Georgia at Northwestern - 11/23/21 College Basketball Picks and Prediction
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Northwestern Wildcats (4-1) vs Georgia Bulldogs (2-3)
Game Info: Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at 5:00 pm (Prudential Center)
Betting Odds: Northwestern Wildcats -11 -- Over/Under: 139 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Northwestern Wildcats will go up against the Georgia Bulldogs in this college basketball matchup scheduled for Tuesday. Northwestern is an 11 point favorite and has been a high octane offense this season. The Bulldogs have struggled and are a game under .500 early on in the year.
Northwestern wasn’t able to remain undefeated on the young season as they lost to Providence 77-72 on Monday. Nate Watson scored 16 points to lead five in double figures as Providence never trailed on Monday night in the Roman Legends Classic.
The Northwestern Wildcats are led in scoring by senior forward Peter Nance who is averaging 18.4 points per game and 8 rebounds. Behind him Boo Buie with 16 points per outing for the Wildcats.
The Northwestern Wildcats are scoring 82.4 points per game and are shooting 48.9% from the field. The Wildcats are allowing opponents to score 61.2 points per game. The Wildcats are also 11th in the nation in assists per game with almost 20.
The Georgia Bulldogs moved to 2-3 after they dropped two in a row and three of its last four following a 65-55 to Virginia on Monday. Braelen Bridge led the Bulldogs in scoring with 14 points while Jailyn Ingram had 10 in 31 minutes of action for the Bulldogs. Georgia turned the ball over 16 times in comparison to Virginia’s 4 turnovers.
The Georgia Bulldogs are scoring 67 points per game on 43.5% shooting from the field. This Georgia Team is allowing opponents to 67.4 a game. They are led in scoring by Bridges who averages 14 points and 6 rebounds.
The under is 6-2-1 in the Georgia Bulldogs last 9 neutral site games as an underdog. The under is 4-0 in the Wildcats last 4 games following a ATS loss and in their last 4 games following a straight up loss.
The Northwestern Wildcats are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games following an ATS loss. The Bulldogs are 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. I like the Wildcats to cover in this spot as Georgia can not keep up with them offensively.