPG. Kaleb Hunter along with isaiah Miller have selected up Alonso’s missing offense and shaped an backcourt duo. Is in the very line, ranking down close to the base of the column reaching at a little less than 57% of the free-throws The place where the Spartans have struggled.
You figure Georgetown won’t be reluctant to send UNCG into the charity strip given Patrick Ewing. They Hoyas stayed inside the school basketball chances in the championship match against Duke, and loved a powerful upset against Texas to begin weekend’s tourney in Madison Square Garden.
A couple of dozen turnovers — that have been a problem all season — and being dominated on the glass proved to be Georgetown’s downturn in the loss to the Blue Devils. Omer Yurtseven continued his strong start after moving from NC State, the 7-footer scoring 16.5 per game and yanking 9.8 rebounds.
This is the third time the schools have met, and the past two matchups in 2011 and 2016 additionally took place in DC. If this assembly is anything like the past two, it won’t be a lot of game with Georgetown winning you by 41 and another by 22 points, every one of those competitions staying’below’ the totals.
The Hoyas need to utilize this matchup protect the ball ahead of a trip south and to get back into a great rhythm a week to take on Oklahoma State and SMU. On the’, my free NCAA basketball choice is going to be with no lean on the disperse below’
Free NCAAB Select: Beneath 140.5 (-110) at BetOnline
Willie’s NCAAB season picks listing: 12-12 (-0.50 units)