Georgetown at DePaul: 2/27/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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DePaul Blue Demons (4-11) vs Georgetown University Hoyas (7-11)
Game Info: Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 12:00 pm (Wintrust Arena)
Betting Odds: DePaul Blue Demons +1.5 -- Over/Under: 139 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Georgetown Hoyas and DePaul Blue Demons face off on Saturday in a college basketball showdown at Wintrust Arena.
The Georgetown Hoyas come into this game with a 7-11 record overall but coming into this game they have won two of their last three games. In the last game though against UConn, the offense scored only 57 points and that led to the 13 point loss. Georgetown on the season is averaging 71.3 points per game while their defense is giving up 73.2 points per game. Georgetown is shooting 42.5 percent from the field and 36.1 percent from behind the three point line. Guard Jahvon Blair has been the best player for Georgetown averaging 15.8 points while shooting 38.2 percent from the field and 33.3 percent from behind the three point line.
On the other side of this matchup is the DePaul Blue Demons who sit with a 4-11 record overall and they have lost six of the last seven games. In the last game against Creighton, the offense scored 53 points and that led to the blowout defeat. DePaul on the season is averaging 65.9 points per game while their defense is giving up 71.1 points per game. DePaul is shooting 42 percent from the field and 31.8 percent from behind the three point line. Charlie Moore has been the best player for DePaul averaging 14.2 points while shooting 40 percent from the field and 36.7 percent from behind the three point line.
Georgetown is 6-2 against the spread in their last eight games overall. The under is 12-1 in DePaul’s last 13 games overall. The under is 11-1 in DePaul’s last 12 games against the Big East.
If DePaul wants any chance to have success in this game they know they need to keep the pace of this game slow. Look for DePaul to really control the pace of play and even though it might not be enough to get the job done, it’s going to keep this game under the total.