Texas-Arlington vs. Georgia State - 2/20/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Georgia State (18-9) at Texas-Arlington (12-15)
College Basketball: Thursday, February 20, 2020 at 8:00 pm (College Park Center)
The Line: Texas-Arlington -1.5 -- Over/Under: 148.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Georgia State Panthers (18-9, CONF 11-5) and Texas-Arlington Mavericks (12-15, CONF 8-8) face off in a Sun Belt Conference showdown at College Park Center. The Panthers have won five games in a row over the Mavericks.
The Panthers have won three games in a row and they have covered the spread in all three of those games. In Georgia State’s last game against Coastal Carolina the offense put up 92 points and that led to a 12 point victory.
On the season the Panthers are averaging 78.1 points while the defense is giving up 73.5 points. Over the last five games Georgia State is averaging 80 points while the defense is giving up 75.6.The Panthers have a balanced attack with four players averaging over 11 points per game.
The Mavericks have been up and down this season but coming into this game they have won two games in a row. Texas-Arlington’s stats haven’t been terrible, and each of the last two games they have scored at least 76 points.
Texas-Arlington is led by David Azore who is averaging 14.2 points while shooting 44.3 percent from the field.
The Panthers are 7-2 ATS in their last nine Thursday games. Georgia State is 21-9-1 ATS in their last 31 games overall. The home team is 7-1 ATS in the last eight meetings between the Panthers and Mavericks. The over is 9-3 in the last 12 meetings played between the two teams.
The Mavericks have been playing better as of late, and they are going to need to find success in this game. Texas-Arlington’s offense is going to have success for the third game in a row, which will lead to a cover.