VCU vs. George Mason - 2/12/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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George Mason Patriots (13-10) at VCU Rams (17-6)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 7:00 pm (Stuart Siegel Center)
The Line: VCU Rams -15 -- Over/Under: 139.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The George Mason Patriots and VCU Rams meet Wednesday in college basketball action at the Stuart C. Siegel Center.
The George Mason Patriots need to snap a four-game losing streak. The George Mason Patriots are averaging 68 points on 41.7 percent shooting and allowing 68 points on 42.9 percent shooting. Javon Greene is averaging 14.5 points and 5.8 rebounds while Jordan Miller is averaging 12.2 points and 4.7 rebounds. AJ Wilson is the third double-digit scorer and Jamal Hartwell II is grabbing 1.8 rebounds. The George Mason Patriots are shooting 30.9 percent from beyond the arc and 70 percent from the free throw line. The George Mason Patriots are allowing 32 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.7 rebounds per game. The George Mason Patriots have lost four straight road games.
The VCU Rams look for a win after winning five of their last six games. The VCU Rams are averaging 72.8 points on 43.8 percent shooting and allowing 63.4 points on 40.7 percent shooting. Marcus Santos-Silva is averaging 12.7 points and 8.7 rebounds while De'Riante Jenkins is averaging 10.9 points and 2.2 assists. Marcus Evans is the third double-digit scorer and Nah'Shon Hyland is grabbing 2.1 rebounds. The VCU Rams are shooting 35.6 percent from beyond the arc and 71.7 percent from the free throw line. The VCU Rams are allowing 32.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.7 rebounds per game. The VCU Rams have won five of their last six home games.
The Patriots are 0-3-1 ATS in their last 4 road games and 0-3-1 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The Rams are 6-21 ATS in their last 27 Wednesday games and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The over is 11-4 in Patriots last 15 road games. The over is 3-0-1 in Rams last 4 overall. The road team is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings. The favorite is 6-1-1 ATS in the last 8 meetings.
The George Mason Patriots lose on the road by an average of 10.9 points and shoot 38.8 percent from the field, and they're a brutal 1-5-1 ATS on the road as well. The VCU Rams are just 9-14 ATS on the season, but they win at home by an average of 15.4 points, and they crushed George Mason on the road last month. VCU should be able to cruise in this contest.