Appalachian State at Georgia State: 2/23/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
Photo by Rob Kinnan-USA TODAY Sports
Georgia State Panthers (11-5) vs Appalachian State Mountaineers (12-9)
Game Info: Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 5:00 pm (GSU Sports Arena)
Betting Odds: Georgia State Panthers -6.5 -- Over/Under: 141.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
Where to Watch: ESPN+ Stream College Basketball all season on ESPN+. Sign up now!
The Appalachian State Mountaineers and Georgia State Panthers face off on Tuesday in a college basketball showdown at GSU Sports Arena.
The Appalachian State Mountaineers come into this game with a 12-9 record overall and they have lost four games in a row. In the last game against South Alabama, the offense could only score 54 points and that led to a two point defeat. App State on the season is averaging 66.9 points while their defense is giving up 67.2 points per game. The Mountaineers are shooting 40.9 percent from the field and 31.5 percent from behind the three point line. Appalachian State needs the offense to be good in this game to find some success. Guard Donovan Gregory has been the best player for Appalachian State averaging 11.6 points while shooting 52.4 percent from the field and 27.3 percent from behind the three point line.
On the other side of this matchup is Georgia State Panthers who sit with an 11-5 record overall and they have won three games in a row. In the last game against Troy the defense was good giving up only 53 points and that led to a 12 point victory. Georgia State is averaging 75.8 points per game while their defense is giving up 74 points per game. Georgia State is shooting 45.3 percent from the field and 31.5 percent from behind the three point line. Guard Corey Allen has been the best player for Georgia State averaging 15.3 points while shooting 48.3 percent from the field and 43.2 percent from behind the three point line.
Georgia State is 4-10 against the spread in their last 14 games against the Sun Belt. The under is 7-3 in Georgia State’s last 10 games overall. The home team is 9-3 against the spread in the last 12 meetings played between the two teams.
Georgia State is playing better basketball right now and they are going to have no issue getting the job done in this game. Back Georgia State against the spread.